Construction Job Growth To Accelerate, As Florida Recovers From Deep Hole Of Unemployment

08/10/2012 03:46 pm ET | Updated Oct 10, 2012

Construction jobs were hammered during the housing crisis and recession, but now supervisors and carpenters are among the state's "hot jobs" -- occupations expected to grow faster than average, state forecasters say.

Openings for first-line supervisors and construction managers are expected to grow at 3.1 percent annually with 1,288 openings a year through 2019. Carpenters are forecast to grow at 2.9 percent a year with 1,316 openi


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