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Explore a career in the construction industry that fits your interests and personality.

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Employers want you. Industry needs you. Opportunities are there.

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Find A Craft Training Center

Locate craft training centers available around the state.

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Go Pro in Construction

We are about connecting people like you with a career that fits your personality and lifestyle.

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Mission

Build Your Future Indiana is a unique collaboration of employers, state agencies and industry associations. Our goal is to encourage Indiana residents to learn about construction craft careers and training opportunities now emerging in our state, and to qualify for and get jobs in these high-demand occupations.

 

Craft Labor Demand

869,338 FLORIDA
271,529 GEORGIA
145,147 ALABAMA
132,333 KENTUCKY
336,863 LOUISIANA
86,951 MISSISSIPPI
185,947 TENNESSEE
1,369,276 TEXAS
266,933 OHIO
223,257 MICHIGAN
120,428 WISCONSIN
167,449 MINNESOTA
172,829 INDIANA
183,387 ILLINOIS
185,130 IOWA
102,547 MISSOURI
113,922 ARKANSAS
137,582 OKLAHOMA
112,652 KANSAS
108,388 NEBRASKA
40,368 MONTANA
81,252 WYOMING
198,788 COLORADO
65,753 NEW MEXICO
154,078 ARIZONA
90,501 UTAH
54,523 IDAHO
85,778 OREGON
175,873 WASHINGTON
533,136 CALIFORNIA
124,512 NEVADA
89,575 ALASKA
57,464 HAWAII
61,642 SOUTH DAKOTA
113,999 NORTH DAKOTA
250,870 VIRGINIA
44,909 MAINE
424,446 NEW YORK
22,760 VERMONT
75,104 CONNECTICUT
213,246 PENNSYLVANIA
277,912 NORTH CAROLINA
37,579 NEW HAMPSHIRE
168,776 MASSACHUSETTS
121,729 SOUTH CAROLINA
50,204 WEST VIGINIA
28,472 RHODE ISLAND
129,946 NEW JERSEY
22,270 DELAWARE
148,016 MARYLAND

What Career Fits Your Personality?

A career in construction can take you all the way to CEO.
Find your dream job with Build Your Future Indiana’s Career Quiz.

Explore Construction Careers

Architect

Architect

$87,500

Do you see beauty in buildings? Do you like to design? Then you may be drawn to architecture.

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Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer

$91,790

Do you take joy in designing and executing plans? Then becoming a civil engineer may be for you.

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Instrumentation Technician

Instrumentation Technician

$70,080

Are you a problem solver with a knack for small details? Instrumentation may be the perfect craft profession for you!

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Mobile Crane Operator

Mobile Crane Operator

$66,119

If you wished your career involved using a joystick then check out this career.

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Pipeline Operator

Pipeline Operator

$57,070

The pipeline industry has a wide range of opportunities waiting for you!

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Project Manager

Project Manager

$92,523

Do others seek your guidance to complete group assignments or project-based tasks?

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Rigger

Rigger

$57,084

Are you interested in practical physics? Do you love working outdoors? That combination is a good start to becoming a rigger.

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Solar Photovoltaic Installer

Solar Photovoltaic Installer

$43,010

Does your dream job involve working under the sun?

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Sprinkler Fitter

Sprinkler Fitter

$55,328

Are you a detail-oriented kind of person? Sprinkler fitting may be a good career to consider!

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Wind Turbine Maintenance Technician

Wind Turbine Maintenance Technician

$56,680

Are you a rock-climber who loves extreme heights? Would you consider yourself environmentally friendly?

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Tower Crane Operator

Tower Crane Operator

$66,329

Looking for a career where you will be given the best seat in the house? Then check out the view as a tower crane operator!

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Craft Laborer

Craft Laborer

$38,890

Would you consider yourself a jack of all trades? If so, a construction laborer career might be an option to explore!

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Boilermaker

Boilermaker

$65,341

Check out this adventurous career where you can work with flames and an assortment of tools!

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Painter

Painter

$41,840

Do you have an eye for different colors, textures and tones? Would you consider yourself artsy?

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Plumber

Plumber

$59,627

Are you always tinkering with objects? Do people ask for your help with fixing mechanical things? Look into becoming a plumber!

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Roofer

Roofer

$42,780

Take an interest in becoming a roofer and rise above the rest!

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Insulator

Insulator

$52,624

Work with your hands in an industry that provides the economy with energy saving options.

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Glazier

Glazier

$47,480

If you enjoy adventures, scenic views and have a creative side then try out this profession!

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Millwright

Millwright

$66,919

Do you take things apart and put them back together just to see how they work?

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HVAC Technician

HVAC Technician

$62,472

Are you interested in model building or have coined yourself Mr. Fix It?

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Mason

Mason

$56,784

Do you dream of building a structure with your own two hands or restoring historical buildings? Check out training in masonry!

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Carpenter

Carpenter

$56,877

Do you like building, traveling and being outdoors? Why not consider a career that is fun and offers financial freedom.

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Pipefitter

Pipefitter

$62,697

Are you a little bit of a perfectionist? Do you enjoy reading plans and making something useful? Consider training to become a pipefitter.

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Operator Engineer

Operator Engineer

$58,429

Do you have an interest in operating dump trucks, bulldozers or other vehicles classified as heavy machinery?

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Electrician

Electrician

$67,269

If you’re into sound systems, robotics or tinkering with wires, you should think about a career as an electrician.

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Welder

Welder

$71,067

Do you get a kick out of watching sparks fly on the Fourth of July? Choose a career in welding and watch them fly every day!

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Sheet Metal Worker

Sheet Metal Worker

$58,160

Are you a visual person? Do you enjoy mechanics and fitting puzzles together?

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Ironworker

Ironworker

$60,060

If you are looking for an exciting career where you can balance from the top of a brand new skyscraper, then ironworking is for you.

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Choose Your Career Path

A career in construction can take you all the way to CEO.
Find your ideal path with Build Your Future’s interactive Career Path.

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