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Construction Worker

author: O'connor, Rachel
Discusses some of the jobs done by construction workers, the training and tools needed, and opportunities in the field.
690
year: 2004
copies: 8
call number/section: 690
lexile: 900

Careers In The Building And Construction Trades

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Examines career opportunities in the building and construction trades including carpenters, electrician, plumbers, masons, and tiler.
624
year: 2005
copies: 8
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: building trades [X], construction industry

The Fall Guy

author: Fradkin, Barbara Fraser
Cedric O'Toole, a handyman who lives on a farm by himself and dreams of his next invention, finds his life turned upside down when he is sued for faulty workmanship and realizes the lawsuit might lead to a manslaughter charge.
FIC
year: 2011
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 670
subjects: building trades [X], manslaughter

Money-making Opportunities For Teens Who Are Handy

author: Wolny, Philip
Looks at the different ways that handy teens can make money, from landscaping and plumbing to building homes and fixing bicycles.
331.7
year: 2014
copies: 3
call number/section: 331.7
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Top Careers In Two Years

author: Porterfield, Deborah
Profiles construction and trade careers that can be achieved with an associate's degree, including plumber, mason, construction site manager, and others, and provides guidance for career planning and success.
331.7
year: 2008
copies: 17
call number/section: 331.7
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Steel Beams & Iron Men

author: Cherry, Mike
An ironworker describes his experiences erecting steel frames of large structures such as skyscrapers and industrial plants in New York City and a California desert.
691.02
year: 1980
copies: 1
call number/section: 691.02
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Cool Careers Without College For People Who Love To Fix Things

author: Bickerstaff, Linda
Explores the job descriptions, education and training requirements, salary, and outlook predictions for twelve careers that focus on repair work and do not require a college education.
331.7
year: 2004
copies: 1
call number/section: 331.7
lexile: 1180

Internship & Volunteer Opportunities For People Who Love To Build Things

author: La Bella, Laura
Surveys all of the many internship and volunteer opportunities available for those who like to build things, including shipbuilding and instrument-making to cabinetry and furniture-making, to civil engineering and architecture.
624.02
year: 2013
copies: 4
call number/section: 624.02
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I Want To Be A Builder

author: Liebman, Daniel, Liebman, Dan
Photographs and text provide young readers with information about the work of builders.
690
year: 2003
copies: 6
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: construction, building, building trades [X], vocational guidance

Cool Careers For Girls In Construction

author: Pasternak, Ceel
Presents a variety of careers for women that involve the contruction trades, including heavy equipment operators, electricians, plumbers, and architects.
624.02
year: 2000
copies: 2
call number/section: 624.02
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Jobs In Construction

author: Liebers, Arthur
Describes the various jobs available in construction and the training necessary for each.
690.23
year: 1973
copies: 1
call number/section: 690.23
lexile:
subjects: building trades [X]

Careers In Focus

author:
Explores the top twenty-seven careers in construction in terms of the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information.
690
year: 1998
copies: 3
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: building trades [X], vocational guidance, building

Discovering Careers For Your Future

author:
Offers students interested in the food industry information on different careers in the field, with an overview of each job's training requirements, responsibilities, salary, and outlook.
FIC
year: 2005
copies: 10
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: food service, building trades [X], vocational guidance

Hard Hat Area

author: Thompson, Lisa
Identifies the skills and education needed to be a contractor, provides a look at the day-to-day activities of a contractor, and includes information about tools, materials, and building techniques, as well as little-known facts about the profession.
690.02
year: 2008
copies: 2
call number/section: 690.02
lexile: 930
subjects: building trades [X]

Careers In Focus

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Provides an overview of twenty-four careers in the construction industry, with information on education and training, job requirements, salary potential, responsibilities, and future outlook.
331.7
year: 2010
copies: 3
call number/section: 331.7
lexile:
subjects: building trades [X], vocational guidance

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