Career Connections: Getting Ready for Your Career 4   Western Reserve Public Media
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Career Connections: Getting Ready for Your Career 4 is directed at middle school and high school students who are considering life choices. One such choice revolves around what career to pursue. What steps will they follow to make this important decision?

Accountant and Bookkeeping

Accountant and Bookkeeping

An accountant is the person that keeps, audits, and inspects the financial records of individuals or business concerns and prepares financial and tax reports. [watch online]

   
Auditor

Auditor

Tony Constantine is a Senior Manager at Ciuni & Panichi. He supervises a group of accountants on the tax side of the company. His job is to take the books after the auditors have worked with them and make changes to make them compliant with the tax laws. He then prepares the tax returns. [watch online]

   
Construction Manager

Construction Manager

Construction managers have the responsibility of the planning, execution and closing of a project. It is their responsibility to make sure that things are done on time and correctly.  Often many people are involved, so clear communication and careful planning are essential. [watch online]

   
Farmer

Farmer

A farmer is a person who owns, works on or operates an agricultural enterprise, either commercially or to sustain himself or his family. [watch online]

   
Food Scientist

Food Scientist

A food scientist’s responsibility is to formulate new food products using ingredients that exist or ingredients that have to be created in order to make a product function.  The research part of the job is looking for scientific evidence of something that works.  The development part of it is taking that product and putting it into something practical like a finished food product. [watch online]

   
Human Resource Manager

Human Resource Manager

The Human Resources department in a company is charged with finding, screening, recruiting and training job applicants, as well as administering employee-benefit programs. The main job is to act as a liaison between the employer and employees. [watch online]

   
Logistics: Shipping and Receiving

Logistics: Shipping and Receiving

This job is to see that the flow of trucks into and out of a warehouse. It’s the logistics person’s job to communicate with the dispatchers who give the drivers their tasks for shipping. The logistics person also needs to know if there are issues on the roadway that will prevent access. [watch online]

   
Transportation Supervisor

Transportation Supervisor

A transportation supervisor directly oversees the daily activities, workload and personnel of organizations that rely heavily on vehicle use in the course of their normal operations. [watch online]

   
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Accountant and Bookkeeping Auditor Construction Manager Farmer Food Scientist Human Resource Manager Logistics: Shipping and Receiving Transportation Supervisor