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Jobs Affected by Criminal Record

Before you job search, know which work restrictions and regulations can keep a person with a conviction from working in certain jobs.

Before you make a career plan or start to job search, you need to know if you are restricted from working in certain types of occupations. This is a small list of jobs compared to many types of careers available to you.

There are certain jobs not open to someone with a criminal conviction. The exact occupations and the type of restrictions depend on your offense and various state and federal regulations.

Before you start training or look for a job, find out what, if any, restrictions you might have for work.

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