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Construction Job Overview

Construction workers play a vital role in the economic growth of an area. They perform physical labor to build, repair, and maintain residential and commercial buildings throughout the world. There are general construction workers who typically perform jobs such as demolition, digging trenches or ditches and loading or unloading equipment at a job site.

As construction workers take on more work, they can start to specialize in certain areas of construction, such as painting, plumbing, sheet metal installation, electrical work, carpentry, cement masonry and more. These jobs have heavy physical requirements, so workers must be in good health and free from medical conditions that limit their abilities.

Daily tasks might include:
  • Using machinery and tools to dig and level the ground
  • Installing building components, including drywall, sheet metal, concrete, etc.
  • Repairing, installing, or replacing pipes
  • Installing or repairing roofing
  • Demolition of buildings


Construction Job Education Requirements


Most general construction jobs don't require formal education, as the Construction Managers understand the value of training while on the job. If seeking a more specialized area of construction work, training and an apprenticeship under a licensed and qualified Contractor or Electrician may be necessary in order to learn how to perform these aspects of the work. Those who work with hazardous materials, such as asbestos, lead, and mold, will also need additional training and education in how to protect themselves and others from the dangerous chemicals and effects.

Construction Job Market


Even during slower economic times, construction jobs are often available throughout the country. Construction is always necessary, whether it involves tearing down and replacing a building or starting new construction in an undeveloped area. In a study performed by the Bureau of Labor, more than 800,000 construction workers performed some type of work on a project in 2012. In the next decade, statistics show that construction jobs will continue to grow by 21%, with more than 1 million workers needed to meet the demand.

Construction Job Salary Information


The average median salary for a construction job is just under $30,000. Construction workers who specialize in a specific area of construction can earn higher wages based on their experience and knowledge. In bigger cities on the East Coast, such as New York City and Boston, these jobs pay higher, and construction workers in Honolulu take home an average salary of over $52,000. In 2012, the average construction worker earned $34,490 per year.
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Company Confidential Romeoville, IL, 60446
Full service Facilities Maintenance Company based in Romeoville, IL offering both construction an consulting services to retailers to assist in developing and protecting the programs that make the biggest impact for their facility spaces -- brand protection through facilities renovation, maintenance and repair. We are accepting applications for the full-time position of Construction Manager on ou...
Security Vault Works provides turnkey construction and installation services to financial institutions, large retailers, bank equipment manufacturers, and US Government agencies. Currently, we service local and national customers – coast to coast – from 10 Branch offices in 9 U.S. states. See our website at www.svwinc.com for more information about our Company and our projects. Our Fenton, MO Bra...
When you choose Toll Brothers, you enjoy all the special advantages offered by "America's Luxury Home Builder™." Build Your Career with an Industry Leader Position: Assistant Construction Manager / Superintendent Location: Jupiter, Florida Join the 2014 Builder of the Year! Toll Brothers, Inc., America’s leading builder of luxury homes, seeks an experienced Assistant Construction Manager / Su...
COMPANY DESCRIPTION: Robson Homes is a successful and growing real estate development and home building company in the Bay Area involved in all areas of new home development: land acquisition, forward planning, construction, marketing and sales of the homes. We have been in business for over 25 years, continuing to create neighborhoods that we are proud of. For more information, please visit www.r...
Senior Construction Engineer Build Your Career At Alstom! Thermal Power Alstom has the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio of thermal technologies – coal, gas, oil and nuclear – and holds leading positions in turnkey power plants, power generation equipment and air quality control services and systems. ALSTOM has an opening for a Senior Construction Engineer in its Windsor, CT location. As...
About us The M+W Group is the leading global partner for architecture, engineering, construction and project management in the fields of Advanced Technology Facilities, the Life Science industries, Energy & Environmental Technologies, Mission Critical, Electronics and other High-Tech Infrastructures. Our focus is technically complex; from concept development to turnkey services, our company manag...
Description Job Overview: Entry level project manager responsibilities. Professional control and timely administration and implementation of limited scope capital projects. Assist in the preparation of contracts for consultants and contractors. Participate in the bidding, negotiation and award process for assigned projects. Coordinate and monitor commitments of all pre-purchased materials and eq...
Doka is one of the world’s leading companies for developing, manufacturing and distributing formwork solutions for use in all fields of the construction sector. The Doka Group is a company of the Umdasch Group and employs more than 6,000 people in over 70 countries. Summary Of Position: The Account Manager will develop and maintain a sales territory consisting of a defined sales goal, which may ...
Job Description: This Healthcare Project Manager Position Features: - Long term, great team - Bonus structure and Benefits - Great Pay to $100K This is an amazing opportunity for the right candidate looking for the next step in their career! This position is for a proven Construction Project Manager with 5+ years experience On-site managing OSHPD and technical construction. You will be commi...
At David Evans and Associates (DEA) our philosophy is “To find outstanding professionals and give them the freedom and support to do what they do best.” Since its founding in 1976 in Portland, OR, DEA has become a recognized leader for progressive and sustainable design and management solutions for complex transportation, land development, energy, and water resources projects nationwide. DEA’s mul...
Trillium Construction is now hiring Maintenance Millwrights for a permanent position in Muscatine, IA. Must have experience in Maintenance and repairs on Heavy Machinery. This is a permanent position so there is no Per Diem being offered. Looking to hire locally or people who are willing to relocate. Must also be able to pass a national background check. If interested and meet the qualifications p...
Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees world...
The Mundy Companies, a leader in the industrial maintenance, services and construction fields is currently hiring for the following position in the Houston, TX area: Construction Estimator Successful applicants will have: 7-10 years current experience estimating / bidding on medium to large heavy industrial construction activities including maintenance, turnarounds, and capital projects related...
Lifestyle Communities, a regional real estate developer with its headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, seeks to hire a Construction Project Manager to oversee construction activities for a high-en product development in the Columbus market. Key job functions include, but are not limited to: Oversees daily construction operations and site activities Manages a competitive and fast paced construction sc...
Becknell Industrial is seeking a Construction Project Manager for our offices in Lyons, IL (Chicago) to handle project permitting and project coordination with outside consultants. Experience (minimum5+ years) with development, architectural or construction project management required. Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously is preferred. Please discuss your specific experience, incl...
Valor Construction Management LLC (VCM) Website: http://Valorman.com Job opening: Construction Project Manager / Technical Engineer / Assistant Project Manager At VCM, you are more than just an employee, you are part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes a difference in our community. VCM offers competitive healthcare and bonus packages, an opportunity for advancement in our Service ...
Strobel Starostka specializes in design build and engineer, procure and construct (EPC) construction solutions. Adhering to closely managed timeliness and synergies with our construction teams, our design services offer clients: · Time Savings · Cost Savings · Increased Accountability · Single source project delivery · Value-based project feedback system Our experienced team of engineers and...
Company Confidential Indianapolis, IN, 46220
Commercial Construction Manager / General Contractor Indianapolis, IN We are searching for a Commercial Construction Field Superintendent/Project Manager. Do you have 5 years experience controlling all aspects of the project in the field? Experience managing Tenant Finish projects, Site Development and Ground-Up projects? We are an established Indianapolis General Contractor with great benefit...
Construction Project Manager Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We'r...
Construction Project Manager Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We'r...

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