Occupational Outlook Handbook

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Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2000 - Employment forecasting
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Describes 250 occupations which cover approximately 107 million jobs.

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Page vii - Results of earlier surveys of this area are also available from BLS regional offices, the Division of Compensation Data Analysis and Planning, or at the BLS Internet site. Material in this bulletin is in the public domain and, with appropriate credit, may be reproduced without permission. This information will be made available to sensory impaired individuals upon request. Voice phone: (202) 691-5200; Federal Relay Service: 1-800-877-8339.
Page 132 - Examples of administrative agencies relevant to the health research context include the Food and Drug Administration, the National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Health and Human Services.
Page 33 - Employment of construction managers is expected to increase about as fast as the average for all occupations through 2008, as the level and complexity of construction activity continues to grow.
Page 382 - Employment of automotive body repairers is expected to increase about as fast as the average for all occupations through the year 2006.
Page 308 - Employment of police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers is expected to grow more slowly than the average for all occupations.
Page 143 - States, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto RicO and the Virgin Islands require the...
Page 89 - ... their work. They frequently specialize in a particular operation such as oxidation or polymerization. Others specialize in a particular area such as pollution control or the production of a specific product like automotive plastics or chlorine bleach.
Page 385 - ... ••Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology, 2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 302, Arlington, VA 22201.
Page 220 - They remove calculus, stains, and plaque from teeth; take and develop dental x rays; and apply cavity preventive agents such as fluorides and pit and fissure sealants. In some States, hygienists administer local anesthetics and anesthetic gas; place and carve filling materials, temporary fillings, and periodontal dressings; remove sutures; and smooth and polish metal restorations. Dental hygienists also help patients develop and maintain good oral health. For example, they may explain the relationship...
Page 186 - Overall employment of kindergarten, elementary, and secondary school teachers is expected to increase about as fast as the average for all occupations through the year 2006.

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