If you want to get into a new career, you should consider becoming a carpenter. Those who have a carpentry job have stable employment. Keep reading to learn about what they do in a day and why you should consider it.
A carpenter has a trade that will never go out of style. People are still making and buying handmade wood products, so if you want to go in that direction with your career, that’s an option. If you want to work with a commercial business, there is a market for that as well.
To become a carpenter, you have to go to a trade school and become licensed. This is so you know all of the safety protocols for working with carpentry jobs. You can’t work with a carpenter company if you haven’t been licensed, either. You’ll also need insurance for your work, but that should come with the company you work with.
Watch this video to learn a bit more about carpenters and what they do. Ask a carpenter about their experience if you know one. You should also consider asking for an apprenticeship so you can see what a typical day looks like for a carpenter.