Careers Engineering & Construction 

Architecture as a career

ARCHITECTURE AS A CAREER An architect will be commissioned to design buildings for other individuals or companies. Some architects may only design residential buildings, while others will only design commercial properties. The architect must pay close attention to what the client wants and needs in terms of their building. After a client has given the architect an idea of what he needs, the architect will then usually start designing the building. Some architects use old fashioned pencils and papers during this process, but most architects will also use some type…

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Careers Engineering & Construction 

Engineering and construction careers

Construction is a massive sector, embracing civil and structural engineering, construction, building services and surveying, and blurring into engineering construction, where scientific, mechanical engineering and construction disciplines all meet. It incorporates everything from house building to constructing dams and bridges; to road, rail and air transport infrastructures; and industrial plant, power stations and gas platforms. Architects work in the construction industry and are involved with designing new buildings, extensions or alterations to existing buildings, or advising on the restoration and conservation of old properties. They can work on individual buildings or on…

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Careers Engineering & Construction 

Careers in engineering

Consider some things you use in your everyday life: Buildings, roads and bridges, vehicles (cars, planes and boats), computers and other electronic devices. Not a single one would exist without engineers. Engineering contains a large number of job opportunities and specialties. An overview of the Engineering specialities are provided below. Aerospace Engineer Aerospace engineering is the study of the design, development, and production of air and spacecraft. This engineering discipline is often divided between those who pursue careers on the aeronautical side and those working on space craft. Both air…

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Careers Engineering & Construction 

A career in construction

The construction industry offers a wide range of positions from planning through to working on construction project sites. Specialists are needed for every phase of the building process; and jobs can range from the conceptual work of architecture to hands-on labouring to the inspections required before a project is complete.Jobs within construction include: Architect Architectural technologist Building control officer/surveyor Building services engineer Construction manager Facilities manager Landscape architect Planning technician Site manager Find out more about the above jobs at TargetJobs.co.uk Go to cibt.co.uk for further details about the construction sector.    …

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