Your Obedient Serpent (athelind) wrote,
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Career Choices?

Okay, everyone's doing this one... and I suddenly realized it was directly applicable to my job hunt.



1. Go to http://www.careercruising.com/.
2. Put in Username: nycareers, Password: landmark.
3. Take their "Career Matchmaker" questions using the same username and password.
4. Post the top ten results



01. Arborist
02. Explosives Specialist
03. Ecologist
04. Land Surveyor
05. Oceanographer

06. Astronomer
07. Geologist
08. Hydrologist / Hydrogeologist
09. Environmental Consultant

10. Forensics Specialist



Like halfelf, I seem to be in the right general area: 03, 04 , 05, 07, 08, and 09 are all jobs that fall well within the rather broad parameters of my "Earth Systems Science & Policy" degree, and #01 is still in that general area.

#02 suggests that I just don't get enough opportunities to blow sh*t up. I have to work on that.

EDIT: returntonull suggests "Ecoterrorist". Time to check craigslist...


11. Aquaculturist
12. Botanist
13. Environmental Technician
14. Biological Tech


-- Again, all part of the ESSP domain. I'm just gonna boldface those; the top 40 has a bunch of'em.

15. Veterinarian
16. Agronomist
17. Optometrist

18. Coast Guard -- I've DONE that. And often thought I should have stayed in.

19. Pharmacologist

20. Biologist
21. Ship's Crew -- Again, done that. I'd like to do it again; crewing a research vessel would be my dream job.

22. Taxidermist -- ewwwww.

23. Marine Biologist
24. Agricultural Engineer


25. Optical / Ophthalmic Lab Technician
26. Veterinary Technician
27. Carpet and Upholstery Cleaner

28. Zoologist

29. Sheet Metal Worker
30. Electronics Engineering Tech
31. Electrical Engineering Tech
32. Automotive Painter
33. Tailor / Dressmaker

34. Cartographer -- Everything I've actually done with my degree since graduation falls into this category.

35. Electrician
36. Security Systems Technician
37. Pet Groomer
38. Glazier
39. Auto Detailer
40. Sign Maker
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