Job fair in Sacramento gets coverage

Job fair aims to put dent in construction worker shortage

A recent study found Sacramento and its five surrounding counties face a projected shortage of 7,000 workers annually over the next five years Dozens of construction workers arrived at Operating Engineers Local 3 on Sunday hoping to nail down long-term trade jobs in a local industry ready to hire. Construction workers flooded the hiring hall north of Sacramento from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (Read more . . . )