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28th Nov, 2021

Join online careers fair to find out more about thousands of jobs in construction

LOCALS are being urged to join an online careers fair to find out more about thousands of new jobs in construction.

The West Midlands Combined Authority is holding the ‘Careers in Construction’ event as it steps up action to drive the region’s economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic by equipping local people with the skills they need to land jobs in growth sectors.

It’s on Thursday, October 8 and will feature employers recruiting for flagship schemes such as the construction of HS2.

The careers fair is split into two sessions. The first, which runs from 10-11am, will showcase jobs available now through HS2 and various construction firms. To book a place, visit

The second session, which runs from 11am-noon, features apprenticeships in construction.

To book, visit


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