Explore different career opportunities in construction

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Construct, assemble, maintain, and repair stationary steam boilers and boiler house auxiliaries.

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Build structures with wood materials.

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Cement and Terrazzo Workers

Smooth and finish surfaces of poured concrete, such as floors, walks, sidewalks, roads, or curbs.

Construction Laborer

Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites.

Construction Manager

Plan, direct, and coordinate activities concerned with the construction of structures and facilities.

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Crane and Hoist Operators

Operate crane equipment to lift and move materials, machines, or products in many directions.

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Drywall and Taper

Apply wallboard and seal joints to ceilings or interior walls of buildings.

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Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.

Elevator Installers

Assemble, install, and maintain freight or passenger elevators and escalators.

Equipment Operator

Operate one or several types of power construction equipment, such as graders, bulldozers, excavators, etc.

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Install glass in windows, skylights, store fronts, and display cases.

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HVAC and Sheet Metal Worker

Install, service, or repair heating and air conditioning systems within facilities.

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Insulation Worker

Line and cover structures with insulating materials.

Masonry - Brick and Stone

Lay and bind exterior building materials, such as brick or stone.


Paint walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces.

Paving, Operations

Operate equipment used for applying concrete, asphalt, or other paved materials.

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Apply interior or exterior plaster, cement, stucco, or similar materials.

Plumbers and Pipelayers

Assemble, install, and repair plumbing systems.

Rebar Worker

Position and secure steel bars or mesh in concrete forms in order to reinforce concrete.


Cover roofs of structures with shingles, slate, asphalt, aluminum, wood, or related materials.

Steel Worker

Raise, place, and unite iron or steel girders, columns, and other structural members to form completed structures.


Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components.

Flooring - Tile, Wood, Carpet

Install flooring materials such as tile, wood, or carpet.