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Construction Industry Could Be Looking to Make Many New Hires

While many industries are becoming increasingly difficult to break into, this trend does not hold true for the construction industry. February saw a dramatic increase in available positions in the construction sector, the most new open jobs since a peak reached back in July of 2007. So what does this mean for the industry as a whole, and what new opportunities will present themselves to people hoping to join the construction sector? Read on to find out!

 Construction Labor Market Has 8-Year High of Available Jobsconstruction industry jobs

 Recent information collected by the BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey and the National Association of Home Builders showed that approximately 166,000 jobs in the construction industry became available in February of 2015. This happened in conjunction with a slight dip in hiring, though that will no doubt change soon given the number of positions that will need to be filled. The construction industry can count on a steady, even increasing demand for work, as there will always be a need for new infrastructure and updating/repair of existing infrastructure.

 How Fast Will the Construction Industry Seek to Fill These Jobs?

 The number of open positions in the industry is good news for job seekers. Because of the ever-present demand for reliable, skilled workers, the construction industry will no doubt be looking to fill some of these many open positions throughout the duration of 2015 and beyond. This means that thousands upon thousands of people will have the chance to get involved in an industry that is always growing, improving, and challenging its workers for the better.

 Will the Available Jobs Trend in the Construction Industry Continue For Long?

 It is difficult to predict whether or not the turnover rate of jobs in the construction industry will hold steady, but it is safe to say that those who take advantage now and pursue a job in the construction labor market will have a high chance of success.

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Reliable Contracting Company serves the following and surrounding counties: Annapolis, Queen Anne’s, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Calvert, Caroline, Charles, Howard, Prince George, St. Mary’s, Talbot, and Washington D.C.

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Serving Maryland's Commercial & Residential Builders & Developers Since 1928 Reliable Contracting Company, Inc. maintains a reputation as a leader in the construction industry. Our clientele includes builders, developers, individuals and government agencies. With projects ranging in cost from $10,000 to over $10 million, Reliable can be seen working on Maryland's roads, highways, airports, office parks, shopping centers, hospitals, churches, and residential neighborhoods earning our reputation by providing clients with consistent quality and dedication to their projects. Reliable Contracting Co., Inc. is a Proud Member of the following organizations: Associated Builders and Contractors, Chesapeake Chapter - www.abc-chesapeake.org Maryland Asphalt Association - www.mdasphalt.org Maryland Transportation Builders and Materials Association - www.mtbma.org National Asphalt Paving Association (NAPA) - www.asphaltpavement.org West Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce - www.waaccc.org Leadership Anne Arundel - www.leadershipaa.org National Federation of Independent Business - www.nfib.com U.S. Chamber of Commerce - www.uschamber.com Homebuilders Association of MD - www.homebuilders.org
2410 Evergreen Road
Gambrills
MD
21054
USA
Serving Maryland's Commercial & Residential Builders & Developers Since 1928 Introduction Reliable Contracting Company, Inc. maintains a reputation as a leader in the construction industry. Our clientele includes builders, developers, individuals and government agencies. With projects ranging in cost from $10,000 to over $10 million, Reliable can be seen working on Maryland's roads, highways, airports, office parks, shopping centers, hospitals, churches, and residential neighborhoods earning our reputation by providing clients with consistent quality and dedication to their projects.
2410 Evergreen Road, Suite 200
Gambrills
MD
21054
USA