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Hundreds Of New Coal Jobs Are Coming To The Region

More than eight hundred coal jobs are coming to the region.

Officials with Professional Contracting out of Norton, Virginia say they are getting ready to open five coal mines and two preparation plants.
Company leaders say they plan to open underground, surface mines, and prep plants in Harlan County and Wise and Dickenson Counties in Virginia.
They are now taking applications to fill 850 jobs and expect to have nearly 4,000 jobs up for grabs in the future.

Filed under: Harlan Co. | Wise Co. VA | Mining


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