When you’ve got a job in the construction industry, it can be hard to know where to start.
The job offers are numerous and you’re bound to find a job you like, but there are also times when the job is a good match for your skills.
Here we’ll outline the main types of construction jobs and what you need to know before applying.1.
Construction Workers The first and most obvious job you’ll want to apply for is a construction worker, or crane operator.
These are usually construction labourers, but some jobs also include crane operators.
They usually come from a local area and work for a company, or a local construction company.
They may also be contracted to work in other projects and have access to a lot of machinery.2.
Lumber Workers This type of worker typically works in the fields, or in a field workshop, where they load and unload timber, tend to roads and sewers, and repair and install structures.
They tend to be younger and have higher skills than construction workers.3.
Steel Workers They are also called ‘construction engineers’ because of their expertise in steelmaking and other materials.
They also tend to work for local construction companies.4.
Machinery Workers These workers typically work in small operations, like a carpenter, carpenter’s apprentice or carpenter apprentice.
They generally come from the same area, often with similar skills, and have more time to devote to their job.5.
Metalworkers These workers usually work in large factories and mines, and usually are contractors.
They have been employed for years in the industry, and they often come from close-knit communities.6.
Roofers This job is usually a small job, with a minimum of 20 hours a week, with one-hour breaks.
This job may involve clearing the ground, installing roofing and roofs, installing light fixtures and roofs.7.
Laundry Workers A laundry worker typically does the washing, drying and drying of clothes, or cleaning toilets.
They can also assist in the cleaning of kitchens and bathrooms.8.
Plumbing Workers These are often called ‘tenders’ because they typically work on building permits, or are required to provide the necessary services to businesses or government agencies.9.
Electricians They typically work as electricians, or electrical contractors, and tend to have less hours.10.
Lubricants This is a job where you use lubricants and other chemicals to lubricate vehicles, vehicles and machinery, as well as to help remove debris from vehicles.11.
Plumbers They usually work as plumbers, or plumbers’ assistants, which can be similar to plumbers.
They are usually employed in the same region, or may be contracted by a local company.12.
Electrician This is the job of the electrician who cleans the homes of construction workers, or contractors, or people who work on electrical equipment.
This type is also known as ‘tender’, ‘tractor’ or ‘trainer’.13.
Plumber This is where you work in a home or apartment, or repair and/or install plumbing, or other structures.
It is also a very popular job.14.
Pipe and Plumbing Engineers This is what you might call a plumber’s assistant.
This kind of job is also often a contractor’s assistant, and is usually contracted by the contractor or subcontractor.15.
Roofing and Roofing Maintenance Engineer This is also the job for the roofing maintenance engineer.
This engineer tends to work with local companies and work from home, with limited travel.16.
Plasterers This is an engineer or plasterer’s assistant who does plumbing and roofing repairs.17.
Plastics Technicians This is often called a plastics technologist.
Technicians do plastic work, and work at home, or at a local plastics supplier.18.
Metalworker This is your average metalworker, who often works on metal fabrication and welding, or metal casting, metal cutting, or some other type of metalworking.
They might be employed by a manufacturer, a scrap dealer, or even a recycling company.19.
Metal Pipe and Pipe Cutting Technicians These are typically known as pipe and pipe cutting technicians, and their job is to cut pipe and pipes and other metalwork.
They’re often employed by metal pipe and piping suppliers.20.
Plaster Technicians Plaster technologists work in the field, or they may work at a factory, or on a local production line.
They work for small businesses or businesses that supply small businesses.21.
Metal Tradesmen This is another job for a metal tradesman.
Tradespeople often work in metalworking, and often come in many different types of trades.22.
Machinists This is something that we’ve mentioned before, but we’ve also got a lot more on this job in this article.
This is actually a construction jobs that are often the easiest