The Job Of A Construction Worker For A Few Years

1447 WordsNov 9, 20156 Pages
Introduction Construction is an ever growing business. As more people are born, more residential homes need to be built. Same goes for commercial buildings. People need to buy more “stuff” to fill our big houses with. We as humans are always trying to make our lives bigger and better. Being a construction worker for a few years helps a person understand that the job is very selfless. All the time is spent building for others. Always trying to capture the perfect image of the product to satisfy the customer. This applies to all facets of construction from Heavy building construction of large buildings all the way to the small carpentry of cute bird houses. The job can be very satisfying. With all the positives there are bound to be…show more content…
The main focus of construction that you will be reading in here encompasses building construction of building and roads, also in a more relevant time period. Construction defines to the building of something, through the use of tools or materials. Every job is different in the demands between how many of the workers need to be skilled and the quantity of materials to get the job done. Constructing a bird house may require only one skilled carpenter with the supplies of wood, hardware and some power tools including saws and drills. Building a house on the other hand will require many skilled workers such as architects or engineers, carpenters, excavation managers and skilled or unskilled laborers. Each of them using their own heavy machinery, tools and supplies to complete their task to ensure the job gets done efficiently. Construction work has steadily increased a few years ago since after recession back in 2007. As said in a blog from notevault.com, “Thirty-nine sates see gains in construction employment from last year.” (Note Vault, 2015); stating proof of the climb to construction jobs. Being involved in this field for several years now and the desire to progress in it with the understanding that the availability of work isn’t decreasing is satisfying. Educational Requirements Getting into construction at the bottom level as or equivalent to a laborer there is not much education nor experience needed
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