Construction Industry Jobs
Construction industry jobs are available all across the country despite the current economic conditions. One reason for this is that the federal government is disbursing funds to city and state governments in an effort to boost the economy. These economic windfalls are called stimulus packages and they not only encourage economic growth, but improve the country's infrastructure and create jobs. This is good news because it means that more construction jobs are becoming available. New commercial and residential building construction projects, highway construction projects, and public transport constructions projects are some of the areas that are receiving money from the government. Construction companies and contractors are being hired by state and local officials to work on new projects, and also improvement and restoration projects.
Many contractors are finding it difficult to find qualified experienced workers and are currently looking for new employees to hire. Some construction companies are willing to train entry level employees, which means that someone without any experience can still find a job in the construction industry.
If a construction project to be completed successfully, then expert planning and design is needed. For people who have degrees and experience in construction management, design engineering and project supervision, there are many high paying job opportunities.
Some jobs available in construction management include: construction manager, construction superintendent, project coordinator, and project estimator.
Because no construction job can be completed without craftsmen and skilled laborers, these jobs are also in high demand in the construction industry. There are also jobs available in the areas of excavation, demolition, drainage and water line, grading, and heavy equipment operators. Skilled craftsmen are needed in the areas of electrical, plumbing, painting, welding, masonry, carpentry, roofing and landscaping.
Also, construction could not go forward without the correct permits, and the workers would not get paid without the contribution of legal and financial administrators. Administration is an important part of the construction business.
Jobs in the area of construction administration include: office manager, personnel manager, project scheduling, and supply contract administrator. There are many entry level positions in the area of administration.
There are construction jobs available now in many areas of the country. Online internet searches can find any job opportunity desired.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Abrams Industries is involved in several markets ranging from construction, real estate, and energy management. Concerning their construction division, Abrams Industries focuses on new construction projects for retail, distribution, expansion projects, and other commercial ventures. In the company's real estate division, they are involved in commercial...