How to Get a Job in a Water Laboratory

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Career information:
– Denise Li is a Water Biologist II based at City of Los Angeles, LA Sanitation’s Hyperion Water Reclamation Facility in Playa Del Rey
– Minimum entry-level job requirements: Bachelor’s or Associates degrees in biology, chemistry, natural sciences or similar degrees. Take an internship in a water laboratory for a public agency or at a private company.
– Laboratory Analyst Certification –
– Salaries for Water Laboratory professionals in California are ,000-0,000 (CAWaterJobs)


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