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Careers in
Construction

Would you like to get a job in this industry? Think about these types of careers.

72% of all electricians work in construction.

Most people in these careers work in construction:

Career name
Boilermakers
Bright Outlook
Brickmasons & Blockmasons
Bright Outlook
Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers
Bright Outlook
Construction Carpenters
Bright Outlook
Construction Laborers
Bright Outlook
Cost Estimators
Drywall & Ceiling Tile Installers
Bright Outlook
Earth Drillers
Bright Outlook
Electricians
Bright Outlook
Elevator Installers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Fence Erectors
Bright Outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers
Bright Outlook
Floor Layers
Bright Outlook
Floor Sanders & Finishers
Bright Outlook
Glaziers
Bright Outlook
Heating & Air Conditioning Mechanics & Installers
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, & Tile & Marble Setters
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Carpenters
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Electricians
Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, & Stucco Masons
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Roofers
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, & Wall
Bright Outlook
Insulation Workers, Mechanical
Bright Outlook
Mechanical Door Repairers
Bright Outlook
Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators
Painters, Construction & Maintenance
Bright Outlook
Paving, Surfacing, & Tamping Equipment Operators
Bright Outlook
Pile-Driver Operators
Bright Outlook
Pipe Fitters & Steamfitters
Bright Outlook
Pipelayers
Plasterers & Stucco Masons
Bright Outlook
Plumbers
Bright Outlook
Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers
Bright Outlook
Reinforcing Iron & Rebar Workers
Bright Outlook
Roofers
Bright Outlook
Rough Carpenters
Bright Outlook
Segmental Pavers
Bright Outlook
Sheet Metal Workers
Bright Outlook
Solar Energy Installation Managers
Bright Outlook
Solar Photovoltaic Installers
Bright Outlook
Solar Thermal Installers & Technicians
Bright Outlook
Stonemasons
Bright Outlook
Structural Iron & Steel Workers
Tapers
Bright Outlook
Terrazzo Workers & Finishers
Bright Outlook
Tile & Marble Setters
Bright Outlook
Weatherization Installers & Technicians
26% of all security and fire alarm systems installers work in construction.

Some people in these careers work in construction:

Career name
Career name
Architectural Drafters
Carpet Installers
Civil Drafters
Civil Engineers
Bright Outlook
Commercial Divers
Bright Outlook
Construction Managers
Control & Valve Installers & Repairers
Crane & Tower Operators
Dredge Operators
Electrical Drafters
Bright Outlook
Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers
Electronic Drafters
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Excavating & Loading Machine & Dragline Operators
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, & Blasters
Fire-Prevention & Protection Engineers
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers
Geothermal Technicians
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Extraction Workers
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers
Industrial Safety & Health Engineers
Manufactured Building & Mobile Home Installers
Bright Outlook
Millwrights
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Occupational Health & Safety Specialists
Bright Outlook
Occupational Health & Safety Technicians
Paperhangers
Product Safety Engineers
Bright Outlook
Pump Operators
Radio Mechanics
Radio, Cellular, & Tower Equipment Installers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Rail-Track Laying & Maintenance Equipment Operators
Refractory Materials Repairers
Riggers
Bright Outlook
Roustabouts, Oil & Gas
Bright Outlook
Security & Fire Alarm Systems Installers
Solderers & Brazers
Structural Metal Fabricators & Fitters
Telecommunications Equipment Installers & Repairers
Telecommunications Line Installers & Repairers
Transportation Engineers
Welders, Cutters, & Welder Fitters
Bright Outlook
Wind Turbine Service Technicians