Demand Grows for Skilled Trades Jobs

At a time when Michigan’s unemployment rate has increased for four straight months and is more than two percentage points above the national jobless rate, there is growing demand for construction and skilled trade workers in Metro Detroit and throughout the state.

The uptick is a boon to journeymen, apprentices and union officials who sweated out the last few years on unemployment or part-time work as construction projects ground to a halt.

Read more at The Detroit News.