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Government and Law

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Animal Control Officer
Handle animals for the purpose of investigations of mistreatment, or control of abandoned, dangerous, or unattended animals.
Attorney/Lawyer
Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions.
Corrections officer
Provide social services to assist in rehabilitation of law offenders in custody or on probation or parole.
Court reporter
Use verbatim methods and equipment to capture, store, retrieve, and transcribe pretrial and trial proceedings or other information.
Criminal Investigator
Conduct investigations related to suspected violations of Federal, State, or local laws to prevent or solve crimes.
Jailer
Guard inmates in penal or rehabilitative institutions in accordance with established regulations and procedures.
Dispatcher
Operate radio, telephone, or computer equipment at emergency response centers.
Fire Fighter
Control and extinguish fires or respond to emergency situations where life, property, or the environment is at risk.
Judge
Arbitrate, advise, adjudicate, or administer justice in a court of law.
Law Clerk
Assist judges in court or by conducting research or preparing legal documents.
Legal Assistant
Assist lawyers by investigating facts, preparing legal documents, or researching legal precedent.
Police Officer
Maintain order and protect life and property by enforcing local, tribal, State, or Federal laws and ordinances.
Private Detective
Gather, analyze, compile and report information regarding individuals or organizations to clients, or detect occurrences of unlawful acts or infractions of rules in private establishment.
Probation Officer
Provide social services to assist in rehabilitation of law offenders in custody or on probation or parole.
Security Guard
Guard, patrol, or monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules.
Sheriff
Maintain order and protect life and property by enforcing local, tribal, State, or Federal laws and ordinances.
Fish and Game Warden
Patrol assigned area to prevent fish and game law violations. Investigate reports of damage to crops or property by wildlife.
Hazardous Material Responder
Identify, remove, pack, transport, or dispose of hazardous materials, including asbestos, lead-based paint, waste oil, fuel, transmission fluid, radioactive materials, or contaminated soil.
Bailiff
Maintain order in courts of law.
Jail Warden
Having care or custody of some institution or correctional facility