One East Kentucky markets to a variety of other sectors including wood products, food/beverage/agriculture, energy, technology/call centers, and healthcare.
"It's not all just blue collar skill sets. They are as well educated and trained as someone on an automotive assembly line."
- East KY Employer
Coal workers have an average experience of 15 years on the job, working in harsh conditions and utilizing multiple skillsets. Although they may not have formal credentials, the study conducted by Boyette Strategic Advisors shows how mechanically inclined and truly innovative the workers in our region are. Learn more in the Labor section of the site, or by clicking on this post.