Construction / Edition 5

Construction / Edition 5

by Ferguson Publishing
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816080186

ISBN-13: 9780816080182

Pub. Date: 05/01/2010

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

The Discovering Careers series helps students explore exciting occupations in a wide range of industries. Each full-color volume describes 20 jobs and includes lively special features spotlighting success stories, history, trivia, and words to know. Concise, colorful, and current, the books in the Discovering Careers series are essential resources for career

Overview

The Discovering Careers series helps students explore exciting occupations in a wide range of industries. Each full-color volume describes 20 jobs and includes lively special features spotlighting success stories, history, trivia, and words to know. Concise, colorful, and current, the books in the Discovering Careers series are essential resources for career exploration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816080182
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/2010
Series:
Careers in Focus Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Architects 5

Bricklayers and Stonemasons 11

Carpenters 17

Cement Masons 24

Construction Inspectors 29

Construction Managers 35

Cost Estimators 40

Drafters 45

Drywall Installers and Finishers 50

Electricians 54

Glaziers 59

Heating and Cooling Technicians 63

Insulation Workers 68

Marble Setters, Tile Setters, and Terrazzo Workers 73

Operating Engineers 78

Painters and Paperhangers 82

Plasterers 87

Plumbers 92

Roofers 96

Welders 101

Glossary 105

Browse and Learn More 108

Index 113

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