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Construction Industry Overview


The US commercial and heavy construction industry comprises approximately 80,000 firms with about $545 billion in total annual revenue, according to Hoovers. Major creators of construction jobs include Bechtel, Fluor, Jacobs Engineering, Peter Kiewit Sons’ and Turner Construction. Additional jobs in construction are found in the residential sector, with 170,000 business locations bringing in about $325 billion in annual revenue, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Construction Job Market


Careers in construction are sharply segmented by occupation. Carpenters held just over 1 million jobs in 2010, while construction managers held about 523,000 jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). These two construction occupations alone are projected to add a total of more than 280,000 jobs from 2010 to 2020.

Leading trades jobs in construction are brick masons, carpenters, drywall installers, electricians, glaziers, insulation installers, painters, plasterers, plumbers and roofers.

Other construction job opportunities include construction estimator, construction project manager, construction inspector, construction equipment operator and various engineering roles.

The market for construction employment has been among the hardest hit of US industries since the recession began in 2007. When the industry hit bottom, 5.5 million people were employed in construction -- 2.2 million fewer than the all-time high in 2006. In 2011 and 2012, demand for construction work had recovered only modestly due to the glut of commercial and residential building stock in most markets.

Construction Salaries


Wages for work in construction vary substantially by trade. Median annual wages across all construction and extraction occupations in May 2011 were $39,820, according to the BLS. The middle 50 percent earned between $29,720 and $56,130. The top 10 percent earned more than $73,000.

