Summer construction job?

How old do you need to be to get a job during the summer working construction and how would I go about getting one next summer? I know they have great pay and lots of hours and I'll be almost 19 by next summer.

Asked By: Josh D - 7/10/2007
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Look into the paper under classified or careers. You will start out as a laborer. I have worked in construction/demolition for 10 years and I did the grunt work. You can be 18, but it also depends on the employer them self. If they feel you are to clumsy, they could choose not to higher you since it could be a danger... More
Answered By: wv - 7/10/2007
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Answered By: D. Bronco - 7/10/2007
If you have Craigslist in your area, that is a great place to find those kind of jobs. As long as you're 18, you should be all set. Good luck!
Answered By: Dreamin - 7/10/2007
I believe you need to be 18. Getting the job is about the same as any other job. You just need to find an ad and give them a call. Judging off of what the company I work for does, they'll generally hire you and then for the first couple of weeks show you how to do everything. If you work hard and show up, it's pretty... More
Answered By: frikinpyro - 7/12/2007
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