With the worst of the pandemic well behind us, the construction sector in Western Canada is in full swing. Simply put, there is no better time to get into construction than the present, with expected employment in the sector to grow by 13% by 2024.
In addition to numerous employment opportunities, the construction sector pays relatively well for the amount of education needed. A high school diploma and vocational training are usually sufficient to be competitive for any entry-level position in the field. The potential for comfortable pay, coupled with relatively shorter training programs, makes construction careers among the most cost-effective.
Matrix Labour Leasing has singled out 5 construction jobs for newcomers in the sector. Combining straightforward prerequisites with rewarding compensation, these jobs are excellent starting points for a construction career. Read on to find out what they are!
Matrix Labour Leasing is Calgary’s premier staffing and temp agency serving Western Canada’s construction, oil & gas, manufacturing, warehousing, and hospitality sectors.
Many people choose the construction industry with the hope of becoming a site superintendent, a project manager, or a construction manager一all of which can easily earn above six figures in Western Canada.
Of course, these positions are only reserved for those who have earned their stripes on the construction site first. Knowing this, we have identified 5 construction jobs that can propel you into a position to eventually contend for these rewarding roles.
The construction jobs that you should be looking out for:
Given the promising trajectory of the construction sector in Western Canada, the present is the perfect time to enroll in a trade school or an apprenticeship program to land on a lucrative construction job in the next few years. Perhaps you will even oversee your own construction project one day!
Are you a skilled worker looking for work in the construction, oil & gas, manufacturing, warehousing, or hospitality sector? Matrix Labour Leasing can find it for you. Call us at 1-866-666-9520 or fill out the online contact form to connect with our staffing and temp agency.
Q: How can Matrix Labour Leasing help find me a job in the construction sector?
A: Matrix Labour Leasing is in constant contact with contracting companies looking for temp-to-hire and direct-hire workers. Depending on the nature of the role, we can either recommend you to one of our contracting companies or offer you a temporary contract ourselves.
Q: Is the contracting company involved in the hiring process of temporary workers?
A: No. The contracting company usually fully delegates the hiring process to the temp agency. The agency will unilaterally screen, interview, and select the workers that will be working for the contracting company.
Q: Where can I find construction jobs in Canada?
A: You can begin your job search at our in-house job board.
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