Construction Career Path

Administrative Support: 1-2 years


  • What does an Administrative Assistant do? |
  • $17.97 - $21.30
  • Administrative support assistants are individuals who provide support to employees and managers by providing assistance in general functions in various administrative or academic units. Their primary duties involve the management and dissemination of information within an organization, such as taking memos, maintaining files, and answering phone calls. They also provide a diverse range of office support, with a significant portion of their work involving composing and preparing materials, coordinating schedules, handling communications and assisting with bookkeeping and budgeting operations.
  • The duties of the administrative assistant include providing support to┬ámanagers and employees, assisting in daily office needs, making travel arrangements, preparing reports and maintaining appropriate filing systems.


  • FAQ: What Degree Does an Administrative Assistant Need? |
  • Certification program, associate, or bachelor's degree
  • Reliable transportation


  • On the job training



Build Your Construction Career Path - For the Future

Going on a construction career path has many lanes that all intersect at some point. Your journey can start anywhere at anytime and this is a representation on what that would look like along with the proper steps to succeed on your path.

There are three paths; Apprentice Path (in green), High School/Technology Path (in rust), and the College Path (in blue). You can cross back and forth and explore different career options which could lead you to become the CEO or owner of a company.

Click on any of the colored buttons below to learn more about each opportunity. For a detailed visual of the chart, click here.

Apprenticeship Path


Skilled Trades
Master Craftsperson

High School/Tech Path
High School

Community College

Administrative Support
Technical Support
Office Manager

Project Manager
Senior Management
Vice President

CFO, COO, CEO, Owner
College Path


Construction Manager
Civil Engineer

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