Career Cluster 12


Planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, protective services and homeland security, including
professional and technical support services.

Skill Sets and Abilities Needed:

Active Listening
Critical Thinking
Reading Comprehension
Complex Problem Solving
Judgment and Decision Making
Writing Negotiation
Active Learning
Social Perceptiveness
Systems Analysis


Adjudicators - I/S, I/C, S/C
Ambulance Attendant/Driver - I, S, C, D/C
Animal Control Worker - S, C, S/C
Arbitrator - D/I/C,
Archivist/Curator - S, I, C
Auditors - C, C/S, S/C
Bailiff - D/C, S/C
Bookkeeper/Accounting Clerk - C, C/S, S/C
Building Inspectors - C, S, C/S, S/C
Bus Driver - S, S/C, S/I, D/C
Business Manager - S, S/C, I/S/C
Certified Security Officer - D/I, D/C, I/D
City Manager - D, D/C, D/I
Computer Maintenance Technician - S, S/C, D/C
Computer Operator - C, C/S, S/C
Computer Programmer - C, C/S, C/D
Conciliator - D/I/C
Construction/Building Inspector - D/C, C, C/I
Construction/Building Inspector - D/C, C, C/I
Correctional Officer - D/I, D/C, I/D
Correctional Treatment Specialists - I/C, C/S
Corrections Officer - D, D/C, C/D, D/I
Court Administrator - C, C/S, C/I
Court Clerk - C, I, S
Court Reporter - C, C/S, S/C, S
Criminal Investigator - C/D, CS
Custodian - S, S/C
Data Entry Clerk - C, C/S, S/C, S
Data Processing Managers - C, C/S, I/C, D/C
Detective - C/D, CS
Emergency Dispatcher - S, S/C
Emergency Management Directors - C/D, C/D/I
Fire Inspectors - C/D, CS
Firefighter - D/C, D, C/D
Fish and Game Warden - I/S, I/D, D/C
Forensic Science Technicians - C, C/S
Forest Fire Fighters - D/I, D/C, I/D
Forester/Conservation Scientist - C, C/S, C/D
Forestry Worker - S, S/C, I/C
Game Warden/Officer - D/I, D/C, I/D
General Office Clerk - S, I, C
Government Executives/Legislators - I, I/D, D/I
Guard - D/C, D/S, S
Home Health Aide - S, S/I, S/C
Immigration/Custom Inspector - S/C, C/S
Information Systems Security Specialist - C, C/S
Inspector/Compliance Worker - C, C/S, S/C, D/C
Judge - C/D
Judicial Law Clerk - C, C/S
Lawyer - I/D, D/C
Legal Assistant/Paralegal - C, I, S
Legal Secretaries - C, C/S
Librarian - C, C/S, S/C
Lifeguard - D/C, C/D
Loss Prevention Specialist - C, C/S, I/S, S/C
Magistrate - C/D
Maintenance Supervisor - I/D, D/C
Mechanical Engineer - C, C/S, C/D
Mediator - D/I/C,
Mining Engineer - C, S/C, C/D
Nuclear Quality Control Inspector - S, S/C
Office Machine Operator - S, S/C, C
Paralegal - C, C/S
Paramedics - I/D/C, I/C
Park Ranger - S, S/C, I/S
Personnel, Training, Labor Relations - I, S, C, I/S, I/C
Police Officer - D/I, D/C, I/D
Probation/Parole Officer - D, D/C, C/D, D/I
Receptionist - I, S, I/S
Rescue Worker - D/C, C/I
Sheriff/Deputy Sheriff - D/I, D/C, I/D
Ski Patrol - D/C, C/D, D/S/C
Social Worker - I/S, I/C, S/C
Stenographer - C, C/S
Surveyor - C, S/C, C/D
Taxi Driver/ Chauffeur - S, S/I, I/D
Traffic Controller - C, C/D
Truck Driver - S, S/C, D/I
Urban/Regional Planner - C, C/D
Water Treatment Plant Operator - D/C, C
Arbitrator, Mediator and Conciliator - IS, SI, ISC, IC, ID
Security Guards - S, SD, SC, CD

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