You will need your results from the Job Proler tool at www.pork.org/careers to complete this exercise.
Read the descriptions below for each of the RIASEC* types. Use the information to try to identify which
type you might be. Then, list the careers from your Job Proler results next to the interests they support.
Pork Industry Careers
People who have athletic or mechanical
ability, prefer to work with objects, ma-
chines, tools, plants or animals, or to be
People who like to observe, learn, investi-
gate, analyze, evaluate or solve problems.
Usually have math or science abilities and
Likes to work alone and solve problems.
People who have artistic, innovating or intu-
itional abilities and like to work in unstruc-
tured situations using their imagination and
creativity. Usually musicians & actors.
People who like to work with people to en-
lighten, inform, help, train, or cure them, or
are skilled with words. Many are teachers,
nurses and therapists.
People who like to work with people, inu-
encing, persuading, performing, leading or
managing for organizational goals or eco-
nomic gain. Good salespeople and travel
People who like to work with data, have
clerical or numerical ability, carry out tasks
in detail or follow through on others’ instruc-
*This RAISEC model of occupations is the copyrighted work of Dr. John L. Holland, and his publisher,
Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc. (PAR). For an assessment of your career interests, take Dr.
Holland’s Self-Directed Search online at www.self-directed-search.com.