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Career videos are organized into 16 clusters, or related types of work. Select a category to view a list of videos related to that cluster. Videos include career details such as tasks, work settings, education needed, and more.
Agriculture and Natural Resources (Cluster Video)
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
Agricultural Equipment Operators
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
Animal Trainers - NEW!
Aquacultural Managers - NEW!
Biochemists and Biophysicists
Biofuels / Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers - NEW!
Biomass Power Plant Managers - NEW!
Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers - NEW!
Butchers and Meat Cutters
Buyers Purchasing Agents - Farm Products - NEW!
Chemists - NEW!
Chief Sustainability Officers - NEW!
Conservation Officers - NEW!
Conservation Scientists - NEW!
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas
Environmental Engineering Technicians
Environmental Engineers - NEW!
Environmental Scientists and Specialists - Including Health
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters
Farm Equipment Mechanics
Farm Labor Contractors - NEW!
Farmers, Ranchers, and other Agricultural Managers - NEW!
Farmworkers, Farm and Ranch Animals
Financial Managers, Branch or Department - NEW!
First Line Supervisors - Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers - NEW!
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers
Fish Hatchery Managers
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers
Food Scientists and Technologists
Forest and Conservation Technicians
Forest and Conservation Workers
Gas Plant Operators
Geothermal Production Managers - NEW!
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
Landscape and Groundskeeping Workers
Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining
Logging Equipment Operators
Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers
Mechanical Engineering Technicians
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics - Except Engines
Natural Sciences Managers - NEW!
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
Nursery and Greenhouse Managers
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians - NEW!
Pest Control Workers
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
Reporters and Correspondents
Rock Splitters, Quarry
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas
Sales Representatives - Wholesale - Manufacturing - Technical - Scientific Products
Tree Trimmers and Pruners
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System Operators
Water Resource Specialists - NEW!
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists - NEW!
Architecture and Construction (Cluster Video)
Airline Pilots - Copilots - Flight Engineers
Architectural and Engineering Managers - NEW!
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval
Boat Builders and Shipwrights
Brickmasons and Blockmasons
Ceiling Tile Installers
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
Civil Engineering Technicians
Civil Engineers - NEW!
Coin - Vending - and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
Construction Laborers - NEW!
Construction and Building Inspectors
Crane and Tower Operators
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
Electrical and Electronics Drafters
Electric Home Appliance and Power Tool Repairers
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
Excavating and Loading Machine Operators
Grader, Bulldozer, and Scraper Operators
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
Helpers – Brickmasons Stonemasons and Tile and Marble Setters - NEW!
Highway Maintenance Workers
Home Appliance Repairers
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall
Lawn Maintenance Workers
Mechanical Door Repairers
Painters, Construction and Maintenance
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators
Plasterers and Stucco Masons
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
Set and Exhibit Designers
Sheet Metal Duct Installers
Sheet Metal Workers
Solar Photovoltaic Installer - NEW!
Structural Iron and Steel Workers
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters - NEW!
Subway and Streetcar Operators
Tile and Marble Setters
Woodworking Machine Operators and Tenders - Except Sawing
Arts, A/V Technology, and Communications (Cluster Video)
Agents and Business Managers of Artists - Performers - Athletes
Actors - NEW!
Archivists - NEW!
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians
Camera Operators - Television - Video - and Motion Picture
Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
Choreographer - NEW!
Commercial and Industrial Designers
Communications Equipment Operators
Dancers and Choreographers
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers
Etchers and Engravers
Fashion Designers - NEW!
Fiber Optic Technicians
Film and Video Editors
Fine Artists - Including Painters - Sculptors - and Illustrators
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
Multimedia Artists and Animators - NEW!
Museum Technicians and Conservators
Music Directors and Composers
Musicians and Singers - NEW!
Musicians - Instrumental
Photographers - NEW!
Prepress Technicians and Workers - NEW!
Print Binding and Finishing Workers - NEW!
Printing Machine Operators
Printing Press Machine Operators and Tenders
Producers and Directors
Proofreaders and Copy Markers
Radio and Television Announcers
Set and Exhibit Designers - NEW!
Sound Engineering Technicians
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
Video Game Designers - NEW!
Web Developer - NEW!
Writers and Authors
Business and Administration (Cluster Video)
Accountants and Auditors - NEW!
Administrative Services Managers
Advertising and Promotions Managers - NEW!
Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers - NEW!
Bookkeeping - Accounting - Auditing Clerks
Brokerage Clerks - NEW!
Cargo and Freight Agents - NEW!
Chief Executives - NEW!
Computer and Information Systems Managers - NEW!
Computer Operators - NEW!
Couriers and Messengers
Credit Analyst - NEW!
Customer Service Representatives
Data Entry and Information Processing Workers
Employment Interviewers - Private or Public Employment Service
Energy Auditors - NEW!
Equal Opportunity Representatives and Officers - NEW!
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants - NEW!
Financial Analysts - NEW!
First-Line Supervisors - Administrative Support
First-Line Supervisors - Customer Service
Gaming Cage Workers
General and Operations Managers
Green Marketers - NEW!
Human Resources Managers - NEW!
