Governor Henry McMaster

Governor Henry McMaster has proclaimed October Careers in Construction Month.  In his proclamation, Governor McMaster states:

  • South Carolina has nearly 60,000 vacancies in construction jobs
  • South Carolina has los 26.8 percent of residential construction jobs
  • 82 percent of construction companies regularly have jobs they are unable to fill
  • 24,000 new construction workers are needed to meet South Carolina’s current building needs