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A Quick Guide to Working in the Construction Industry [Infographic]

by Emily Gorsky
Posted: March 16, 2017

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Have you ever considered a career as a builder? Maybe you’re someone who enjoys physical work, or perhaps you want to step into a supervisor role?

Building and Construction is one of the largest industries in Australia. Right now, Australia’s high population growth is driving demand for infrastructure and housing. 

There is a strong need for qualified, licensed workers in both labour and management roles to coordinate construction and do the hands-on work in the building industry.

This industry offers excellent opportunities for people who want to carve their own career path, whether it’s working behind the scenes or out in the field as a labourer. Wherever your strengths lie, if you’re drawn to the world of building and construction, you might just discover your dream career right here.

Take a look at the infographic below to learn more about this industry and see if a career in Building and Construction is something that interests you.

Building and construction industry infographic

Ready to tap into the booming building and construction industry? Study online, whenever and wherever you want with an Open Colleges Building and Construction course, or download your free course guide via the form below.


Emily Gorsky

Emily is a freelance Writer focusing on career, education and personal finance. She strongly believes in living a balanced life. Her mission is to inspire others to engage in self-motivated learning and build their own path to success.

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