VA job growth expected in science and technical fields

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Virginians looking for new job opportunities may want to look at the professional, science, technical and health-care fields.

A recent report from the Virginia employment commission projects to see employment growth over the next eight years.

According to the data, Virginia is expected to see a 41 percent increase in employment in the professional, scientific and technical services sectors.

The technical services sector include jobs like accounting, engineering and computer services.

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