Considering a career in Construction?
Construction is a field that holds a number of fantastic entry-level opportunities, as well as room to grow within the industry. There are opportunities for students and grads looking to work in-field, in an office, or even a little bit of both. If your strengths lie in your ability to focus on both long-term and short term goals, and coordinate different moving pieces, then the construction industry may be for you!
In-demand skills and traits:
- Team player
- Detail oriented
- Goal driven
Trent Ogilvie"Speak up, and find a way to do what you love. Better yet, create one."
Beyond Construction: What a Career at EllisDon Means for You
If you’re a self-starter looking to hatch your career with an innovative, globally-recognized company, EllisDon is a top choice. Learn about all the unique areas of business and career paths you can explore at their organization!
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LEED The Way in Green Building in Canada
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Construction Week: Building a Name for Yourself: Management Positions in Construction (Part 2)
The second instalment of the series: Building A Name For Yourself.
Construction Week: Building a Name for Yourself: Starting out in Construction (Part 1)
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Meet Stacia Van Zetten: Quality Assurance Representative At EllisDon
Stacia's aspirations to work in the Construction industry led her to a rewarding career with EllisDon. Read her story!
Meet Kyle Nadiger: Assistant Project Manager At EllisDon
Kyle Nadiger used his co-op experience at EllisDon to hatch an amazing career as an Assistant Project Manager. Read his story!
How To: Tailor Your Resume For A Career In Construction
Is your resume ready to launch your career in this egg-citing industry?
Interview Prep: 4 Questions You Could Be Asked In Your Construction Interview
Make sure you're well-prepared so you can land your dream job!
Who To Follow On Twitter: Construction 2016
Make sure you're following the industry leaders in this egg-citing field!
New Grad’s Checklist: 3 Skills To Succeed In Your Construction Career
Do you have what it takes to excel in the Construction industry?
Average Starting Salaries: Construction 2016
Looking to pay off student loans? This could be the industry for you!
Meet Trent Ogilvie: Marketing Coordinator At EllisDon
Trent Ogilvie took his passion for writing, and created a career for himself at EllisDon. Read his story!
Meet Phil Jones: From Intern to Vice President at EllisDon
Phil Jones has established an exciting and rewarding career as a Senior Construction Engineer with EllisDon. Read his story!
Meet Mo Sulaiman: Proposal Coordinator, Civil Division At EllisDon
Mo's career journey at EllisDon has made him feel at home both on-site and in-office. Read his story!