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The Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics cluster is for those who like the idea of making sure people and products are moved safely and effectively from point A to point B. This career cluster includes careers that operate, maintain, and organize the transport of pretty much everything that you can imagine. The cluster includes careers in every step of that process, from mechanics who make sure trucks or airplanes are prepared to operate safely to those who work in the warehouses who load freight and/or people into these vehicles. Many of the careers in this cluster may require the completion of a two-year college program.
Aircraft mechanics diagnose and repair problems in an aircraft. They may also be involved in the refurbishing of older planes. Make sure to use the search box to find videos make by Ricky, Lucas, Aaron, and Scott!
The captain of a ship is responsible for every aspect of a ship's voyage - determining the course and speed of the ship, supervising the crew members on the ship, and making sure the ship's maintenance is up to date. Make sure to use the search box to find Ben's video!
The boat captain in this video, Ben, works at a resort. His job is to take tourists out on the boat on dolphin and sunset cruises. In addition, he has to keep the boat clean and maintained. Because this work is so specialized, the salary figures are only general estimates.
Aircraft mechanics diagnose and repair problems in an aircraft. They may also be involved in the refurbishing of older planes. Dell, the interiors mechanic featured in the video, works on the interior of an airplane.
Locomotive engineers drive passenger and freight trains, while conductors manage the activities of the crew and passengers on the train. Conductors may take payments or tickets from passengers and assist them when they have any difficulties. They may also oversee the loading and unloading of cargo.
A quality manager in aviation is responsible for monitoring the quality of the aviation parts that are repaired to make sure they are safe for use. Jason, as seen in the video, manages the various aviation inspectors.
A sheet metal mechanic who works in aviation deals with all of the sheet metal found on the plane. This may involve removing the metal, bending it, cutting it, and reinstalling it. They can also work in various fabricating plants, factories and construction .. ,
Aerospace engineers design and develop aerospace vehicles, systems, and their components. In addition, they may be involved in the installation, operation, and evaluation of these systems. These engineers often utilize computer-based modeling and simulation tools.