Learn About Careers in Highway Construction

Don’t get stuck in a cubicle! Embrace a career where you work outdoors, earn while you learn, and receive a competitive wage. The heavy and highway construction industry offers a multitude of career opportunities, and now is your chance to embrace your future. Through an apprenticeship program in the highway construction trades, qualified candidates will earn a real wage while learning a skilled trade. Curious for more information? Explore the links for students, parents and teachers below!


Many opportunities are available. 48% of the highway construction industry employees in the U.S. are 45 or older.


The amount an apprentice pays for their four years of training.  Plus, an apprentice can earn money while they learn their trade.


Today, there are over 26,000 construction companies operated in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Play the game. Get to work.

Download the free Future Road Builders app below and explore a virtual world of highway construction.