Construction 2021 Season Jobs
ZipRecruiter’s New Article, “A Look Ahead to Construction Season 2021.” is giving us information about the 2021 Construction/Building Season.
- 2021 looks to be a very good year for the construction business.
“If you’re looking for a job in construction, now’s the time to dust off your application materials and references, and renew lapsed credentials or occupational licenses. That’s because we’re entering the peak earning period for contractors and subcontractors. Between March and April each year, new construction hires jump by 40%,* on average, signalling the start of the prime construction season. “
Construction did better than the rest of the economy in 2020
“2020 was an anomaly, of course. Construction employment and hires fell last April amid lockdowns and broader panic over the Coronavirus pandemic. But the spring/summer hiring surge came a month later as most projects resumed. Whereas past recessions have generally caused steeper job losses in construction than in most service-sector industries, the Covid recession has seen smaller job losses in construction than in most other industries. As of February, 2021, employment levels were “only” down 4.0% in construction, compared with 6.5% in service-sector industries.**”
Read More on the Zip Recruiter Article – A Look Ahead To Construction Season 2021
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