Soc 150 - A3 - SOS-150 Self Assessment and Career...

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SOS-150 Self Assessment and Career Exploration The Career Fitness Program: Exercising Your Options , 8th ed., by Diane Sukiennik, William Bendat, and Lisa Raufman (Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007). Building Professionals: Creating a Successful Portfolio , by Dianne J. Orton et al. (Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2003). Written Assignment 3 Select three occupations that you are currently considering. Complete exercise 7.6 on page 175 of The Career Fitness Program, using at least four sources covered in chapter 7 . Note the resources used. 7.6 Three most desired occupations; Title Environmental Planner One of many examples of an Environmental planner’s job description; “The North Front Range MPO is the Lead Planning Agency designated by the Governor in the state of Colorado to carry out air quality planning as it pertains to transportation. The Environmental Planner performs a broad spectrum of duties related to the coordination of air planning activities in the region. Bachelor's degree in environmental sciences or engineering, urban and regional planning (with emphasis on environmental regulations), geography, chemistry or related field from an accredited college or university and three to five years related experience. Masters degree with one to three years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Salary Range: $4,667 - $5,750 /mo plus benefits. Job description and required application forms are available at and at 419 Canyon Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521. Applications must be postmarked or returned to MPO office by February 5, 2010. Drug test & MVR required. EOE” Information provided by Salary $62,000 – 102,000 Hours 40 – 50 per week Benefits comprehensive benefits to include medical, dental, optical, and optional 401k Outlook growing industry Educational requirements – minimum training necessary BS or BA College? What types of programs BA or BS in Environmental Studies / Engineering, Biological Sciences, Anthropology / Archaeology, Geology, or related field. Schools or colleges offering the training Thomas Edison State college, Phoenix University, University of Michigan, Western University of Michigan. Personal requirements strong time management and organizational skills and be capable of working with minimal supervision on multiple, simultaneous tasks. Excellent writing, editorial, and communication skills are essential. A working knowledge of environmental issues and regulations (e.g., NEPA, CEQA, NHPA, ESA, etc.) is required. Physical demands Some field studies. Work description (attach DOT description)
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CODE: 001.061-018Buy the DOT:Download/CD-ROM TITLE(s): LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT (profess. & kin.) alternate titles: community planner; environmental planner; land planner; site planner Plans and designs development of land areas for projects, such as parks and other recreational facilities, airports, highways, and parkways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2010 for the course SOCIAL SCI SOC 150 taught by Professor Riccioni during the Summer '10 term at Thomas Edison State.

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Soc 150 - A3 - SOS-150 Self Assessment and Career...

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