The Career Profile Project
Career Profile Project
Job Title and Job Description
I design, build, fix almost everything. I treat this profession as a creative art expression. I love working with my hands.
What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?
There will always be a demand for construction/masonry.
What new technology will be important?
I have just started incorporating computer programs to help me with my designs and layouts. This will be the way of the future.
What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?
I have taken various liscencing courses. I am basically self-taught and all my skills have been handed down from generation to generation.
What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?
Vocational high school and college, hands-on training and business college courses/degree.
When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?
|Skills Used||Rating (5=Most Important thru|
|Athletic / Physical|
|Coordination / Using Hands, Tools, and Equipment|
|Investigative / Fact Finding|
|leadership and Supervising|
|Sales and Negotiation|
|Scientific and Experimental|
|Social Service / Helping Skills|
|Teaching / Instructing|
|Understanding Nature, Plants, Animals|
Interview By: John, Construction/Masonry (Self-employed)