eBook Career Opportunities in Transportation, 1st Edition

  • Richard A. McDavid
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  • ISBN-10: 1438120664
  • ISBN-13: 9781438120669
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 392 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released April 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009
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Career Opportunities in Transportation examines the most common as well as the not-so-familiar careers that the transportation industry has to offer. Featuring more than 100 job profiles in ground, air, rail, maritime, pipeline, and other diverse areas of transportation, this new resource offers an introduction that guides readers through the history of the modern transportation industry. Helpful appendixes include information on the commercial driver’s license, education and training resources, professional associations, Web resources, and more. Career profiles include:

  • Air traffic controller
  • Bridge tender
  • Charter boat captain
  • Commercial pilot
  • Freight broker
  • Landscape architect
  • Motorcycle mechanic
  • Naval architect
  • Pipeline inspector
  • Railroad conductor
  • Ship engineer
  • Yardmaster