Two Men and a Truck want a few good movers

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LANSING, Mich (WILX) - Two Men and a Truck needs 45 new movers in Lansing and held a Day of Hiring Event today to find them.

In Michigan, the company hopes to hire at least 500 new employees, 45 of those jobs will be in Lansing.

Today's event was held at 1200 Keystone Avenue from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The company's president, Randy Shacka was in attendance to help with recruiting.

These first-ever Day of Hiring events will be held in 100 markets in five key states.

Those states include: Michigan, Illinois, Florida, Texas and North Carolina.

Two Men and a Truck is the largest franchised moving company in North America.

The company's goal through this initiative is to hire 5,000 new employees ahead of what the company forecasts to be the busiest summer moving season in their nearly 35-year history.

The Day of Hiring program will run through Mid-May.

In 2018, the company hired 4,500 during the same time period.