Career Interest Activities

Public Service

 

Helping others by providing specialized information and services.

O*NET Job Families: Community and Social Service | Education, Training, and Library | Healthcare Practitioners and Technical | Legal | Protective Service

The Sciences

 

Applying research methods and statistics to solve theoretical and applied problems in the physical, life, and social sciences.

O*NET Job Families: Computer and Mathematical | Life, Physical, and Social Science

Engineering

 

Using the principles of engineering and physics for the design of machines, materials, instruments, structures, processes, and services.

O*NET Job Families: Architecture and Engineering | Computer and Mathematical

Business Relations

 

Collecting, analyzing, advising, and making decisions based on a variety of data sources.

O*NET Job Family: Business and Financial Operations

Managerial

 

Controlling, directing, and organizing the work of others in a wide range of settings.

O*NET Job Family: Management

The Arts

 

Integrating personal expression and art concepts, techniques, and processes to develop works which elicit an emotional or aesthetic response.

O*NET Job Family: Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

Media Design

 

Creating visually appealing and effective layouts of websites and other media platforms; animation and visual effects in video games, movies, television, and on smartphones.

O*NET Job Family: Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

Office & Admin Support

 

Compiling, recording, communicating, computing, copying, and otherwise organizing information for others.

O*NET Job Family: Office and Administrative Support

Sales

 

Interacting with and influencing others in favor of certain products, services, or ideas.

O*NET Job Family: Sales and Related

Service

 

Helping individuals with their personal wants and needs.

O*NET Job Families: Healthcare Support | Food Preparation and Serving Related | Personal Care and Service | Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance

Outdoor

 

Working out-of-doors which may include contact with plant or animal life.

O*NET Job Family: Farming, Fishing, and Forestry

Processing

 

Operating, tending and regulating equipment, observing a process and recording data.

O*NET Job Family: Production

Machine Work

 

Operating, driving and controlling machines.

O*NET Job Family: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair

Bench Work

 

Stringing, fitting, embroidering, assembling, adjusting, matching, decorating, gluing, cutting, polishing, soldering, threading and adjusting, as well as examining and inspecting.

O*NET Job Family: Production

Structural Work

 

Hammering, sawing, pouring, drilling, troweling and lifting materials.

O*NET Job Family: Construction and Extraction

Mechanical & Electrical

 

Repairing, replacing, tinkering, fixing and performing tune-ups.

O*NET Job Family: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair

Extraction

 

Building, blasting, digging, jackhammering, and pneumatic drilling.

O*NET Job Family: Construction and Extraction