Industrial Organizational Psychologists - NEW!
Industrial Production Managers
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks - NEW!
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan - NEW!
Labor Relations Specialists - NEW!
Library Assistants - Clerical
Logistics Manager - NEW!
Mail Clerks - Except Mail Machine Operators and Postal Service
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists - NEW!
Medical and Health Services Managers - NEW!
Operations Research Analysts
Order Fillers - Wholesale and Retail Sales
Office Clerks - General
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks - NEW!
Postal Service Mail Carriers
Postal Service Mail Sorters - Processors - Processing Machine Operators
Public Relations Managers
Public Relations Specialists
Receptionists and Information Clerks
Regulatory Affairs Managers - NEW!
Sales Managers - NEW!
Secretaries - Except Legal - Medical - Executive
Shipping - Receiving - Traffic Clerks
Social and Community Service Managers - NEW!
Tax Examiners - Collectors - Revenue Agents
Telephone Operators - NEW!
Training and Development Managers - NEW!
Training and Development Specialists
Transportation Managers - NEW!
Treasurers and Controllers - NEW!
Education and Training (Cluster Video)
Adult Literacy - Remedial Education - and GED Teachers and Instructors
Athletes and Sports Competitors
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists - NEW!
Coaches and Scouts - NEW!
Computer Science Teachers - Postsecondary
Dietitians and Nutritionists
Distance Learning Coordinators - NEW!
Education Administrators - Elementary and Secondary School
Education Administrators - Postsecondary
Education Administrators - Preschool and Childcare Centers - NEW!
Educational Teachers - Postsecondary
Educational - Vocational - and School Counselors
Elementary School Teachers - Except Special Education
Fitness and Wellness Coordinators - NEW!
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors - NEW!
Interpreters and Translators - NEW!
Judges and Magistrates
Nursing Instructors and Teachers - Postsecondary
Preschool Teachers - Except Special Education
Secondary School Teachers - Except Special and Vocational Education
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
Special Education Teachers - Secondary School
Tutors - NEW!
Vocational Education Teachers - Postsecondary
Finance (Cluster Video)
Bill and Account Collectors
Claims Examiners - Property and Casualty Insurance
Credit Authorizers Checkers and Clerks - NEW!
Credit Counselors, Loan Counselors, Loan Officers - NEW!
Insurance Adjusters - Examiners - Investigators
Insurance Appraisers - Auto Damage
Insurance Sales Agents
Investment Fund Managers - NEW!
Loan Interviewers and Clerks
Personal Financial Advisors
Securities - Commodities - and Financial Services Sales Agents
Title Examiners - Abstractors - and Searchers
Government and Public Administration (Cluster Video)
Claims Takers - Unemployment Benefits
Coroners - NEW!
Detectives and Criminal Investigators
Eligibility Interviewers - Government Programs
Emergency Management Directors - NEW!
Legislators - NEW!
Licensing Examiners and Inspectors - NEW!
Meter Readers-Utilities - NEW!
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
Urban and Regional Planners
Health Science (Cluster Video)
Anesthesiologist - NEW!
Athletic Trainers - NEW!
Biomedical Engineers - NEW!
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians - NEW!
Certified Nursing Assistant
Chiropractors - NEW!
Clinical Research Coordinators - NEW!
Community Health Workers - NEW!
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria - NEW!
Dental Hygienists - NEW!
Dental Laboratory Technicians
Dentists - NEW!
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
Epidemiologists - NEW!
Exercise Physiologists - NEW!
Family and General Practitioners
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
Genetic Counselors - NEW!
Home Health Aides
Informatics Nurse Specialists - NEW!
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologists - NEW!
Massage Therapists - NEW!
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians - NEW!
Medical Appliance Technicians - NEW!
Medical Assistants - NEW!
Medical Equipment Preparers
Medical Lab Technician
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians- NEW!
Medical Scientists - Except Epidemiologists
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers - NEW!
Mental Health Counselors
Nuclear Medicine Technologists - NEW!
Nurse Anesthetists - NEW!
Nurse Midwives - NEW!
Nurse Practitioners - NEW!
Nursing Aides - Orderlies - Attendants
Nursing Assistants - NEW!
Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Occupational Therapist Assistants
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Opticians - Dispensing
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - NEW!
Orthodontists - NEW!
Orthotists and Prosthetists
Pharmacists - NEW!
Phlebotomists - NEW!
Physical Therapist Aides
Physical Therapist Assistants
Physical Therapists - NEW!
Prosthodontists - NEW!
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians - NEW!
Registered Nurses - NEW!
Social and Human Service Assistants
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
Surgeons - NEW!
Hospitality and Tourism (Cluster Video)
Amusement and Recreation Attendants
Baggage Porters and Bellhops
Bakers - NEW!
Bakers - Bread and Pastry
Bakers - Manufacturing
Chefs and Head Cooks - NEW!
Concierges - NEW!
Cooks - Fast Food
Cooks - Restaurant
Cook - Short Order - NEW!
Counter Attendants - . - Food Concession - Coffee Shop
Dining Room and . Attendants and Bartender Helpers
Food Preparation Workers
Food Service Managers
Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners
Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop - NEW!
