Career Exploration: Careers If You Like Working with Your Hands, 1st Edition

  • Toney Allman
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  • ISBN-10: 1682826007
  • ISBN-13: 9781682826003
  • DDC: 331.702
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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People who don’t want to sit at a desk all day or don’t like the idea of spending years in higher education have thousands of career opportunities available to them. From becoming a makeup artist to learning the plumbing trade, these people use their hands and their minds to get out in the world and do something practical, useful, and enjoyable. What the jobs entail, what they pay, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
1: Here on.
2: Electrician.
3: Plumber.
4: HVAC Mechanic.
5: Wildland Firefighter.
6: Makeup Artist.
7: Mechanical Engineer.
8: Farmer.
9: Surgeon.
Source Notes.
Interview with an HVAC Mechanic.
Other Careers If You Like Working with Your Hands.
Other Backmatter.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.