Queens Latino: 2 New Programs Help NYers get Started in Electrical or Plumbing Careers
March 5, 2018
According to NY State Department of Labor employment projections for NYC between 2014-2024, construction is the fastest growing industry. Furthermore, electricians, plumbing, and other specialty trade contractors are the 2nd fastest growing jobs, with an expected 34.4% employment growth.
Given the growth of these jobs, and the good salaries with the growth potential, LaGuardia Community College, part of The City University of New York, started two new programs, Electrical 1 and Plumbing 1, to help NYers get into electrical or plumbing careers.