Careers - Click the links below for information about careers available to today's workforce. Here you will find links to career and job descriptions, the hot jobs and careers of today, and tests students can take to match students' personalities, interests, and skills to possible job choices

Steps You Can Take In Finding A Career

  1. Do a career interest survey. VA Wizard has 3 career assessments and college and career planning tools.
  2. Research and explore information about careers and occupations in categories at the : Occupational Information Network.
  3. Read articles on careers and career searching at Career Magazine.
  4. Look at actual job openings and see what kind of salary, skill requirements, experience necessary, location, and future openings at a site like

Current Job Openings

Look for actual real-time jobs in your career interest area. You do not need to be looking for a job at this time to visit these sites. The information provided can help you plan for your future.

  • Virginia Employment Commission
  • Virginia Apprenticeships
  • Virginian Pilot Classifieds
  • Snag A
  • Career Builder
  • America's Job Bank (Federal Jobs)
  • International Careers
  • Student Workers Permits


Do you want to earn while you learn?  If so, an apprenticeship program is for you.  Apprenticeable careers allow you to earn money while you learn about your career of choice.

Shipyard Apprentice Programs