Why A Career in Construction?

What if you could help thousands of people create incredible memories every day? With a career in the construction industry—whether you’re in HR helping to hire the right teams at the right time, or you’re an experienced craft worker managing complex building projects—you do so much more than a great day’s work. You also give thousands of passionate people wearing bright colors a place to tailgate every weekend. You create the future of renewable energy and shape the grid of the modern society. You create a hospital where life begins and families are cared for.

Your work matters. You make things happen for a world that needs innovation. When you join the Mortenson family, you make a difference!

With over 650,000 construction employers with over 6 million employees, construction companies are responsible for creating a trillion structures every year.

Every building has a story, knowing you had a hand in the creation of that story, no matter how big or small, can give you a sense of pride and fuel your passion!

From the office to the field, there are countless possible job opportunities. You can be hands-on or you can be support for the thousands of construction workers throughout the community. The choice is yours. Construction offers variety, responsibility, ownership, innovation, different perspectives, and a chance to make a difference. Start your adventure with the Mortenson team!

Mortenson Buildings Tell Stories All Over the Country

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