Biological Technologists and Technicians

(NOC 2221)
+8.84%
 

What do Biological Technologists and Technicians do?

Biological technologists and technicians do biological tests, laboratory analyses, field tests, and surveys in natural resources, agriculture, and health sciences.

How to become: Biological Technologists and Technicians

In general, you must have a college or technical institute diploma and specialized training. You usually need certification by a professional organization in your field.

To be a biological technologist or technician, you usually need a college diploma or university degree related to agriculture, biology, microbiology, wildlife or resource management.

Where to study for a career as: Biological Technologists and Technicians

Durham College
Oshawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biotechnology - Advanced (Fast-Track) Diploma; Advanced
Biotechnology - Advanced Diploma; University Transfer; Advanced
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Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biomedical Engineering Technology (Fast-Track) Diploma; Online; Advanced
Biomedical Engineering Technology (Fast-Track) Diploma; Co-op; Online; Advanced
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Canadore College
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biotechnology - Technologist Diploma; Advanced
Biotechnology - Technician Diploma
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Olds College of Agriculture & Technology
Olds, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Animal Health Technology Diploma
Agricultural Management - Production Diploma
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Conestoga College
Kitchener, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biotechnology Technician Diploma
Biotechnology Technician (Fast Track) Diploma
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Modified on January 26, 2022

How much do Biological Technologists and Technicians make?

Low:
$35,360
Average:
$49,920
High:
$78,333

Job openings for Biological Technologists and Technicians

Job Seekers:
5,700
Job Openings:
7,400