Maritime Career Day slated for Sept. 23 in Huntington, WV - WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports

Maritime Career Day slated for Sept. 23 in Huntington, WV

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Photo Courtesy: Mountwest Community & Technical College Photo Courtesy: Mountwest Community & Technical College
Photo Courtesy: Mountwest Community & Technical College Photo Courtesy: Mountwest Community & Technical College
HUNTINGTON, WV -

Mountwest Community & Technical College and the Inland Waterways Academy will host a Maritime Career Day. 

The event is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 23, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Tri-State Fire Academy in Huntington. Organizers say there will be opportunities for event goers to get information on maritime careers such as deckhands, welders, electricians, engineers and tankerman certification. 

There will also be educational and career opportunities from the following businesses and educational institutions: Mountwest, AEP River Operations, Amherst Madison, Cabell County Career Technical Center, Higher Education Adult Program /Financial Aid, McGinnis, Inc, RCBI and WV Workforce Region 2. 

Those wanting to attend the career day must RSVP to Sherri Sowards at 304-697-5616 or sowardss@mctc.edu by Sept. 20.