Facts & Figures

20,000 people employed in the sector
£33,000 Average Wage

Construction underpins our economy and society.

If you’re looking for a challenging career in a big field where your skills will always be valued and constantly in-demand, then the construction sector is the place for you. A vibrant, exciting and ever-changing industry with more than 150 different professions.

Careers within construction include roles within the wider built environment, modern methods of construction and research. There is a niche for everyone whether it’s site manager, quantity surveyors or plant operator, some roles are onsite and some are office based. 

The construction sector has a huge part to play in achieving green growth and net zero targets. Within the County we have Laing O’Rourke’s Centre of Excellence for Modern Construction.

Local Construction Jobs

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These are some local businesses in Nottinghamshire operating in Construction

Local Construction Apprenticeships

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Local Construction Courses

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Futures for You

The National Careers Service - delivered locally by Futures - provides information, advice and guidance across England to help you make decisions on learning, training and work. The service offers confidential and impartial advice and is supported by qualified careers advisers. You can get in touch with Futures using the links below: