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Select, Find and Prepare for Careers and Jobs Based on Categories - Standard Occupational Codes (SOC) - All On One Page

This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select a career (based on SOC), (2) Find active job listings (can opt in to receive job listings daily), (3) Prepare for the career you selected, and (4) Provide job-specific resources.

Here is a quick 2-minute helper video External Link.

Step 1: Select a Job: You will be presented with a listing of occupations. These are general types of jobs. Once you have identified an occupation of interest, simply click on it.

After you make a selection, you will get another more detailed list of jobs, and you will choose again. This selection process will happen 4 times - at that point you will have selected a specific type of job. You can change your selections at any point of the process and the subsequent selection lists will be updated accordingly.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a job above, you will see current job listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as you wish. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Job: In this section you will see many details specific to your chosen career. The link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that details may not be available for the specific job you selected in Step 2, at this time (major updates are made once a quarter). If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different job.

Click on a link and you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for a career in this field. Information includes core and supplemental duties, general and specific work activities, knowledge required, skills required, preparation required, educational requirements, work experience required, local salary information, certifications, professional associations, current job listings for the job selected along with multiple similar job titles, occupations with similar capabilities and interests (starting a career), and occupations with similar skills and Experience (changing a career).

Step 4: Job-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that will provide detailed (updated) links to occupational information specific to the Job you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview.
Salary Data: Sources that can provide detailed salary and wage data.
Jobs: Directs to job banks and resources. There are many options available to identify job openings.
Classifieds: Provides links to job classifieds, often broken down by specific industry.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
Career Change: There are many issues involved when planning a career change process, and these resources will help.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

1) Select a Job

Scroll through the picklist (below). These are general types of jobs. After you make a selection, you will get another more detailed list of jobs. This selection process will happen 4 times - at that point you will have selected a specific type of job. You can change your selections at any point of the process and the subsequent selection lists will be updated.
This page might provide an intuitive method for you to explore various occupations. There is a possibility that we do not yet have data for the specific job you have chosen. If this is the case, please select a different job and/or check back at a later date.
Please click on "How To Use This Page" (above) for more details on the information that will be provided to you.

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