Supporting Building Growth
Updated: May 26, 2020
The construction sector is a major part of the regional economy and those working within the sector can expect a career that’s varied, constantly evolving and satisfying, as projects are seen through from concept to completion.
There are diverse opportunities in the construction sector from design and management services through to more hands-on trade focused roles. And, with around 200 different roles in the construction industry there truly can be something for everybody.
So, whether it is a creative role, putting bold visions to paper as an architect, or a more functional position, building walls or engineering lighting systems, there are more prospects for a career in construction then you might think.
USEFUL WEBSITES for more information
www.goconstruct.org – Comprehensive info about careers in construction and what qualifications can take you where.
www.citb.co.uk – The Construction Industry Training Board works with industry to encourage training to help build a safe, professional and fully qualified workforce.
www.icanbea.org.uk – Follow and learn about leading employers in the sector.
www.apprenticeshipssuffolk.org – Find out about apprenticeship opportunities.