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WVNCC will host informational session for Mine Maintenance Program

Posted 10/18/18

West Virginia Northern Community College (WVNCC) will host an informational session for their new mine maintenance program on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, from 1 – 3 p.m. on their Wheeling Campus. The new program is in partnership with Murray Energy Corporation and includes employment opportunities with Murray. Representatives from WVNCC & Murray Energy will be giving a presentation about the new program and will answer questions.

Anyone interested in enrolling in the Mine Maintenance Program for the spring can apply at or at Once accepted, students will be required to complete a two-week training offered by Murray Energy. Upon acceptance into the program, students will also have the opportunity to work part-time with Murray Energy. After successfully completing the program students will have the potential to be hired by Murray Energy full-time. Possible career opportunities may include Maintenance Foreman, Electrical Foreman, Belt Maintenance Foremen, Coal Preparation Foreman, coal production positions and many more.

Anyone who has questions about the informational session can contact Larry Tackett at 304-214-8967 or at