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Is a Career in Construction for Me?
If the following statements apply to you, you may be suited for a rewarding career in construction!
I prefer to complete hands-on tasks.
I like variety in my work.
I enjoy traveling.
I am dependable – I miss very few days of school or work.
I am generally on time to school or work every day.
I enjoy being active and doing physical work.
I enjoy working in all types of weather.
The opportunity to continually learn new skills is appealing to me.
When I have a job to do, I work hard at it. I am aggressive in my work, not laid back.
I can work well and cooperatively with different personalities.
I am able to receive instructions with a good attitude.
I enjoy working with tools.
I enjoy working outdoors.
I enjoy solving a problem – my reasoning ability is above average.
I take pride in a visible, tangible measure of my accomplishments.
I am persistent in completing a project.
I am self-motivated – a self-starter. I don’t have to be constantly supervised.
My math skills are pretty good / above average.
I work well in a team environment.
I can visualize what a completed project will look like.
I enjoy the flexibility of the hours that a construction job offers.