Top 10 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Masonry
- Excellent income potential. More skill equals more money — you control your future.
- Plentiful & varied careers. Be part of a progressive and thriving industry (restoration, new construction, industrial and refractory opportunities).
- Earn while you learn. Don’t wait until you graduate before you start to receive an income.
- Multiple career pathways. Become a foreperson, site supervisor, estimator, project manager, or owner.
- Team spirit. Work in a team environment. Be the new kid on the block.
- Ability to travel. Skilled masons are needed everywhere, both nationally and internationally.
- Stability. Work in one of Canada’s largest, most important industries.
- Leave your mark. Your work will shape Canada’s appearance for future generations.
- Help combat global warming — by using environmentally-friendly construction products.
- Stay active. Enjoy a hands-on profession where you’re not stuck behind a desk.