MCC Campus(s): Blue River, Longview, Maple Woods, Penn Valley
BR-Donald Miller, 604.6662
LV-Moira Frey, 604.2341
MW-Nelson Borys, 604.3130
PV-Nick Lahue, 604.4211
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Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or chemical experiments in
laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge.
Sample of reported job titles: Chemist, Research Chemist, Air Quality Chemist, Analytical Chemist, Scientist, Sanitary
Chemist, Product Development Chemist, Quality Control Chemist, Analytical Specialist,
Environmental Chemist. Most occupations in this area require a Bachelor's degree or
- Analyzing Data or Information - Identifying the underlying principles, reasons, or
facts of information by breaking down information or data into separate parts.
- Processing Information - Compiling, coding, categorizing, calculating, tabulating,
auditing, or verifying information or data.
- Documenting/Recording Information - Entering, transcribing, recording, storing, or
maintaining information in written or electronic/magnetic form.
- Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards - Using relevant information
and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws,
regulations, or standards.
- Interacting With Computers - Using computers and computer systems (including hardware
and software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data, or process
- Estimating the Quantifiable Characteristics of Products, Events, or Information -
Estimating sizes, distances, and quantities; or determining time, costs, resources,
or materials needed to perform a work activity.
- Making Decisions and Solving Problems - Analyzing information and evaluating results
to choose the best solution and solve problems.
- Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material - Inspecting equipment, structures,
or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
- Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge - Keeping up-to-date technically and applying
new knowledge to your job.
- Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events - Identifying information by categorizing,
estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances