Tag: Labor Dept


With Solid November Jobs Gain, Construction Workforce Nears Pre-Pandemic Level

December 3, 2021

Via: ENR

Construction’s workforce continued to expand in November, adding 31,000 jobs during the month, the Labor Dept.’s Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported. The bureau’s latest report on the nation’s employment picture, released Dec. 3, showed that the jobs gains occurred […]


Labor Dept. Sides with Construction Unions on Apprenticeship Rule

March 10, 2020

Via: ENR

Construction labor unions have scored a major regulatory victory as the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s long-awaited final rule on apprenticeships retains the construction industry’s exclusion from new “industry-recognized” training and education programs for those seeking to enter its workforce. That […]