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Career Videos

Download these activities to do AFTER watching any of these videos:

These activities are also available as word files.

Some videos are also available via DVD (quantities are limited). Contact your Bridges Career Academies Coordinator — Betsy or Judy — for more information.

 

Businesses — to be included in a future career video, contact:

Mary Gottsch, (218) 822-7117
Executive Director

Career Ladder Videos

The newest Bridges Career Videos focus on career ladders in a specific field, or career pathway. Watch to learn more about not only entry level jobs, but how an initial career can grow.

Natural Resources Career Ladder

In partnership with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Emergency Medical Service Career Ladder

In partnership with North Memorial Ambulance Service

Surveying Career Ladder

In partnership with Widseth

Engineering Career Ladder

In partnership with Widseth

Electrical Trades Career Ladder

In partnership with Vision Electrical Services

Software Development Career Ladder

In partnership with GrowthZone

Architecture Career Ladder

In partnership with Widseth

Automation Career Ladder

In partnership with Graphic Packaging International

HVAC Career Ladder

In partnership with SCR

Nursing Career Ladder

In partnership with Essentia Health

Metal Stamping Career Ladder

In partnership with Clow Stamping Company

Manufacturing Management Career Ladder

In partnership with Pequot Tool & Manufacturing

Hospitality Career Ladder

In partnership with Grand View Lodge

Child Care Career Ladder

In partnership with Stepping Stones Child Care

Automotive Career Ladder

In partnership with Dondelinger Auto Group

Dental Career Ladder

In partnership with Apple Tree Dental

Electric Utility Career Ladder

In partnership with Crow Wing Power

Construction Career Ladder

In partnership with Nor-son Custom Builders

Financial Services Career Ladder

In partnership with Ascensus

Medical Laboratory Career Ladder

In partnership with Cuyuna Regional Medical Center

Banking Career Ladder

In partnership with Deerwood Bank

Law Enforcement Career Ladder

In partnership with Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office

Transportation/Heavy Equipment

Learn about promising careers and educational opportunities available in Heavy Equipment, including profiles of Anderson Brothers Construction president Terry McFarland and of a CLC grad now working in the field.

Information Technology

Skilled computer professionals are in greater demand than ever. This video includes profiles of an Aitkin H.S. and CLC grad who has a career locally as an IT professional and of Syvantis CEO Janelle Riley.

Manufacturing

Manufacturing today is a high-tech industry requiring a skilled and talented workforce. This video includes profiles of a Staples H.S. grad who has a career as a CNC machinist and of Tom Haglin, president of Lindar Corporation.

Engineering

Engineers make things possible using science, math and creativity. This video includes profiles of a Brainerd H.S. grad now working in the area as a civil engineer.

Health Care

Healthcare is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the U.S. This video includes profiles of a Pillager H.S. grad who has gone on to build a regional physical therapy practice and a CLC nursing grad who has a career as a flight nurse.

Partner Videos

Here are other great career exploration videos.