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Career Possibilities Guide for Realistic Types

The “Do-ers”

Realistic types like to make things with their hands or use tools.  They like to accomplish tasks.  They are dependable, punctual, detailed, hard-working, and reliable individuals.  You are not limited to the careers listed below.  Before choosing your career and college major, research the career thoroughly to find out the career description, job outlook, salary range, and educational level.

Aerospace Engineer
Agricultural Technicians
Air Traffic Control Specialist
Aircraft Maintenance Technician
Anesthesiologist
Animal Breeders
Appliance Repair Technician
Archeologists
Architect
Astronomers
Athletes
Athletic Trainer
Auto Body Technician
Automotive Technician
Avionics Technician
Bank Teller
Barbers
Biologists
Biomedical Equipment Technician
Bookkeeper
Bricklayer/Stonemason
Building Construction Inspector
Cardiovascular Technicians
Carpenter
Ceramic Tile Layer
Chef/Cook
Chemical Engineer
Chemical Technicians
Chemist
Chiropractor
Civil Engineer
Clinical Laboratory Scientist
Clinical Laboratory Technician
Collision Repair Specialist
Computer Aided Design & Drafting
Electrician
Flight Attendant
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technician
Industrial Designer
Jewelers
Landscape Architect
Landscaper/Nursery Manager
Laser/Electro-optics Technician
Machinist
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
Massage Therapist

Mechanical Engineer
Medical Secretary
Medical Records Technician
Metallurgical Engineer
Meteorologist
Museum Technicians and Conservators
Nuclear Engineers
Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Nurse, Licensed Practical
Occupational Therapist
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Oceanographer
Optical Lab Technician
Optometrist
Orthodontists
Paralegal
Park Naturalists
Petroleum Engineer
Pharmacy Technician
Photographer
Physical Therapist
Physical Therapist Aides
Physician
Pilot
Plumber
Product Safety Engineers
Radiologist
Respiratory Therapist
Respiratory Therapy Technicians
Sales Engineers
Semiconductor Processors
Set Designers
Soil Conservationist
Sound Technician
Sports Instructor
Surgical Technologist
Teacher, Physical Education
Telecommunications Site Technician
TV/Radio Broadcast Technician
Vending Machine Mechanic
Veterinarian
Veterinary Technician
Vocational Education Teachers  
Website Specialist
Welder
Wildlife Biologist

For more information, visit the Career Exploration Room C138.

Sources:  SIGI3 and Texas Wesleyan University Career Services, 2009