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Machines At Work

author: Barton, Byron
During a busy day at the construction site, the workers use a variety of machines to knock down a building and begin constructing a new one.
FIC
year: 1987
copies: 16
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 160
subjects: building, construction equipment, machinery, construction industry [X]

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, construction industry [X]

Discovering Careers For Your Future

author:
Offers students interested in construction information on different careers in the field, with an overview of each job's training requirements, responsibilities, salary, and outlook.
690
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: construction industry [X], vocational guidance

Career Ideas For Teens In Architecture And Construction

author: Reeves, Diane Lindsey
A guide for teens interested in architecture and construction, profiling thirty-five careers including brick mason, carpenter, civil engineer, electrician, and interior designer, and featuring questions and activities designed to help teens discover their strengths, talents, and work personality.
624
year: 2005
copies: 4
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: construction industry [X], architecture, vocational guidance

Before I Say Good-bye

author: Clark, Mary Higgins
After a quarrel over her decision to follow in her grandfather's footsteps and run for Congress, Nell MacDermott's husband dies in a boat explosion, and Nell, who has long possessed psychic gifts, must find out who killed him before she becomes the next victim.
FIC
year: 2001
copies: 4
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 870
subjects: construction industry [X], women in politics, explosions, psychics, widows, new york (n.y.)

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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Blow It Up!

author: Troupe, Thomas Kingsley
Simple text and photographs illustrate a building, a bridge, and a stadium blown to pieces.
690
year: 2014
copies: 5
call number/section: 690
lexile: 310
subjects: construction industry [X]

Knock It Down!

author: Troupe, Thomas Kingsley
Simple text and photographs illustrate a building being demolished.
690
year: 2014
copies: 5
call number/section: 690
lexile: 470
subjects: construction industry [X], cranes, derricks, etc

Construction Management Jumpstart

author: Jackson, Barbara J
A guide to the basic elements of construction management, covering contracts, project stages, estimation of costs, administration, job site management, project planning, scheduling, and monitoring, quality and safety control, and more, with review questions and an answer key.
624.06
year: 2004
copies: 1
call number/section: 624.06
lexile:
subjects: construction industry [X]

Careers In Construction

author: Niver, Heather Moore
Presents a guide for a career in construction, covering the many sides of construction, working with stone, working with metal, large machinery operation, home construction, planners, leaders and managers, and finding and keeping a construction job.
624
year: 2014
copies: 6
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: construction workers, construction industry [X], vocational guidance

Careers In Focus

author:
Explores the top twenty 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.
624
year: 2004
copies: 2
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: building trades, construction industry [X]

Exploring Careers In The Construction Industry

author: Lytle, Elizabeth Stewart
Examines various jobs in the building trades, describing the training required, types of work involved, opportunities for advancement, and more.
624.02
year: 1995
copies: 1
call number/section: 624.02
lexile:
subjects: building trades, vocational guidance, construction industry [X]

Opportunities In Building Construction Careers

author: Sumichrast, Michael
Presents an overview of the construction industry and opportunities for employment in the field, looks at training and education programs and facilities, describes thejobs of craftworkers, contractors and builders, and remodelers, and includes reference information.
331.76
year: 2008
copies: 2
call number/section: 331.76
lexile:
subjects: building trades, construction industry [X]

Men Of Steel

author: Koch, Karl
338.7
year: 2002
copies: 1
call number/section: 338.7
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Careers In The Construction Industry

author: Lytle, Elizabeth Stewart
Examines various jobs in the building trades, describing the training required, types of work involved, opportunities for advancement, and more.
624
year: 1992
copies: 1
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: construction industry [X], vocational guidance

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