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In-Demand Jobs in Our Area

Check out the list of In-Demand Occupations in our area. The Northern Panhandle Workforce Development Board, Inc. will update this list as new industries come in.

Management Occupations

  • Executives

  • Business and Financial Operations

  • Business Operations Specialists

  • General and Operations Managers

  • Operations Specialist Managers

  • Financial Specialists

  • Accountants and Auditors

  • Human Resource, Training, Development, and Labor Relations Specialists

  • Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists

  • Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

  • Other Management Occupations

Computer, Science, and Mathematical Occupations

  • Computer Specialists

  • Computer Support Specialists

  • Engineers, Industrial Drafters, and Engineering and Mapping Technicians

  • Social Scientists and Related Workers

  • Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians

Community and Social Services Occupations

  • Counselors, Social Workers, and Other Community and Social Workers

  • Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors

  • Child, Family, and School Social Workers

  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

  • Medical and Public Health Social Workers

  • Social and Human Service Assistants

  • Legal Occupations

  • Lawyers, Judges, and Related Workers

  • Legal Support Workers

  • Paralegals and Legal Assistants

  • Other Community and Social Services Occupations

  • Network and Computer Systems Administrators

  • Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts

  • Other Computer-Related Occupations

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

  • Primary, Secondary and Special Education School Teachers

  • Elementary School Teachers, Exc. Special Education

  • Middle School Teachers, Exc. Special and Vocational Education

  • Secondary School Teachers, Exc. Special and Vocational Education

  • Vocational Education Teachers

  • Secondary School Special Education Teachers - Preschool, Kindergarten and Elementary

  • Special Education Teachers - Secondary School

  • Other Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

  • Art and Design Workers

  • Entertainers, Performers, Sports, and Related Workers

  • Media and Communication Workers

  • Media and Communication Equipment Workers

  • Coaches and Scouts

  • Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers

  • Other Support-related Occupations

Health Care Practitioners and Technical Occupations

  • Health Diagnosing and Training Practitioners

  • Registered Nurses

  • Health Technologists and Technicians

  • Radiologic Technologists and Technicians

  • Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

  • Pharmacy Technicians

  • Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

  • Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides

  • Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants

  • Medical Assistants

  • Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

  • Surgical Technologists

  • Medical and Health Services Managers

  • Dental Assistants

  • Respiratory Therapists

  • Dental Hygienists

  • Emergency Management Specialists

  • Other Health Support Occupations

Protection Service Occupations

  • Law Enforcement Workers

  • Firefighters

  • Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

  • Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

  • Security Guards

  • Other Protective Service Workers

Food Preparation and Serving-Related Occupations

  • Supervisors, Food Preparation, and Serving Workers

  • First Line Supervisors or Managers of Food Preparation and Services, Cooks, and Food Preparation Workers

  • Cooks, Fast Food, Institutions, Cafeteria, Restaurant Food Preparation Workers

  • Food and Beverage Serving Workers

  • Combined Food Preparation and Service Workers - Including Fast Food Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Services

  • Waiters and Waitresses

  • Other Food Preparation and Service-Related Workers

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

  • Building, Cleaning, and Pest Control Workers

  • Janitors, Cleaners, Exc. Maid and Housekeeping Cleaning

  • Grounds Maintenance Workers

  • Landscaping and Grounds Keeping Workers

Personal Care and Service Occupations

  • Supervisor, Personal Care, and Service Workers

  • Entertainment, Attendants, and Related Workers

  • Personal Appearance Workers

  • Child Care Workers

  • Personal and Home Care Aides

  • Other Personal Care and Service Occupations

Sales and Related Occupations

  • Sales Managers

  • Real Estate Agents

  • Supervisors and Sales Workers

  • First Line Supervisors or Managers of Retail Sales Workers

  • Retail Sales Workers

  • Cashiers

  • Retail Salespersons

  • Sales Representatives and Service

  • Insurance Sales Agents

  • Sales Representative - Wholesale and Manufacturing

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

  • Supervisors - Office and Administrative Support Workers

  • First Line Supervisors or Managers - Office and Administrative

  • Financial Clerks

  • Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

  • Tellers

  • Information and Record Clerks

  • Customer Service Representatives

  • Receptionist and Information Clerks

  • Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching and Distribution Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

  • Stock Clerks and Order Fillers

  • Secretaries and Administrative Assistants

  • Secretaries, Exc. Legal, Medical, and Executive

  • Data Entry Keyers

  • Office Clerks - General

  • Other Office and Administrative Support Workers

Construction and Extraction Occupations

  • Construction Trades Workers

  • Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and Systems Operators

  • Carpenters

  • Construction Laborers

  • Electricians

  • Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

  • Painters, Construction, and Maintenance

  • Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

  • Supervisors of Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

  • First Line Supervisors or Managers of Mechanics and Installers

  • Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

  • Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics and Installers

  • Automobile Service Technicians and Mechanics

  • Industrial Machinery Mechanics

  • Maintenance and Repair Workers -general

  • Other Installation Maintenance and Repair Occupations

Production Occupations

  • Supervisor and Production Workers

  • First Line Supervisors or Managers of Production and Operators

  • Assemblers and Fabricators

  • Team Assemblers

  • Metal Workers and Plastic Workers

  • Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setter and Operators

  • Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

  • Printing Workers

  • Textile Apparel and Furnishings Workers

  • Plant and Systems Operators

  • Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

  • Helpers - Production Workers

  • Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setter

  • Other Production Occupations

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

  • Motor Vehicle Operators

  • Truck Drivers - Heavy and Tractor Trailer

  • Truck Drivers - Light or Delivery Services

  • Material Moving Workers

  • Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

  • Laborers and Freight Stock and Material Movers, Hand

  • Packers, and Packagers - Dand

  • Other Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Natural Gas Industry Occupations

  • CDL Drivers/HEO

  • Realtors

  • Lawyers

  • Geologists

  • Welders

  • Engineers - Petroleum, Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial, Etc.

  • Paralegals

  • Diesel Technicians

  • Chemists

  • Archeologists

  • Biologists

  • Administrators - General

  • Public Relations

  • Electricians

  • Mechanics

  • Roustabouts

  • X-Ray Technicians

  • Apprentices

  • Other Natural Gas Industry Occupations

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