Posts Tagged: Construction Jobs

Dress For Success! How to Dress Safely for Your Construction Job

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Working in construction requires wearing the appropriate clothing. This increases your safety and the safety of others. Your employer typically provides rules about the type of clothing to wear for a job site. There likely are signs at a job site to provide additional reminders. The following guidelines provide insight into the proper attire to… Read More »

4 Construction Degrees

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If you want a career in the construction industry, you may decide to pursue a degree in the field that interests you. Most degree programs teach cost estimating, building materials, and blueprint reading. You might learn accounting, quality control, and communications as well. If your program involves field experience, you would get a head start… Read More »

Negotiating Rates as a Construction Job Seeker

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Successful negotiation of the pay rate you want for your construction job is important. You must be able to support the lifestyle you desire and be able to retire on schedule. Even if you do not like to negotiate, it is an important skill that impacts your income. This is why practicing your negotiation skills… Read More »

Best Ways to Become an Electrician

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Are you looking for a reliable way to earn competitive income and benefits? Do you want a meaningful career path with opportunities for advancement? If so, you may want to become an electrician. The path to becoming an electrician can take significantly less time and money than other career paths. This means you may be… Read More »

Required Skills You Should Have for A Sheet Metal Mechanic Position

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What is a sheet metal mechanic and what skills do you need to become one?  Are you confused about the difference between a sheet metal worker and a sheet metal mechanic? CCS Construction Staffing will shed some light on what this profession is all about, what skills are required, and how you can become one.… Read More »

Highlight These 5 Skills on Your Construction Resume to Stand Out

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Searching for your next construction gig can be easy if you’ve got a strong resume. Your ability to display your qualifications and prove yourself to a new project manager is important. Make sure to have these 5 skills on your construction resume to stand out from the crowd!     1. Basic Construction Experience A… Read More »

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Avoid Entry Level Positions

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You don’t want to get stuck doing grunt work, but you’re tired of searching for the right role. As a job seeker with some experience, you may be tempted to overlook entry-level positions. However, we’re here to show you the reasons you need to resist this impulse. Here’s why an entry-level position may be just… Read More »

Watch Out For These Red Flags When You Read Job Descriptions

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2021 Job Seekers know the challenges of the current job market. Some companies and still executing layoffs; others are desperate to fill out a short-staffed crew. How can you secure a job that you feel confident in? As someone looking for a new position, you may not know what to expect. The best way to… Read More »

How to Stand Out as a Leader at Your Construction Job Site

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You want to be an asset to your team, whether you’re looking to be an admired member of your construction crew or you’re looking to advance beyond an entry-level worker quickly. It’s important to stand out to supervisors, but sometimes that can be tricky on a construction site. Here are CCS Construction Staffing’s top tips… Read More »