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Skilled Electricians and Other Construction Workers Hard to Find According to AGC Survey

Eighty percent of construction firms report they are having a hard time filling hourly craft positions that represent the bulk of the construction workforce, according to the results of an industry-wide survey recently released by Autodesk and the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). AGC officials said shortages pose a significant risk to future economic growth, and they released a new workforce development plan to solve the growing problem.

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