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Methane/Landfill Gas Collection System Operators


Methane/landfill gas collection system operators are responsible for monitoring the daily operations of landfill gas projects. They oversee landfill gas extraction systems, tracking the levels of gas in landfills and extracting gas when the levels reach certain heights. They record data and develop schedules and budgets for landfill gas collection operations. There are about 168,400 industrial production managers employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree




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