Careers in Architecture and Construction

Careers in Architecture and Construction

by Barbara Sheen


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Teens who are contemplating their career choices, or are just curious about different jobs and professions, will find useful descriptions, essential facts, and valuable opinions and advice in this easy-to-use series. Exploring Careers introduces readers to various career options within a given field and explores what the jobs entail, educational requirements, salary ranges, required skills, employment prospects, and more. All books in the series feature a Q&A interview with someone who works in the field. Lists suggesting sources for more information are also included in every book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781601528063
Publisher: Referencepoint Pr Inc
Publication date: 12/15/2015
Series: Referencepoint Exploring Careers Series
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 613,824
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Design, Construct, and Maintain 4

Architect 9

Carpenter 17

Civil Engineer 25

Construction Manager 32

Electrician 40

Landscape Architect 48

Plumber 56

Surveyor 64

Interview with a Construction Manager 71

Other Careers in Architecture and Construction 74

Index 75

Picture Credits 79

About the Author 80

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