The construction industry is eager to recruit and train more women—a group that is among the fastest growing segment of the construction workforce.
Veterans have a unique advantage when it comes to pursuing construction careers. They know how to work in a team, have experience overcoming unique challenges and are comfortable working in all types of environments.
Most construction career opportunities do not require a college degree, yet still offer the kind of pay and benefits that lead to an extremely comfortable lifestyle. With a high school degree and a solid work ethic, anytime can find the right position within the construction industry to launch their career.
Applicants with college degrees can choose from career paths that include time on construction sites, in the construction trailer and working in the main office.
Whether you are tired of working in a fluorescent-lit cube farm, discovered your prior career was not essential, or are just ready for a change, the construction industry is ready to get you trained, hired and paid.
There is a place for everyone in the construction industry, including those with past history in the justice system.
Are you conversational or fluent in more than one language? The opportunities in construction are endless for you!
Hear stories from real construction professionals in our community.
I've been on the job three weeks, and I'm already making excellent wages. You get money in your pocket from learning to do what you love to do.Justin, Carpenter
I can tell family and friends - hey, I built that.Eric, General Foreman
I use drones on the construction site, and it's great being able to combine construction and technology. I'm excited to come to work every day.Jared, Project Manager
I'm making more than I ever have before, and honestly the biggest trick is making sure I use it wisely. It's a good problem to have.Corey, Concrete Finisher