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Occupation Description:
  All business operations specialists not listed separately.
  Specialized Occupations:
   Sustainability Specialists (ONET code: 13-1199.05)
  Occupation Description:
  Address organizational sustainability issues, such as waste stream management, green building practices, and green procurement plans.
  Typical Tasks:
  • Develop sustainability project goals, objectives, initiatives, or strategies in collaboration with other sustainability professionals.
  • Monitor or track sustainability indicators, such as energy usage, natural resource usage, waste generation, and recycling.
  • Assess or propose sustainability initiatives, considering factors such as cost effectiveness, technical feasibility, and acceptance.
  • Provide technical or administrative support for sustainability programs or issues.
  • Review and revise sustainability proposals or policies.
  • Develop reports or presentations to communicate the effectiveness of sustainability initiatives.
  • Create or maintain plans or other documents related to sustainability projects.
  • Administration and Management - Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources..
  • Law and Government - Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, agency rules, and the democratic political process..
  • Education and Training - Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects..
  • English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar..
  • Building and Construction - Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads..
  • Customer and Personal Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction..
  • Communications and Media - Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods. This includes alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media..
  * Online Merchants (ONET code: 13-1199.06)
  * Security Management Specialists (ONET code: 13-1199.07)
  * Business Continuity Planners (ONET code: 13-1199.04)
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Wage Information:
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $90,685.00 $43.60 $28.30 $32.08 - $52.08
Bridgeport/Stamford $104,535.00 $50.26 $32.09 $39.15 - $63.50
Danbury $88,911.00 $42.75 $26.65 $32.23 - $50.37
Hartford $87,177.00 $41.92 $28.56 $31.94 - $49.41
New Haven $86,147.00 $41.42 $27.92 $31.72 - $48.78
New London/Norwich $84,087.00 $40.43 $24.88 $30.07 - $49.41
Waterbury $76,316.00 $36.69 $23.07 $27.08 - $44.10
Torrington $69,574.00 $33.45 $22.78 $26.05 - $37.50
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