Collect and test samples to monitor results of nuclear experiments and contamination of humans, facilities, and environment.
What you can expect to experience while on the job
Employment of nuclear technicians is projected to decline 12 percent from 2020 to 2030. Despite declining employment, about 700 openings for nuclear technicians are projected each year, on average, over the decade. All of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to other occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.Read More
Gray states indicate no data available
People in this career achieve this level of education.
Select major to see colleges that offer it
Skills helpful in this career