Metropolitan Washington High Demand Occupations

Metropolitan Washington High Demand Occupations



OCC Code

Occupation Title

Most Significant Level of Post Secondary Education and Training

393091

Amusement and Recreation Attendants

Short-term on-the-job training

353011

Bartenders

Short-term on-the-job training

433011

Bill and Account Collectors

Short-term on-the-job training

533022

Bus Drivers, School

Short-term on-the-job training

412011

Cashiers

Short-term on-the-job training

399011

Child Care Worker

Short-term on-the-job training

537061

Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Short-term on-the-job training

353021

Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food

Short-term on-the-job training

352011

Cooks, Fast Food

Short-term on-the-job training

412021

Counter and Rental Clerks

Short-term on-the-job training

353022

Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop

Short-term on-the-job training

359011

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Short-term on-the-job training

359021

Dishwashers                                      

Short-term on-the-job training

533031

Drivers/Sales Workers

Short-term on-the-job training

359099

Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All

Short-term on-the-job training

352021

Food Preparation Workers

Short-term on-the-job training

353041

Food Servers, Non-restaurant

Short-term on-the-job training

119051

Food Service Managers

Short-term on-the-job training

251071

Health Specialties Teachers, Post-Secondary

Short-term on-the-job training

473013

Helper--Electrician

Short-term on-the-job training

311011

Home Health Aides

Short-term on-the-job training

359031

Host and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge and Coffee Shop

Short-term on-the-job training

434081

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

Short-term on-the-job training

434161

Human Resource Assistants Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Short-term on-the-job training

372011

Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping

Short-term on-the-job training

537062

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

Short-term on-the-job training

373011

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Short-term on-the-job training

339092

Life Guards, Ski Patrol, and other Recreational Service Worker

Short-term on-the-job training

372012

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Short-term on-the-job training

439051

Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Pos

Short-term on-the-job training

439061

Office Clerk, General

Short-term on-the-job training

472073

Operating Engineers and other Construction Equipment Operator

Short-term on-the-job training

537064

Packers and Packagers, Hand

Short-term on-the-job training

399021

Personal and Home Care Aides

Short-term on-the-job training

435052

Postal Service Mail Carriers

Short-term on-the-job training

434171

Receptionists and Information Clerks

Short-term on-the-job training

399032

Recreation Workers

Short-term on-the-job training

412031

Retail Salespersons

Short-term on-the-job training

339032

Security Guards

Short-term on-the-job training

435071

Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Short-term on-the-job training

435081

Stock Clerks and order Fillers

Short-term on-the-job training

533041

Taxi Driver and Chauffeurs

Short-term on-the-job training

259041

Teacher Assistants

Short-term on-the-job training

419041

Telemarketers

Short-term on-the-job training

433071

Tellers

Short-term on-the-job training

533033

Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services

Short-term on-the-job training

353031

Waiters and Waitresses

Short-term on-the-job training

433031

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Moderate-term on-the-job training

472061

Construction Laborers

Moderate-term on-the-job training

352012

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria

Moderate-term on-the-job training

333012

Correctional Officers and Jailers

Moderate-term on-the-job training

434051

Customer Service Representatives

Moderate-term on-the-job training

319091

Dental Assistant

Moderate-term on-the-job training

436011

Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants

Moderate-term on-the-job training

499042

Maintenance and Repair Workers, General          

Moderate-term on-the-job training

319092

Medical Assistants

Moderate-term on-the-job training

472141

Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Moderate-term on-the-job training

433051

Payroll and Timekeeping

Moderate-term on-the-job training

399041

Residential Advisors

Moderate-term on-the-job training

414012

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing; Except Technical & Scientific Products