Median wages for construction managers were $84,240 in May 2011, with the middle 50 percent earning between $64,780 and $112,020 and the top 10 percent making $149,070, the BLS reports.
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Description Within our Architectural Coatings business, we produce paints, stains, and specialty coatings under the PPG Pittsburgh® Paints, PPG Olympic® Paints and Stains, and PPG Porter® Paints brands, and service the North American coatings industry across three channels. We operate 400+ retail stores, sell through over 2,000 dealer stores and supply product to large home improvement retailers,...
Account Executive – Outside Sales – Online Advertising, Construction & Trade Shows Resumes to ***** Searching for Sales Professionals serious about their future and career. Actual Year 1 average earnings $60,000-70,000+ Our client is a leader in providing information resources for the construction community. The construction industry and architects find my client useful to search fo...
Fischer Homes is one of the largest and most reputable homebuilders in the Greater Cincinnati, Columbus, Indianapolis and Atlanta areas. Founded in 1980, the company has grown to building over 18,000 homes and employs over 300 Associates. Fischer Homes' solid reputation has been built largely by the talent of our Associates as we have consistently been recognized by Builder Magazine as one of the...
WHERE CAREERS IN NATURE BLOOM. Recognized nationwide as a leader in landscape maintenance services, ValleyCrest Landscape Maintenance maintains some of the nation’s most beautiful environments. Enjoy an exciting career that gets you out from behind the desk and makes nature your office. A career with ValleyCrest Landscape Maintenance provides exciting growth opportunities through mentorship and co...
Construction Inspector Typical Construction Inspection, familiar with roads, water main, sewer main, storm sewer constructionMaintain daily reports, measurement, calculation and computation of quantities and ensuring conformance with contract documents. Qualifications Minimum of 3 years of relevant construction inspection experience, experience in Microsoft applications and Fieldbook software. Kno...
ALQIMI is currently seeking a Construction Project Manager to support our customer located in Okinawa Japan. This is a contingent multi-year contract. Expected start date of September 1, 2014. We are offering a total compensation package, which includes base salary, and housing and living allowance. Specific Requirements: - Baccalaureate or higher-level degree with a major in Engineering or Archit...
ALQIMI is currently seeking a Construction Coordinator to support our customer located in Okinawa Japan. This is a contingent multi-year contract. Expected start date of September 1, 2014. We are offering a total compensation package, which includes base salary, and housing and living allowance. Specific Requirements: - Baccalaureate or higher-level degree with a major in Engineering or Architectu...
POSITION SUMMARY: This position performs a variety of functions in servicing Residential Construction loans, including builder speculative and presale loans, land loans, condominium loans, revolving lines of credit, participations sold and/or purchased, One-Step, DHHL and Renovation loans as set forth by company policy. Activities may include setting up, activating and funding new loans, processin...
Construction Scheduler Position · College Degree in Construction Management or construction related field or equivalent experience. · Minimum 5-years construction scheduling work experience. · Very knowledgeable in the use of Primavera P3 and P6, version 8.0 and above. · Ability to read and interpret construction documents, particularly MEP drawings. · Use Microsoft Office Products: Word, Excel, a...
Job Description: This Mechanical- Diesel And Heavy Equipment (construction background) Position Features: ? Salaried Position ? Great Benefits ? Casual Work Environment Immediate need for mechanic for diesel and heavy equipment (construction background) seeking salaried position, great benefits and casual work environment. 2+ years experience, owns own tools and a background in construction will b...
Job Description: Have you ever said my dream job is "working for a company that values my experience but lets me have fun all at the same time?" If so, your dream has been answered. A local Denver based construction company is expanding and they need an experience Project Coordinator to support their team of Project Managers. This company is looking for someone that can bring a fresh perspective t...
Job Description: Are you eager to expand you career in Construction as a Bookkeeper and Professional Accountant? A General Contracting company is seeking to hire a Bookkeeper this week! This is a wonderful company with an all encompassing benefits package. This individual will be able to do all aspects of accounting/bookkeeping, have 10 years experience in that position, construction bookkeeping/a...
Job Description: Motivated and thoughtful team looking to bring on a Project Accountant! Team is a diverse group of personalities that comes together with their dedication to see things through, over coming challenges and celebrating personal milestones. Responsibilities: Accounts payable, entering estimates, job costs, billing based off of contracts, prepare AP vouchers, invoicing, field vendor i...
Job Description: Local Construction Company is currently seeking an accounting assistant for 32-40 hours per week. Previous experience working with AIA Billing, Pre-Lien and Lien Releases. Will be tracking and documenting individual construction projects. Filing. Must be detail orientated. A minimum of 2 years experience in a A/R department, handling business to business collections. Position is a...
Job Description: Temecula, family-owned, construction company looking for an experienced Administrative Assistant. This is a 30-40 hour per week position. You will be an essential part of the company and work closely with the owners and CEO. This position is for the individual that has a strong background in construction administrative duties including Preliminary Notices and Lien Releases. Respon...
Job Description: Are you ready for the career opportunity of a lifetime? Our client is a small, family owned company that takes great care of their team members and they're looking for a Concierge/Construction Coordinator This individual would be responsible for efficient, timely and accurate data entry of construction- related documentation. The Concierge Coordinator reports to Director of Concie...
Job Description: A growing Construction company is seeking an experienced Superintendent with 10+ years experience on Hotels and Commercial Infrastructures. This amazing construction company offers a competitive salary, benefits, and a place to call home. If you have the dirt in your blood and construction on your brain then apply today! This important Superintendent position will specialize in ho...
Job Description: This Construction Accountant - $60K/year Position Features: ? Excellent Pay. ? Benefits and 401K. ? Great Pay to $60K Immediate need for construction accountant - $60k/year seeking great pay, family friendly environment and benefits. Qualifications: Excellent verbal and written communication skills Strong analytical ability Positive attitude 5+ years accounting experience General...
Job Description: Full time position for a Construction Division of a company. M-F, normal 8-5 hours. Must have good skills in Excel, Word and must have worked in a construction environment before. Bids and invoices, multi-tasking, phones, etc. Apply today for this great position as a construction administrative assistant! We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualif...
Job Description: Construction Manager II - Plano, TX- Responsibilities: ? Assess and control charges to the agreed site design ? Ensure only customer's approved materials are installed on the project ? Agreed Civil Works guidelines and schedules are followed and enforced. ? Attend coordination and progress meetings ? Awareness and on-site supervision during where risk of disturbances in customer s...
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