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Architecture and Construction occupation list

Architecture and Construction occupation list

Architecture and Construction occupation list

No education requirements

Most jobs in these careers have no training or experience requirements; some might require a high school diploma.

Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers

Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas

Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons

Plasterers and Stucco Masons

Rock Splitters, Quarry

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

High school diploma

Most jobs in these careers require a diploma and some previous work experience.

Brickmasons and Blockmasons


Carpet Installers

Construction Laborers

Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Dredge Operators

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators, Surface Mining

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Fence Erectors

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles

Floor Sanders and Finishers


Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters



Helpers--Extraction Workers

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters


Hoist and Winch Operators

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Loading and Moving Machine Operators, Underground Mining

Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers

Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Painters, Construction and Maintenance


Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Pile Driver Operators


Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers


Roof Bolters, Mining


Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas

Segmental Pavers

Service Unit Operators, Oil and Gas

Sheet Metal Workers

Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Structural Iron and Steel Workers


Terrazzo Workers and Finishers

Tile and Stone Setters

Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

Highway Maintenance Workers

Mechanical Door Repairers


Refractory Materials Repairers, Except Brickmasons

Weatherization Installers and Technicians

Experience or associate’s degree

Most jobs in these careers require community or technical college training, related work experience, or an associate’s degree.

Crane and Tower Operators


First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Solar Energy Installation Managers


Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Architectural and Civil Drafters

Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians

Surveying and Mapping Technicians


Commercial Divers

Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

Elevator and Escalator Installers and Repairers

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Bachelor’s degree

Most jobs in these careers require a four-year degree and often require related experience.

Construction Managers

Architects, Except Landscape and Naval

Civil Engineers

Cost Estimators

Geodetic Surveyors

Interior Designers

Landscape Architects


Transportation Engineers