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Job descriptions for a variety of occupations in every industry. Review descriptions to help choose a career, to prepare for interviewing and to get the inside scoop on a wide variety of careers.
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Job Descriptions
Where to find job descriptions, the best job description sites, and how to use them to your advantage when seeking employment or considering career options.

What is a Job Description?
Information on job descriptions, including what they are and how employers use them.

How to Find Job Descriptions Online
Finding job descriptions online is pretty simple if you know where to look. Watch this how-to video from About.com to see tips for finding the types of jobs you're looking to get.

Types of Jobs
List of different types of jobs, including career information, education and experience requirements, salary information, and how to get hired.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

Career Briefs
Are you looking for information on a career choice? These career briefs from About.com's Guide to Career Planning, Dawn Rosenberg McKay, provide job descriptions, salary information, and outlooks for a variety of careers.

America's Career InfoNet
Employment outlook, job descriptions and training information, and wages for various occupations.

Career Stories
Job descriptions and advice from hundreds of people working in real jobs to help you with your career decision.

Free Sample Job Descriptions
Register(free)to access the O*NET database of occupational titles, standard occupational classifications, job requirements and career job descriptions.

Job Profiles
From accountant to zoo caretaker and everything in between. Monster gives you the lowdown on over 120 professions.

Job profiles completed by people who are successful in their field. The jobs are listed by industry or search for a specific job title.

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