Architecture and Engineering

Find careers in the architecture and engineering fields.

Architecture and Engineering

City (Urban) Planner

City (urban) planners figure out the best way to use the land in cities and neighborhoods; they find and build the best location for houses, stores, and parks.

Civil Engineer

Civil engineers design things like roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, or water supply and sewage systems.


Drafters make drawings and plans; some plans show how to make objects like toys, toasters, and machinery or larger things like houses and office buildings.

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineers design new and better electronics; they also test equipment and solve problems.


Electricians bring us electricity. They put in the wires that carry electricity through houses, offices, and factories; they also fix electric machines.

Landscape Architect

Landscape architects design outdoor spaces including parks, recreational facilities, private homes, and other areas.


Surveyors do different types of work - some measure land, air space, and water areas - some describe where a certain area of land is.

Video: Aerospace Engineer

Meet Acey, an engineer for NASA. He talks about his job and building the James Webb Space Telescope.

Video: Architect

As a Regional Chief Architect, Tony works with a team to design energy efficient and eco-friendly government buildings.

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