Careers In Construction For Humanitarians

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1. Construction Worker

2. Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer

Your Match?

A civil engineer is an engineer who designs and oversees the construction of public works, such as roads, bridges, dams, tunnels, buildings, airports, water and sewage systems, and other large infrastructure projects.

3. Drafter

Drafter

Drafter

Your Match?

A drafter is someone who uses software to convert the designs of engineers and architects into technical drawings and plans.

4. Construction Manager

5. Carpenter

Carpenter

Carpenter

Your Match?

Carpenters are skilled craftsmen who work in the construction industry fabricating primarily wood constructions; from the entire framework of a building to ornate woodwork on stairs and trim.

6. Architect

Architect

Architect

Your Match?

An architect is someone who loves to design, and is specifically trained and licensed to work on the planning and design of buildings.

7. Engineer

Engineer

Engineer

Your Match?

An engineer uses science, technology and math to solve problems.

8. Electrician

Electrician

Electrician

Your Match?

Electricians are tradesmen whose responsibilities are to design, install, maintain and troubleshoot electrical wiring systems.

9. Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Your Match?

Mechanical engineering emerged as a field during the Industrial Revolution in Europe in the 18th century; however, its development can be traced back several thousands of years around the world.

10. Welder

Welder

Welder

Your Match?

A welder is a skilled tradesman who joins metal together, or fills and repairs holes on metal constructions through the use of intense heat and gas.