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Construction growth forecasts the creation of 27,000 jobs

25 Feb 2016

According to the Construction Skills Network (CSN), construction in Wales is expected to grow three times bigger than the UK average in the next five years.

Over 27,000 jobs could be created over the next five years, suggested by the research. CSN’s report also predists that rapid growth will occur from 2016-2020 and believes infrastructure and private housing project will drive the positive movement.

We also want to attract workers who have left the industry to return, and upskill those currently in the sector, so we can deliver major projects and new housing faster and better,” said Steve Radley, Director of Policy at the CITB.

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