ERIC Number: ED123493
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Jobs in Transportation. Job Family Series.
Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL.
The instructional booklet explores various occupations in the job family of transportation. Following a brief introduction to the concept of occupational clusters, the student is given an overall orientation to the general area of transportation. Chapter 2 describes jobs in water transportation, and chapter 3 deals with rail transportation, briefly tracking the careers of train engineers and other railroad personnel. Chapter 4, on highway transportation, follows the route of the long-haul trucker and interstate bus driver. Jobs in air transportation are the focus of chapter 5, and chapter 6 deals with pipeline transportation. Some occupations found across fields are discussed in chapter 7. The booklet provides information about specific jobs and how they relate to each other and to the general area of transportation. A fact sheet listing job titles, educational requirements, and salary ranges and a list of related SRA (Science Research Associates) materials conclude the booklet. (NJ)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Opportunities, Employment, Employment Opportunities, Instructional Materials, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Transportation
Science Research Associates, Inc., IBM, 259 East Erie Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 (Order Number 5-1635, no price given)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL.
Note: For related documents, see CE 007 338-340