HOUSTON WAS NOT BUILT FROM BEHIND A DESK
The construction industry is a vital employer in Houston's economy. The commercial and industrial construction sector continues to thrive, with demand for skilled construction craft professionals at an all- time high. Careers as craftworkers and professional management personnel give you the opportunity to create and to build. The industry itself is very diverse and embraces all kinds of projects from office buildings and plants, to highways and hospitals. Large or small, the project is built carefully and capably by people with the ingenuity, skill, and education to create.
Every day new projects begin, and renovations and maintenance on current projects continue. This could be your world.
What Are You Up For?
A career as a craft professional might be right for you if...
- You take pride in your work and want to leave a lasting legacy
- You like staying active and working with your hands.
- You are a problem solver and adapt well to new challenges.
- You are precise and have an eye for detail.
- You have great communication skills and function well as part of a team.
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