Moderate-term on-the-job training

436014

Secretaries, Except Legal, medical and executive

Moderate-term on-the-job training

211093

Social and Human Service Assistants

Moderate-term on-the-job training

533032

Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer

Moderate-term on-the-job training

439022

Word Processors and Typists

Moderate-term on-the-job training

472031

Carpenters                                       

Long-term on-the-job training

131041

Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construct

Long-term on-the-job training

352014

Cooks, Restaurant

Long-term on-the-job training

472111

Electricians

Long-term on-the-job training

332011

Fire Fighter

Long-term on-the-job training

499021

Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

Long-term on-the-job training

472152

Plumbers, Pipe fitters, and Steamfitters

Long-term on-the-job training

333051

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

Long-term on-the-job training

472211

Sheet Metal Worker

Long-term on-the-job training

131051

Cost Estimator

Work experience in a related occupation

333021

Detectives and Criminal Investigator

Work experience in a related occupation

471011

First Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extractiont Workers

Work experience in a related occupation

431011

First Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and Administrative Support Workers

Work experience in a related occupation

351012

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Work experience in a related occupation

371011

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers

Work experience in a related occupation

491011

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

Work experience in a related occupation

411012

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers

Work experience in a related occupation

411011

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Wo

Work experience in a related occupation

131023

Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and F

Work experience in a related occupation

493023

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Postsecondary vocational award

493023

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Postsecondary vocational award

399031

Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors

Postsecondary vocational award

395012

Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists

Postsecondary vocational award

436012

Legal Secretaries

Postsecondary vocational award

292061

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Postsecondary vocational award

311012

Nursing Aides, Orderlies and Attendants

Postsecondary vocational award

252011

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Postsecondary vocational award

419022

Real Estate Sales Agents

Postsecondary vocational award

151041

Computer Support Specialists

Associates degree

232011

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Associates Degree

291111

Registered Nurse

Associates Degree

132011

Accountants and Auditors

Bachelor's Degree

171011

Architects, Except Landscape and Naval

Bachelor's Degree

132031

Budget Analysts

Bachelor's Degree

251011

Business Teachers, Post-Secondary

Bachelor's Degree

172051

Civil Engineers

Bachelor's Degree

151021

Computer Programmers                             

Bachelor's Degree

151031

Computer Software Engineers, Applications

Bachelor's Degree

151032

Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software

Bachelor's Degree

151051

Computer Systems Analysts

Bachelor's Degree

119021

Construction Managers

Bachelor's Degree

151061

Database Administrators

Bachelor's Degree

273041

Editors

Bachelor's Degree

172071

Electrical Engineers

Bachelor's Degree

172072

Electronics Engineer, Except Computers

Bachelor's Degree

252021

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

Bachelor's Degree

131071

Employment , Recruitment and Placement Specialists

Bachelor's Degree

172081

Environmental Engineers

Bachelor's Degree

132051

Financial Analysts

Bachelor's Degree

251191

Graduate Teaching Assistants

Bachelor's Degree

271024

Graphic Designers

Bachelor's Degree

131079

Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialist, All Other

Bachelor's Degree

132072

Loan Officer

Bachelor's Degree

193021

Market Research Analysts

Bachelor's Degree

131121

Meeting and Convention Planners

Bachelor's Degree

252022

Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education

Bachelor's Degree

151071

Network and Computer Systems Administrators

Bachelor's Degree

151081

Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts

Bachelor's Degree

119141

Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers

Bachelor's Degree

273031

Public Relations Specialists

Bachelor's Degree

252031

Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education

Bachelor's Degree

119151

Social and Community Service Managers

Bachelor's Degree

252041

Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School

Bachelor's Degree

131073

Training and Development Specialists

Bachelor's Degree

273043

Writers and Authors

Bachelor's Degree

113011

Administrative Services Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

111011

Chief Executives                                 

Bachelor's plus experience

113021

Computer and Information Systems Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

119032

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary Schools

Bachelor's plus experience

119041

Engineering Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

113031

Financial Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

111021

General and Operations Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

113040

Human Resource Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

131111

Management Analysts

Bachelor's plus experience

112021

Marketing Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

119111

Medical and Health Services Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

112031

Public Relations Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

112022

Sales Managers

Bachelor's plus experience

291062

Family and General Practitioners

First professional degree

231011

Lawyers

First professional degree

254021

Librarians

First professional degree

193011

Economists

Master's Degree

193094

Political Scientists

Master's Degree