Elevator constructors install, maintain and repair elevators. This includes advanced high-speed elevators for today’s sophisticated high-rise buildings as well as healthcare, hospitality, industrial and other industries.
Tasks required include installation and maintenance of electrical and hydraulic systems, rigging, and material handling.
Elevator constructors must be mechanically and electrically adept, with the willingness to learn and take direction. The work also requires heavy lifting, comfort with heights, and working in a variety of weather conditions and environments.
Apprentice wages range from $26.73-$30.07.
Journey level wages range from $53.46-$60.14.