Local organizations hosting job event for former employees of Lamar Construction

Posted at 7:48 AM, Jul 21, 2014

HUDSONVILLE, Mich. — Ottawa County Michigan Works! has teamed up with local businesses and organizations to help workers who were laid off from Lamar Construction in their job searches.

Former employees from the Hudsonville facility are invited to the Hudsonville High School cafeteria from 9 a.m. until noon on July 21 for the event.

The event will include procedures for filing for unemployment, help in putting together a resume and giving an interview, and a chance to meet with local construction businesses looking to hire.

Lamar Construction filed for bankruptcy protection in July.