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Natural Sciences Managers - 11-9121.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Environmental Program Manager
  • Fisheries Director
  • Health Sciences Manager
  • Laboratory Manager
  • Natural Science Manager
  • Research Manager
  • Research and Development Director
  • Senior Investigator
  • Senior Scientist
  • Water Team Leader

SOC Occupation Groups

11-0000 Management Occupations
11-9000 Other Management Occupations
11-9120 Natural Sciences Managers
11-9121.00 Natural Sciences Managers

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Tasks

  • Advise or assist in obtaining patents or meeting other legal requirements.
  • Conduct own research in field of expertise.
  • Confer with scientists, engineers, regulators, or others to plan or review projects or to provide technical assistance.
  • Design or coordinate successive phases of problem analysis, solution proposals, or testing.
  • Determine scientific or technical goals within broad outlines provided by top management and make detailed plans to accomplish these goals.
  • Develop client relationships and communicate with clients to explain proposals, present research findings, establish specifications, or discuss project status.
  • Develop innovative technology or train staff for its implementation.
  • Develop or implement policies, standards, or procedures for the architectural, scientific, or technical work performed to ensure regulatory compliance or operations enhancement.
  • Hire, supervise, or evaluate engineers, technicians, researchers, or other staff.
  • Make presentations at professional meetings to further knowledge in the field.
  • Plan or direct research, development, or production activities.
  • Prepare and administer budgets, approve and review expenditures, and prepare financial reports.
  • Prepare project proposals.
  • Provide for stewardship of plant or animal resources or habitats, studying land use, monitoring animal populations, or providing shelter, resources, or medical treatment for animals.
  • Recruit personnel or oversee the development or maintenance of staff competence.
  • Review project activities and prepare and review research, testing, or operational reports.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise others on legal or regulatory compliance matters.
  • Analyze data to inform operational decisions or activities.
  • Approve expenditures.
  • Communicate organizational information to customers or other stakeholders.
  • Conduct employee training programs.
  • Coordinate operational activities with external stakeholders.
  • Develop operating strategies, plans, or procedures.
  • Develop organizational goals or objectives.
  • Develop organizational methods or procedures.
  • Develop organizational policies or programs.
  • Direct organizational operations, projects, or services.
  • Establish interpersonal business relationships to facilitate work activities.
  • Evaluate employee performance.
  • Hire personnel.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Manage human resources activities.
  • Manage operations, research, or logistics projects.
  • Prepare financial documents, reports, or budgets.
  • Prepare operational budgets.
  • Prepare operational progress or status reports.
  • Prepare proposals or grant applications to obtain project funding.
  • Present information to the public.
  • Recruit personnel.
  • Supervise employees.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, ABM (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Behavioral Influence Specialist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Bomber (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, C2ISREW (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Fighter (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Helicopter or EWO (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, RPA (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Special Operations (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Tanker (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Behavioral Sciences/Human Factors Scientist, Trainer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Bomber (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, C2ISREW (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Fighter (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Helicopter or EWO (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Nuclear (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, RPA (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Special Operations (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Tanker (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Trainer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • CWO - Intelligence (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • LDO - Intelligence (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Meteorology/Oceanography (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Marine Science Activities (Coast Guard - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Naval Engineering Research Project Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Sciences Research Coordinator/Administrator (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Operations Research Analyst (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, ABM (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Bomber (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, C2ISREW (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Fighter (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Helicopter or EWO (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, RPA (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Special Operations (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Tanker (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Operations Research Analyst, Trainer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, ABM (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Bomber (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, C2ISREW (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Fighter (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Helicopter or EWO (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Nuclear (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, RPA (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Special Operations (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Tanker (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Physicist/Nuclear Engineer, Trainer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Engineering Duty Officer - Ship Engineering (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Naval Reactors Engineer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Special Duty Officer (Oceanography) (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Special Duty Officer - Intelligence Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientific and Technical Intelligence Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Scientist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, ABM (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Behavioral Science/Human Factors (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Bomber (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, C2ISREW (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Chemistry/Biology (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Fighter (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Helicopter or EWO (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Mathematician (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Operations Analysis/Math (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Physics/Nuclear Engineering (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Remotely Operated Aircraft (ROA) (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Special Operations (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Tactical Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Tanker (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Scientist, Trainer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Type Aircraft Design and Development Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Undersea Warfare Research Officer (Antisubmarine) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Undersea Warfare Research Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weather (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Weather, Advanced Weather Activities (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Weather, Battlefield Weather (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Weather, Special Operations Weather (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Chemical Laboratory Chief
  • Project Manager, Environmental Research
  • Technical Director, Chemical Plant