Your Guide Through Construction Jobs NZ

Posted: 10.02.2017

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Your Guide Through Construction Jobs NZ
Construction workers play a very important role in the economic growth of an area. They perform physical labour to build, repair, and maintain residential and commercial buildings and even industrial structures, not just in the country but throughout the world.There are general construction workers who typically perform jobs such as demolition, digging trenches or ditches and loading or unloading equipment at a job site.
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As construction workers take on more work, they can start to specialize in certain areas of construction, such as painting, plumbing, sheet metal installation, electrical work, carpentry, cement masonry and more. These areas of construction jobs have heavy physical requirements, so workers must be in good health and free from medical conditions that limit their abilities.
Daily tasks for construction jobs might include:
  • Using machinery and tools to dig and level the ground
  • Installing building components, including drywall, sheet metal, concrete, etc.
  • Repairing, installing, or replacing pipes
  • Installing or repairing roofs
  • Demolition of buildings
Construction Jobs Education Requirements
Most general construction jobs don't require formal education, as the Construction Managers understand the value of training while on the job. If seeking a more specialized area of construction work, training and an apprenticeship under a licensed and qualified Contractor or Electrician may be necessary in order to learn how to perform these aspects of the work. Those who work with hazardous materials, such as asbestos, lead, and mold, will also need additional training and education in how to protect themselves and others from the dangerous chemicals and effects.
You can see the ads through My Jobs Space with a list of requirements to check if you really qualify for a position. Working on your application on legit job boards like My Job Space might just lead you to the right construction jobs positions suited for you.
Construction Jobs Market
Even during slower economic times, construction jobs are often available throughout the country. Construction is always necessary, whether it involves tearing down and replacing a building or starting new construction in an undeveloped area. In a study performed by the Bureau of Labour, more than 800,000 construction workers performed some type of work on a project in 2012. Much more when the rebuild of Christchurch and Canterbury begun. In the next decade, statistics show that construction jobs will continue to grow by 21%, with more than 1 million workers needed to meet the demand.
Construction Jobs Salary Information
The average median salary for construction jobs is just under $50,000. Construction workers who specialize in a specific area of construction can earn higher wages based on their experience and knowledge. In bigger cities on the such as Christchurch and Auckland, these jobs pay higher, and construction workers can take home an average salary of over $52,000. Some ads on My Job Space have info about the salary while most are to be discussed during the application process.
So find the right construction jobs for you through My Job Space 

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