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Career Info And Job Descriptions

Since we spend so much of our life working, we should all have a career we enjoy. Finding a career that we will be happy with is not really that difficult, for there are jobs and vocations that can be associated with nearly any interest a person might have. These career information resources are based on categories of interests. Within each broad category of interest are listed several occupations related to that interest. Each occupation is linked to further information on that specific job, providing data on job tasks, income potential, educational requirements, and more. Users can look for a topic that interests them and then find information on a job related to that topic.

READING

Writer

Career Development: Creative Writing

What Can I Do With a Major in English or Creative Writing?

Writing Career Potential

Desktop Publisher

Destktop Publisher Career Description

IT Careers: Desktop Publishing Description

Secretary

Administrative Secretary Job Description

Senior Secretary Job Summary

Librarian

Pursuing Your Library Career

University Librarian Job Description

Reporter

News Reporter Job Overview

Ten Steps to a Fab Job as a Television Reporter

LAW

Police Officer

Career Facts — Police Officer

Correctional Officers and Police Science

Lawyer

Criminal Lawyers

Legal Career Options

Court Reporter

Court Reporters and Their Tasks

Court Reporting Description

Judge

Career Guide for Administrative Law Judge & Hearing Officer

Judges, Magistrate Judges, & Magistrates

Paralegal

Law and Paralegal

The Paralegal Profession

MATH

Statistician

ASA Careers in Statistics

What Can I Do With a Major in Statistics?

Electrical Engineer

Careers in Electrical Engineering

Your Career in the Electrical Engineering Field

Surveyor

Career Opportunities for Surveyors

Careers in Land Surveying

Physicist

Careers in Physics

Physics Career Page

Cost Estimator

Cost Estimators Career Outlook

Cost Estimator: What They Do

Actuary

Be an Actuary

What is an Actuary?

SCIENCE

Chemist

Careers in Chemistry

Chemistry Career Data

Company Career Websites for Chemists

Pharmacist

Health Careers: Pharmacists

Pharmacy as a Career

Pilot

Career Guide for a Pilot

Pilots in a Changing Industry

Environmental Scientist

Careers in Environmental Science

The Environmental Scientist

Engineering Technician

Engineering Technicians

Industrial Engineering Technicians

MUSIC & ARTS

Actor

Careers in Theatre Arts

The Ins and Outs of the Acting Business

Theatre and Arts Career Links

Photographer

Career Guide for Photographer

Photography Career Options

Artist

Art and Design Career Links

Animator/Cartoonist Job Description

Disc Jockey

Disc Jockeys: Job Description and Activities

What is a Disc Jockey?

Designer

The Career of a Graphic Designer

Interior Design Career Guide

Web Graphic Design

Musician

A Career Guide for Music Majors

Careers in Music Therapy

Establishing an Orchestral Career

BUILDING & FIXING THINGS

Carpenter

Construction Carpenters

Golden State Career Videos: Carpenters

Virginia Career View: Carpenters

Automotive Mechanic

Auto Body Mechanic

City of Norfolk: Automotive Mechanic

Drafter

Architectural Drafter: Career Path

Drafting Occupations

Architect

Architectural Career Fields

Architecture Careers

Civil Engineer

Career Choices in Civil Engineering

Career Opportunities for Majors in Civil Engineering

Electrician

California Careers: Electricians

Electricians Training Programs

Science Careers: Electrician

SPORTS

Dancer

Dance Therapist

Jobs Open to Ballet Dances with a BFA

Professional Athlete

Career Occupational Profile: Athletes and Sports Competitors

Health and Kinesiology Professions, Including Professional Athletes

School to Career: Professional Athlete

Coach

Sports Coach

What Do Professionals in Sports Sciences Do?

Recreation & Fitness Worker

Career Voyages: Recreation Workers

Occupation Profiles: Recreation Workers

Recreational Therapist

Allied Health Profession: The Recreational Therapy Professional

What Is a Recreational Therapist?

HELPING PEOPLE

Teacher

A Day in the Life of a Teacher

BOP Career Opportunities: Teacher

Career Interview: Primary Teacher

Childcare Worker

Childcare Worker: Education & Training

Summary Report for Childcare Workers

Firefighter

Career Facts: Fire Science

Firefighter Job Description

Nurse

Career Voyages: Nursing

Why Choose Nursing as a Career?

Social Worker

Is a Career in Social Work for You?

UNCW: Social Worker

Doctor

Career Project: Doctor

Allopathic, Osteopathic, and Podiatric Doctors

MANAGING MONEY

Accountant

Accountant Career Opportunities

Badford University: Accounting Careers

Financial Analyst

Careers in Corporate Finance

Lynn University: Financial Analyst

World of Financial Analysts

Loan Officer

Loan Officers: Training and Qualifications

Loan Officer Training

Bookkeeping Clerk

Career Matching: Bookkeeping Clerk

Job-Hunt: Bookkeeping Clerk

Real Estate Agent

Is Real Estate for You?

NAR: Careers in Real Estate

SOCIAL STUDIES

Economist

Careers Following the Economic Baccalaureate

College Crunch: Economists

Human Resources Assistant

Career Pathways: Human Resources Assistant

Choose Human Resources

Politician

Careers in Political Science

Politicians Need to Find a Balance

What to Do with a Political Science Degree?

Psychologist

Careers in Health Psychology

Clinical Psychology as a Career

Considering a Career in Psychology?

Urban Planner

Career Matters: Urban Planners

Planners on the Job

NATURE

Zookeeper

Careers — Zookeeper

Job Profiles: Zookeeper

Landscape Architect

American Society of Landscape Architects: Landscape Architecture as a Career

Landscape Architecture

Farmer

Careers in Agriculture

Farmer's Job Description Changing

JA Student Center: Farmer

Veterinarian

Career Opportunities in Veterinary Medicine

Explore Health Careers: Veterinarian

Agricultural & Food Scientist

Agricultural and Food Scientists

Food Scientists and Technologists

COMPUTERS

Database Administrator

Career Ladder: Database Administrators

Discover IT: Database Administrator

Computer Support Specialist

Capital Idea: Computer Support Specialist

Computer Support Specialist

Computer Hardware Engineer

Career Fact Sheet: Computer Hardware Engineer

Career Profile: Computer Hardware Engineer

Computer Software Engineer

Computing Careers: Software Engineering

Engineering a Career in Computer Software

Webmaster

About Webmasters

OCPE: Webmaster

Systems Analyst

Systems Analyst Career Overview

Systems Analyst Job Profile