Filling Construction Jobs is Still Builders’ Top Challenge

FHBA has been at the forefront of the construction labor shortage long before now. We worked on your behalf this past legislative session to establish the Task Force on Construction Industry Workforce. We know that there are thousands of needed construction jobs statewide and this task force will address the demand for improved training in order for the construction industry to lead the way in hiring.

NAHB has the statistics to prove that the shortage is a real challenge. Click here to read more on NAHB’s chief economist, Robert Dietz, findings on both short-trem and long-term problems with the shortage of labor in home building.