Jennmar Services held a hiring event for coal miners at Tamarack, Tuesday April 30.
Prospective coal miners had the opportunity to apply to work in the Powellton area of in Fayette county.
Jennmar Services is a contracting company for different coal mining, gas, and industrial business in the region.
Recruiting Specialist, Jennifer Hull, said she was very eager to be able to give local coal miners an opportunity to work in a mine close to home again.
“I come from a coal mining family and coal mining town in West Virginia, so seeing it back up and booming again, being able to help some of the guys (the younger generation that want to be coal miners) get that experience is really exciting,” Hull said.
Miners of all different ages and experience levels are encouraged to apply.