Construction Job Positions

Construction Managers Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities... Learn More
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers. Learn More
Solar Energy Installation Managers Direct work crews installing residential or commercial solar photovoltaic or thermal systems. Learn More
Boilermakers Construct, assemble, maintain, and repair stationary steam boilers and boiler house auxiliaries.... Learn More
Brickmasons and Blockmasons Lay and bind building materials, such as brick, structural tile, concrete block, cinder block,... Learn More
Stonemasons Build stone structures, such as piers, walls, and abutments. Lay walks, curbstones, or special... Learn More
Carpenters Construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures made of wood, such as concrete... Learn More
Construction Carpenters Construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard,... Learn More
Rough Carpenters Build rough wooden structures, such as concrete forms, scaffolds, tunnel, bridge, or sewer... Learn More
Carpet Installers Lay and install carpet from rolls or blocks on floors. Install padding and trim flooring materials. Learn More
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles Apply blocks, strips, or sheets of shock-absorbing, sound-deadening, or decorative coverings to... Learn More
Floor Sanders and Finishers Scrape and sand wooden floors to smooth surfaces using floor scraper and floor sanding machine,... Learn More
Tile and Marble Setters Apply hard tile, marble, and wood tile to walls, floors, ceilings, and roof decks. Learn More
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers Smooth and finish surfaces of poured concrete, such as floors, walks, sidewalks, roads, or curbs... Learn More
Terrazzo Workers and Finishers Apply a mixture of cement, sand, pigment, or marble chips to floors, stairways, and cabinet... Learn More
Construction Laborers Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites. May operate hand and power tools of... Learn More
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators Operate equipment used for applying concrete, asphalt, or other materials to road beds, parking... Learn More
Pile-Driver Operators Operate pile drivers mounted on skids, barges, crawler treads, or locomotive cranes to drive... Learn More
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators Operate one or several types of power construction equipment, such as motor graders, bulldozers,... Learn More
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers Apply plasterboard or other wallboard to ceilings or interior walls of buildings. Apply or mount... Learn More
Tapers Seal joints between plasterboard or other wallboard to prepare wall surface for painting or... Learn More
Electricians Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in... Learn More
Glaziers Install glass in windows, skylights, store fronts, and display cases, or on surfaces, such as... Learn More
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall Line and cover structures with insulating materials. May work with batt, roll, or blown... Learn More
Insulation Workers, Mechanical Apply insulating materials to pipes or ductwork, or other mechanical systems in order to help... Learn More
Painters, Construction and Maintenance Paint walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces, using brushes,... Learn More
Paperhangers Cover interior walls or ceilings of rooms with decorative wallpaper or fabric, or attach... Learn More
Pipelayers Lay pipe for storm or sanitation sewers, drains, and water mains. Perform any combination of the... Learn More
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters Assemble, install, alter, and repair pipelines or pipe systems that carry water, steam, air, or... Learn More
Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters Lay out, assemble, install, or maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, or related hydraulic or... Learn More
Plumbers Assemble, install, or repair pipes, fittings, or fixtures of heating, water, or drainage systems,... Learn More
Plasterers and Stucco Masons Apply interior or exterior plaster, cement, stucco, or similar materials. May also set ornamental... Learn More
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers Position and secure steel bars or mesh in concrete forms in order to reinforce concrete. Use a... Learn More
Roofers Cover roofs of structures with shingles, slate, asphalt, aluminum, wood, or related materials.... Learn More
Sheet Metal Workers Fabricate, assemble, install, and repair sheet metal products and equipment, such as ducts,... Learn More
Structural Iron and Steel Workers Raise, place, and unite iron or steel girders, columns, and other structural members to form... Learn More
Solar Photovoltaic Installers Assemble, install, or maintain solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on roofs or other structures in... Learn More
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters Help brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, or tile and marble setters by performing duties... Learn More
Helpers--Carpenters Help carpenters by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or... Learn More
Helpers--Electricians Help electricians by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or... Learn More
Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons Help painters, paperhangers, plasterers, or stucco masons by performing duties requiring less... Learn More
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters Help plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers by performing duties requiring less... Learn More
Helpers--Roofers Help roofers by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or... Learn More
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other All construction trades helpers not listed separately. Learn More
Construction and Building Inspectors Inspect structures using engineering skills to determine structural soundness and compliance with... Learn More
Elevator Installers and Repairers Assemble, install, repair, or maintain electric or hydraulic freight or passenger elevators,... Learn More
Fence Erectors Erect and repair fences and fence gates, using hand and power tools. Learn More
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers Identify, remove, pack, transport, or dispose of hazardous materials, including asbestos,... Learn More
Highway Maintenance Workers Maintain highways, municipal and rural roads, airport runways, and rights-of-way. Duties include... Learn More
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators Lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular... Learn More
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners Clean and repair septic tanks, sewer lines, or drains. May patch walls and partitions of tank,... Learn More
Segmental Pavers Lay out, cut, and place segmental paving units. Includes installers of bedding and restraining... Learn More
Construction and Related Workers, All Other All construction and related workers not listed separately. Learn More
Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians Install or repair solar energy systems designed to collect, store, and circulate solar-heated... Learn More
Weatherization Installers and Technicians Perform a variety of activities to weatherize homes and make them more energy efficient. Duties... Learn More