The construction industry offers job opportunities in House Building, Commercial, Infrastructure and Off-site construction.
Below are some possible on-site construction job roles you can possibly do and how much you are likely to earn from each role.
On-site job roles tend to need you to use the likes of machinery as well as building materials and tools. The work will require you to work mostly outside and at a range of different sites and strong teamwork skills are required. Jobs such as these are available in companies ranging from one-man bands up to large contractors.
A site will need a Site Manager to oversee the project. You need to make sure that the work is done in a safe, productive and timely manner whilst staying within budget.
Site Managers can earn a salary between £34k – £55k due to the location of employment and level of experience.
A “Brickie’s” job is to work with a range of building materials such as bricks and mortar to build various structures. Projects of all different sizes will need a bricklayer.
Bricklayers can earn a salary between £12.k – £17k while experienced brickies can earn an average salary of £17k – £30k. Masters of the trade can earn approximately up to £40.1k due to their knowledge and experience