North Dakota sports young skilled labor force | The Dickinson Press
Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
FNS Photo by Eric Hylden Brandon Peterson practices a vertical weld using a stick welder during a recent lab in Brian Suckow’s welding course at Northland Community and Technical College in East Grand Forks, Minn.

North Dakota sports young skilled labor force

Email News Alerts

GRAND FORKS — North Dakota’s skilled labor workforce is among the youngest in the country.

The portion of skilled laborers — electricians, welders, machinists — approaching retirement age in North Dakota is well below the national average, according to data compiled by an international labor market analysis firm.
Advertisement

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call (701) 225-8111 and we can help you.

Advertisement
John Hageman
John Hageman covers local business and Grand Forks' legislative delegation. Get more business news at aroundtown.areavoices.com. 
(701) 780-1244
Advertisement