Construction Technologies

Career Ladder


 

BACHELOR’S DEGREE OR HIGHER

  • Architects, Except Landscape and Naval
  • Architectural and Engineering Managers
  • Career/Technical Education Teachers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Commercial and Industrial Designers
  • Construction Managers
  • Engineers, All Other
  • Environmental Engineers
  • Landscape Architects
  • General and Operations Managers
  • Purchasing Managers
  • Surveyors
  • Urban and Regional Planners
Bachelor's level career ladder
Apprentice and Associate degree career ladder

ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE/LONG-TERM TRAINING/APPRENTICESHIPS

  • Architectural and Civil Drafters
  • Brickmasons and Blockmasons
  • Carpenters
  • Civil Engineering Technicians
  • Drafters, All Other
  • Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blaster
  • Glaziers
  • Maintenance and Repair Workers
  • Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers
  • Structural Iron and Steel Workers
  • Wind Turbine Service Technicians

CERTIFICATE OR MODERATE-TERM TRAINING

  • Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
  • Cement Masons 
  • Construction and Building Inspectors
  • Construction and Related Workers, All Other
  • Crane and Tower Operators
  • Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
  • Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
  • Helpers--Extraction Workers
  • Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
  • Painters, Construction and Maintenance
  • Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators
  • Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
  • Roofers
  • Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 
  • Surveying and Mapping Technicians 
certificate level career ladder
High school level career ladder

HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR EQUIVALENT & SHORT-TERM TRAINING

  • Construction Laborers
  • Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile  
  • Helpers--Carpenters
  • Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
  • Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons
  • Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
  • Helpers--Roofers
  • Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
  • Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
  • Riggers
  • Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders