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The Discovering Careers series helps students explore exciting occupations in a wide range of industries. Each full-color volume describes 20 jobs and includes lively special features spotlighting success stories, history, trivia, and words to know. Concise, colorful, and current, the books in the Discovering Careers series are essential resources for career exploration.

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Overview

The Discovering Careers series helps students explore exciting occupations in a wide range of industries. Each full-color volume describes 20 jobs and includes lively special features spotlighting success stories, history, trivia, and words to know. Concise, colorful, and current, the books in the Discovering Careers series are essential resources for career exploration.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Aircraft Mechanics 5

Air Traffic Controllers 10

Automobile Service Technicians 16

Automotive Industry Workers 22

Diesel Mechanics 28

Dispatchers 33

Flight Attendants 38

Industrial Traffic Managers 44

Locomotive Engineers 48

Marine Services Technicians 54

Merchant Mariners 59

Pilots 65

Public Transportation Operators 70

Railroad Conductors 75

Reservation and Ticket Agents 80

Signal Mechanics 85

Taxi Drivers 90

Toll Collectors 94

Traffic Engineers 99

Truck Drivers 104

Glossary 109

Browse and Learn More 112

Index 117

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