Hotel - Motel - Resort Desk Clerks
Janitors and Cleaners - Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers - NEW!
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
Meeting and Convention Planners
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents
Sign Language Interpreters
Slot Key Persons
Tour Guides and Escorts
Transportation Attendants - Except Flight Attendants and Baggage Porters
Umpires, Referees and other Sports Officials - NEW!
Waiters and Waitresses
Human Services (Cluster Video)
Child Care Workers
Child - Family - School Social Workers
Directors - Religious Activities and Education
Hairdressers - Hairstylists - Cosmetologists
Locker Room Coatroom and Dressing Room Attendants - NEW!
Manicurists and Pedicurists
Marriage and Family Therapists - NEW!
Mathematicians - NEW!
Medical and Public Health Social Workers
Morticians Undertakers and Funeral Directors - NEW!
Personal and Home Care Aides
Property - Real Estate - Community Association Managers
Sewing Machine Operators
Skin Care Specialists
Tailors - Dressmakers - Custom Sewers
Information Technology (Cluster Video)
Computer Hardware Engineers - NEW!
Computer Programmers - NEW!
Computer Software Engineers
Computer Support Specialists
Computer Systems Analysts
Computer and Information Systems Managers
Help Desk Technicians
Network and Computer Systems Administrators
Numerical Tool and Process Control Programmers
Software Developers Applications - NEW!
Law and Public Safety (Cluster Video)
Animal Control Workers
Arbitrators - Mediators - Conciliators
Chiefs of Police
Correctional Officers and Jailers
Correctional Treatment Specialists
First-Line Supervisors - Managers of Police and Detectives
Forensic Science Technicians - NEW!
Forest Fire Fighters
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators
Lifeguards - Ski Patrol - Other Recreational Protective Service Workers
Loss Prevention Managers - NEW!
Paralegals and Legal Assistants
Police Patrol Officers - NEW!
Police - Fire - Ambulance Dispatchers
Private Detectives and Investigators - NEW!
Security Managers - NEW!
Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs
Transportation Security Screeners - NEW!
Manufacturing (Cluster Video)
Assemblers and Fabricators
Assemblers - Precision
Automatic Teller Machine Servicers
Biological Technicians - NEW!
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
Chemical Equipment Controllers and Operators
Chemical Plant and System Operators
Communication Equipment Mechanics - Installers - Repairers
Cutters and Trimmers - Hand
Data Processing Equipment Repairers
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers
Film Laboratory Technicians
Glass Blowers - Molders - Benders - Finishers
Grinding and Polishing Workers - Hand
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers
Machine Setters and Tenders
Maintenance Workers - Machinery
Medical Equipment Repairers
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders
Molding - Coremaking - Casting Machine Setters Operators and Tenders - Metal and Plastic
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
Numerical Control Machine Tool Operators - Metal and Plastic
Office Machine and Cash Register Servicers
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
Packers and Packagers - Hand
Photographic Processing Machine Operators
Power Plant Operators
Precision Devices Inspectors and Testers
Production - Planning and Expediting Clerks
Quality Control Systems Managers - NEW!
Stone Cutters and Carvers
Tool and Die Makers
Watch Repairers - NEW!
Welders - Cutters - Solderers - Brazers
Retail/Wholesale Sales and Service (Cluster Video)
Appraisers - Real Estate - NEW!
Counter and Rental Clerks
Demonstrators and Product Promoters
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
Online Merchants - NEW!
Parking Lot Attendants - NEW!
Real Estate Brokers
Service Station Attendants
Stock Clerk - Sales Floor - NEW!
Wholesale and Retail Buyers - Except Farm Products - NEW!
Scientific Research/Engineering (Cluster Video)
Aerospace Engineers - NEW!
Anthropologists and Archeologists
Atmospheric and Space Scientists
Chemical Engineers - NEW!
Computer and Information Scientists - Research
Electrical and Electronics Engineers - NEW!
Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
Geographic Information Specialists
Health and Safety Engineers - Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
Industrial Safety and Health Engineers - NEW!
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects
Nuclear Engineers - NEW!
Product Safety Engineers
Transportation, Distribution and Logistics (Cluster Video)
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians - NEW!
Air Traffic Controllers
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
Aircraft Engine Specialists
Airframe and Power Plant Mechanics
Ambulette Drivers and Attendants - Except EMT
Automotive Body and Related Repairers
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers - NEW!
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics - NEW!
Avionics Technicians - NEW!
Bridge and Lock Tenders
Bus Drivers - School
Bus Drivers - Transit - Intercity
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
Captains, Mates and Pilots of Water Vessels - NEW!
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
Dispatchers Except Police - Fire - Ambulance
Flight Attendants - NEW!
Grips and Set-Up Workers - Motion Picture Sets - Studios - Stages
Locomotive Engineers, Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters - NEW!
Motor Vehicle Inspectors
Pilots - Ship
Stevedores - Except Equipment Operators
Supply Chain Managers - NEW!
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
Tire Repairers and Changers
Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation - NEW!
Truck Drivers - Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
Truck Drivers - Light or Delivery Services