Construction workers, also called construction laborers, perform the physical tasks associated with completing heavy highway and infrastructure projects, including mixing and pouring concrete, using hammers, drilling, la... More »

Information that should appear on a construction worker resume includes a skills section that outlines the different trades and procedures with which the person is familiar, a list of any official certifications she has ... More » Business & Finance Careers Applying & Interviewing

Construction workers make an average annual salary of $29,160, or $14.02 per hour, according to the 2012 Bureau of Labor Statistics. The lowest paid construction workers earned less than $20,000 per year, while the highe... More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries

Main contractors, sometimes known as general contractors or construction managers, have overall responsibility for planning, coordinating and supervising the work of specialists, laborers and other personnel on a large-s... More »

The most common jobs on a construction site include construction laborers and helpers who do a variety of tasks, such as cleaning and preparing the work site, loading and unloading materials, digging trenches and buildin... More » Business & Finance Careers

Construction managers plan, budget, coordinate and supervise construction projects from start to completion. They also interpret agreements, explain technical data to other professionals and report work progress to clien... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

Common injuries among construction workers include broken bones or fractures; burns, cuts and lacerations; damage to joints and muscles; and head injuries. Injuries such as these are a result of workplace accidents such ... More » Business & Finance Careers