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Architecture and Construction Occupations

The occupations below are in the Architecture and Construction career cluster.

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Occupational Title O*NET-
SOC Code
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 171011
Architectural and Civil Drafters 173011
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 472021
Carpenters 472031
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 472051
Civil Engineering Technicians 173022
Civil Engineers 172051
Construction and Related Workers, All Other 474099
Construction Laborers 472061
Construction Managers 119021
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 499012
Conveyor Operators and Tenders 537011
Cost Estimators 131051
Crane and Tower Operators 537021
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 472081
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 475021
Electrical PowerLine Installers and Repairers 499051
Electricians 472111
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators 537032
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 475031
Fence Erectors 474031
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 471011
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 371012
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles 472042
Glaziers 472121
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 499021
Helpers, Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 473011
Helpers, Carpenters 473012
Helpers, Electricians 473013
Helpers, Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 473015
Helpers, Roofers 473016
Highway Maintenance Workers 474051
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 472131
Insulation Workers, Mechanical 472132
Interior Designers 271025
Landscape Architects 171012
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 373011
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers 499095
Millwrights 499044
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 472073
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 472141
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 472071
Pipelayers 472151
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 472152
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 472171
Roofers 472181
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 474071
Sheet Metal Workers 472211
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 518021
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 472221
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters 512041
Surveying and Mapping Technicians 173031
Surveyors 171022
Tile and Marble Setters 472044

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