Construction - Real Estate Jobs
Construction, Real Estate and Facilities encompass jobs dealing with the construction, distribution, sales and maintenance of buildings.
Construction, Real Estate and Facilities represent a broad field of job opportunities. The area Construction in broad terms represents those people working on the construction of new buildings. This sector requires well-trained professionals that on the one hand perform manual labour, and on the other, are able to use machines and various materials correctly and can work jointly with others on large projects.
Individuals working in Real Estate evaluate, rent and sell properties and buildings to others. They often need to assess the value of real estate by comparing it to current market or rental prices of the neighbourhood. Real estate agents also need to market the real estate they represent and finally introduce it to those interested in buying. Real estate agents frequently interact with clients and most importantly need to ensure that their real estate agency is profiting from the deals closed. This job requires a lot of expertise regarding local market situations, real estate valuation and property management.
The area Facilities refers to jobs related to the maintenance of buildings like schools, offices or hospitals. People working in this area are responsible that the before mentioned establishments are operating smoothly. Facility Managers secure a safe and efficient work environment. Cleaners guarantee tidy environment in offices, shopping malls, airports and other public buildings.
Many jobs in construction involve outdoor work. Working in Real Estate or Facilities requires people to move from office to client, interact with various people and remain active and communicative at all times.
Requirements and skills
Jobs in Construction, Real Estate and Facilities usually require an apprenticeship. A university degree may be advantageous when interested in working in the Real Estate sector. People working in Construction and Facilities need to be:
- Detail oriented
- Able to motivate others
- Need to possess technical and good problem solving skills
Some work may additionally require the lifting of heavy objects (Construction), other imply managerial and documentation skills (Facilities). Those interested in Real Estate need to know that this sector usually requires excellent communication and negotiation skills and the ability to engage with others.
All three sectors need well-trained professionals, there are opportunities for promotion and possibilities to start one’s own business after sufficient experience and contacts.
This category encompasses the following areas:
- Construction: encompasses a wider range of activities dealing with the building of public and private edifices and areas such as schools, hospitals, commercial buildings and infrastructure.
- Real Estate: is concerned with the evaluation, marketing, renting and selling of properties, buildings and houses.
- Facilities: this category implies all jobs concerned with the maintenance of public and private buildings.
Job titles include but are not limited to the following:
- Construction Manager
- Facility Manager
- Real Estate Agent
- Land Surveyor
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Cape Town, Western Cape
R20,000 per month (Negotiable) ZAR
Orkney, North West
Durban Northern Suburbs, KwaZulu-Natal
North West, North West
R106 000.00 - R159 000.00 Per Month
Kenya, Kenya, INT