Job Zone: Cooks, Fast Food

Job Zone One: Little or No Preparation Needed

Education — Some of these occupations may require a high school diploma or GED certificate.

Related Experience — Little or no previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, a person can become a waiter or waitress even if he/she has never worked before.

Job Training — Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker could show you how to do the job.

Job Zone Examples — These occupations involve following instructions and helping others. Examples include food preparation workers, dishwashers, floor sanders and finishers, landscaping and groundskeeping workers, logging equipment operators, and baristas.

SVP Range — Up to 3 months of preparation (Below 4.0)