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Product Description: Building a toolbox in a high school metal shop can lead to building skyscrapers as a construction manager, with some heavy-duty training (and resume building) along the way. In this book, readers are introduced to the physical, mental, and scholastic requirements for a job in the construction industry and are shown various paths into the industry via technical schooling, engineering, project management, apprenticeship, and other steps...read more

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9781477785645 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $35.75 | About this edition: Building a toolbox in a high school metal shop can lead to building skyscrapers as a construction manager, with some heavy-duty training (and resume building) along the way.

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Product Description: This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in construction. Math is an important part of many jobs involved in building structures. Three exciting stories lead to a problem you must solve using math...read more

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9780778723691 | Crabtree Pub Co, March 15, 2016, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in construction.

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9780778723615 | Crabtree Pub Co, March 15, 2016, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in construction.

Product Description: Heavy equipment operators, who drive the cranes, excavators, and other large machinery that power construction and engineering projects, are always in demand. Whether building skyscrapers, repairing aging infrastructure, or mining oil and gas fields, a career as a heavy equipment operator can be a rewarding and dependable occupation...read more

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9781499462159 | Rosen Young Adult, January 15, 2016, cover price $34.25 | About this edition: Heavy equipment operators, who drive the cranes, excavators, and other large machinery that power construction and engineering projects, are always in demand.

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Product Description: Architecture and construction are among the fastest-growing job sectors in the United States. Comments from people in the industry, current statistics and forecasts, and realistic descriptions provide a useful look at architecture and construction jobs ranging from electricians to landscape architects to surveyors...read more

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9781601528063 | Referencepoint Pr Inc, December 15, 2015, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Architecture and construction are among the fastest-growing job sectors in the United States.

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Product Description: This title offers authoritative and comprehensive information for any young person looking to forge their way into the construction industry but doesnt know where to start. Readers are first introduced to the general areas of construction such as working with stone, metal, large machines, and architecture tools and software...read more

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9781448894765 | Rosen Pub Group, July 15, 2013, cover price $34.25 | About this edition: This title offers authoritative and comprehensive information for any young person looking to forge their way into the construction industry but doesnt know where to start.

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Product Description: Describes volunteer and internship opportunities best suited for those who love building, architecture, and engineering, including internships, volunteer work, and apprenticeships, and describes the work required for each position.

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9781448882991 | 1 edition (Rosen Pub Group, December 15, 2012), cover price $34.25 | About this edition: Describes volunteer and internship opportunities best suited for those who love building, architecture, and engineering, including internships, volunteer work, and apprenticeships, and describes the work required for each position.

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Each volume provides readers with a fun and hands-on way to explore their interests and options for a future career by covering a different field selected from the sixteen career clusters defined by the U.S. Department of Education as part of a national career cluster initiative.

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9780816052899 | Ferguson Pub, August 1, 2005, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Provides a hands-on way to explore future career interests and options in the civil engineering field, including Internet links to newsletters and websites for further information.

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Product Description: This new, full-color resource profiles 20 careers in the field of construction, examining the nature of the work, what it takes to enter the field, typical earnings, and the outlook for the future. Careers profiled include:-Architects -Bricklayers and stonemasons -Carpenters -Cement masons -Construction inspectors -Construction managers -Cost estimators -Drafters -Drywall installers and finishers -Electricians -Glaziers -Heating and cooling technicians -Insulation workers -Marble setters, tile setters, and terrazzo workers -Operating engineers -Painters and paperhangers -Plasterers -Plumbers -Roofers -Welders...read more

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9780816080458 | Ferguson Pub, October 1, 2010, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This new, full-color resource profiles 20 careers in the field of construction, examining the nature of the work, what it takes to enter the field, typical earnings, and the outlook for the future.

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Product Description: Business and Construction profiles the abundant job opportunities available for those who want to work in these rapidly growing green fields. Career profiles include: Corporate climate strategists Eco-investors Environmental bankers Green builders Green business managers/owners Green product salespeople Green products manufacturers Grounds maintenance workers Landscape architects Surveyors and more...read more

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9780816081493, titled "Business & Construction" | 1 edition (Ferguson Pub, March 1, 2010), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Business and Construction profiles the abundant job opportunities available for those who want to work in these rapidly growing green fields.

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Describes the opportunities, requirements, aptitudes, and regulations involved in seeking a job in the trucking industry.

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9780823937554 | Rosen Pub Group, August 1, 2002, cover price $35.60 | About this edition: Describes the opportunities, requirements, aptitudes, and regulations involved in seeking a job in the trucking industry.
9780823931897 | Revised edition (Rosen Pub Group, May 1, 2000), cover price $26.50 | About this edition: Describes the opportunities, requirements, aptitudes, and regulations involved in seeking a job in the trucking industry.
9780823925049 | Rei sub edition (Rosen Pub Group, January 1, 1992), cover price $35.60 | About this edition: Describes the opportunities, requirements, aptitudes, and regulations involved in seeking a job in the trucking industry
9780823913480 | Revised edition (Powerkids Pr, June 1, 1991), cover price $26.50 | About this edition: Examines various jobs in the building trades, describing the training required, types of work involved, opportunities for advancement, and more.

Follows the career of a high-iron worker as, high above the city, he bolts together the steel framework of a skyscraper

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9780816701087 | Troll Communications Llc, January 1, 1985, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Follows a high-iron construction worker through his day as he skillfully bolts together the iron frame of a skyscraper.

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9780816701070 | Troll Communications Llc, January 1, 1985, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Follows a high-iron construction worker through his day as he skillfully bolts together the iron frame of a skyscraper.

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