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You Spoke And We Listened!

ConstructionConnect is the place to come to get updated information about what is happening in the world of Construction. Through collaborative effort and partnership between CareerSource Broward, local employers in the ­field of Construction, Broward County educational institutions, and a variety of construction industry associations we will address the needs of Broward County’s employers while creating opportunities for advancement of workers. Through strategic and innovative planning, ConstructionConnect will serve as a catalyst for the continued growth in Broward County’s 
construction-based workforce and economic development.

There is continued growth of the county’s Construction sector, and CareerSource Broward wants to be your Career Center for all your business service needs. We have access to quality Construction professionals to meet your demand for skilled workers. We can assist with upgrading the skill set of your current staff as well as offer training dollars to qualified candidates.

Our Services 

Based on your company’s individual needs and available resources, we guide you through every step of the hiring process, including:

  • Financial assistance to train new and existing employees
  • Candidate prescreening and skills assessment
  • Planning and hosting hiring events
  • Labor market information
  • And many more programs to help with your hiring need
For more information contact Julia Costin, Construction Industry Business Services Manager at 

(954) 202-3830, ext. 3010, or email

Career Pathways in Construction presented by
Broward College

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Career Pathways In Construction PDF


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A Toolkit for the Solar Industry,” provides a comprehensive guide for the solar industry to meet the high demand for qualified employees and build a skilled and diverse solar workforce. The resource includes a detailed guide for setting up work-based learning.

This toolkit draws upon two years of Solar Training Network engagements with employers, trainers, industry associations and community organizations in diverse solar markets. It provides actionable steps for the solar industry to engage with the public workforce system and develop work-based learning opportunities, in order to meet the high demand for qualified employees and build a skilled and diverse solar workforce. This toolkit also shows how the solar industry can better align training opportunities with evolving workforce needs. programs to invest in current and future workers.


Construction Resources

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The Broward County construction industry cluster had 3,969 establishments and employment of 43,570 in June 2016. Employment was up +3,366 jobs (+8.4 percent) over the year. 

Broward County’s largest industries in the construction cluster in June 2016 were building equipment contractors (14,671 jobs). Building foundation/exterior contractors (6,935 jobs); and building finishing contractors (6, 037 jobs). These three industries account for 63.4 percent of construction cluster employment in the country.