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Project Administrator Position Overview This opportunity includes assisting in the estimating duties, creating and developing material take-offs, reviewing plans and specifications, and reviewing bid documents to ensure complete bid packages. This position will also be active in project management of current projects under construction including, but not limited to, scheduling and coordination of ...
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Posted Fri 16th January
The construction industry is powered by the laborers, engineers, electricians, foreman and other supervisors, heavy equipment operators and mechanics, and cost estimators who run the day-to-day activities of the industry. The job outlook for this industry is very good, even though it is a cyclical industry with ups and downs in demand. Bear in mind before entering this field the physical labor and stress, and sometimes-dangerous conditions required of construction work. Additionally, the higher into management a person works, the more hours and stress is expected of them to keep clients and supervisors happy. The five largest and richest construction companies in the United States are Bechtel in California, Peter Kiewit Sons in Nebraska, Gilbane in Rhode Island, Clark Enterprises and Whiting-Turner Contracting in Maryland, according to Forbes.com