Career Information

Skills Needed   Typical Job Duties   Work Locations   Personality Traits
  • Interest in working with hands
  • Reading & Math Skills
  • Hardworking
  • Detail-oriented
  • Dependable
  • Works well with others
 
  • Carpentry/wood shop
  • Wood industries
  • Equipment operator
  • Masonry
  • Home repair
  • Installation company
 
  • Construction site
  • Construction office
  • Manufacturing plant
 
  • Open-minded
  • Self-motivated
  • Personal pride
  • Honest
             
Related Job Titles   Related VGCC Majors   N.C. Salary Ranges   More Information
  • Supervisor
  • Lead Carpenter
  • Inspector
  • Estimator
  • Foreman
  • Building Contractor
   
  • Low (10%)
    $10/hour
    $20,000/year
  • Median (50%)
    $13/hour
    $25,000/year
  • High (90%)
    $20/hour
    $40,000/year
 

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