Jobs for Rebuilding America: A Career as a Pipelayer, 1st Edition

  • Amie Jane Leavitt
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508179905
  • ISBN-13: 9781508179900
  • DDC: 621.8
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Pipelayers make an invaluable contribution to building projects large and small, playing a pivotal role in developing and refurbishing our national infrastructure. This book shows young readers how they can explore this fascinating and fulfilling subset of contracting, building a career from the ground up. Combining valuable industry data, engaging on-the-job imagery and potential scenarios, as well as safety and job-seeking tips, this book gives handy students a great glimpse at a trade and field often underrepresented in youth-oriented career training.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Building America: The World Under Our Feet.
2: Having What It Takes.
3: Pipelaying 101.
4: Landing a Job.
5: Moving on Up.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Tips.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.