Jobs A-Z List

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A

  • Air Traffic Controller - Video that explains what controllers do and how the direct planes at the airport.
  • Animal Keeper - Meet Juan Rodriguez, Animal Keeper of the Asia Trail at the National Zoo. He talks about his daily duties and sloth bears. 
  • Aquarium Jobs - Find out what it's like working at an aquarium.
  • Archeology for Kids - Do you like to dig in the dirt? Figure out stories from clues? These are all things archeologists do!
  • Archeologists - Meet Joy and Kate, Archeologists from the National Park Service. They talk about the tools they use and what they uncovered at the Best Farm.
  • Architect - Meet Tony Alonso, Regional Chief Architect at the General Services Administration. He talks about saving energy and how he became an architect.
  • Army Dentist
    Meet Captain Ryan Romero.  He talks about being a dentist and how to take care of your teeth.
    Army Dentist - Meet Captain Ryan Romero.  He talks about being a dentist and how to take care of your teeth.
  • Astronaut - Meet Kay Hire. She talks about the Space Shuttle Columbia and how she became an astronaut.

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  • Dentist - Meet Captain Ryan Romero.  He talks about being a dentist and how to take care of your teeth.
  • Doctor (Physician) - Doctors treat injuries and sick patients. Doctors examine patients, find out patient's medical histories and give medications.
  • Dog Trainer - Meet Bridget. She's a canine handler with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. She trains dogs to search and find illegal drugs.

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L

  • Lawyer - Lawyers give advice and represent in a courtroom people, businesses, or government agencies on legal issues.

M

  • Marine Biologist - Meet Chris Meyer, a scientist from the National Museum of Natural History. He talks about the ocean and his favorite animal the cowrie snail.
  • Marine Biologist - Careers in Marine Biology - Find the answers to your questions about how to become a marine biologist.
  • Marine Pilot - Meet Captain Pete Benning. He talks about what it's like to be a pilot and how to prepare for a mission.

N

  • NASA Space Careers - Meet NASA scientists, engineers, math specialists and more. Learn about what they do and what they studied to get the job.

O

P

  • Park Ranger - Rangers help protect parks and teach park visitors why parks are important and how to care for them.
  • Peace Corps Volunteers - Meet Laura and Rob Gray, former Peace Corps Volunteers. They talk about their experience in Zambia.
  • Physical Therapists - Meet 3 physical therapists and learn how they help patients.
  • Physician (Doctor) - Doctors treat injuries and sick patients. Doctors examine patients, find out patient's medical histories and give medications.
  • Pilot for the Marines - Meet Captain Pete Benning. He talks about what it's like to be a pilot and how to prepare for a mission.
  • Pilot - Meet Nicole Malachowski, former Thunderbird Pilot. She talks about her experience and the White House Fellow program.
  • Plant Specialist - Botanist - Meet Martin Hutten, who is the manager of Yosemite National Park's plant program.
  • Police Officer - Police officers protect people and property. It's their job to make sure that the public is safe.
  • Prosthetist - Meet David.  He works with patients with amputated limbs. He talks about what he likes about his job and how a prosthetic arm and leg are created.

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T

  • Teacher - Educates and prepares students for future schooling by teaching them basic subjects, like math and reading.
  • Treasurer of the U.S. - Meet Rosie Rios, Treasurer at the Department of the Treasury. She talks about the America the Beautiful Quarters and how important it is to have a good education.

V

  • Veterinarian - Meet Zoo Veterinarian Dr. Carlos Sanchez. He talks about the caring for the animals at the National Zoo.
  • Veterinarian - Megan talks about her job with working dogs and why your dog's teeth need to stay healthy.

W

  • Wildlife Biologist - Wildlife biologists study animals and other wildlife and how they interact with their environment. Learn about what it takes to be a wildlife biologist and how to protect wildlife animals.
  • Wildlife Officer - Meet Gabriel. He is an officer that protects wildlife for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Learn about his tools and what he does on patrol.

Z

  • Zoo Doctor - Meet Zoo Veterinarian Dr. Carlos Sanchez. He talks about the caring for the animals at the National Zoo.
  • Zoo Keepers - Meet Kristen and Juan, zoo keepers at the National Zoo. They talk about creating natural habitats, how they train the animals and what you can do to get started.