Career Cluster 2


Careers in designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining the built environment.

Skill Sets and Abilities Needed:

People skills
Communication skills
Hard work/long hours
Time management
Teamwork skills
Follow instructions
Math skills
Hands-on experience
Practical solutions


Architect - C, C/S
Brick Mason/Stone Mason - C, C/S, D/C
Bulldozer Operator - S, S/C, D/C
Carpenter - S, S/C, C, C/D
Carpet Installer - S, S/C, C/D
Cement Mason - C, C/S, C/D
Civil Engineer - C, D/C, C/I
Construction Operator - D/I, D, C/D
Construction/Building Inspector - D/C, C, C/I
Cost Estimator - C, C/D, D
Drafter - C, C/D, D/C, D
Drywall Installer/Lather - C, C/D, C/S, S
Electrician - C, C/D, C/S
Fork Lift Operator - S, S/C
Glazier - C, C/S, S/C, S
Highway Maintenance Worker - S, S/C, D
Insulation Worker - S, S/C
Material Moving Equipment Operator S - S/C, D/C
Painter/Paperhanger - S, S/C, I/C, C/D
Painter/Paperhanger - S, S/C, I/C, C/D
Plasterer - S, S/C, C/D
Plumber/Pipe Fitter - S, S/C, C/D
Road Construction Machine Operator - S, S/C, D
Roofer - S, S/C, C/D
Roustabout - S, C, I
Sheet Metal Worker - S, S/C, C, D
Solar Energy System Installer - S, S/C
Structural Metal Worker - S, S/C, C
Supervisor General - D, D/I, D/C, C/D
Tile Setter - C, S/C, C/S
Construction laborer - S, C, SC, CS
Oil and Gas Derrick Operator - C, S, CS, SC
Earth Driller - C, CD, S, CS, SC
Extraction Worker - S, C, SC, CS
Fence Erector - C, S, CS, SC
Floor Sander and Finisher - C, CS, SC, S
Paving, Surfacing, & Tamping Equipment Operator Reinforcing Iron - S, C, SC, CD
Rebar Worker - C, S, CS, SC CD, S, SC, C
Rotary Drill Operator, Oil and Gas - CS
Geodetic Surveyor - C, S, CS, SC
Transportation Engineer - C. CD, DC, S, SC, CSI
Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic.Installer - C, CS, SC, CD, CSI

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