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Hot Jobs: July 16, 2013

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This week's Hot Jobs report is courtesy of Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend.

Location Alice, Texas
Job Number 6898195
Title  Oilfield Workers with CDL
Salary $17.50 Hour +Benefits
Qualifications Six (6) months prior oilfield experience required.   Must be 21 years of age or older due to state regulations.  High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.  Candidate must be able to work with hand and power tools, travel and/or relocate, and available to work long hours when necessary.  Must be able to work outdoors in climatic weather (80% of time), drive a commercial vehicle (20% of time) and be safety oriented.  Employer will conduct a background check; no felonies allowed, depending on offense.  Must possess a clean driving record.  Valid Commercial Driver's License required.   
   
Location Beeville, Texas
Job Number 4929779
Title  Hydro Excavator Operator w/Class A CDL & Tanker Endorsements
Salary $13.25 - $17.00 Hour, Depending on Experience
Qualifications One (1) year prior experience operating a heavy and tractor-trailer vehicle and/or as a construction equipment operator required.  Must possess a High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED).  Medical Card and OSHA 10-Hour Construction or General Industry Training Certificate a plus but not required.  Must be able to work an average of 10+ hours per day and some weekends as needed.  Valid Class A - Commercial Driver's License with Tanker (N) and Hazmat (H) or Combination (X) endorsements required.   
   
Location Corpus Christi , Texas
Job Number 2705673
Title  Hole Watch / Fire Watch
Salary $13.00 Hour, Depending on Experience
Qualifications One (1) year prior construction labor and/or construction trade helper experience required.  Candidates must be able to pass a drug, alcohol and physical fitness test.  Current Transportation Workers Identification Card (TWIC) required.  Must be flexible to work day 10-hour days seven (7) days a week on day or night shifts.  Must be available to work overtime and weekends as needed.  Basic Plus Card a plus but not required.  Mandatory five (5) day training course before project begins required.  No per diem provided.   
   
Location Kingsville, Texas
Job Number 3185992
Title  Landfill Foreman
Salary $15.42 Hour +Benefits
Qualifications Three (3) years heavy equipment operator experience as well as 3 years prior experience as a General and/or Operations Manager required.  Must possess a High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED).  Candidate must possess knowledge of mechanical operation of heavy equipment, proper care and knowledge of skillfully and safely using equipment as well as the ability to keep written records.  Possession of a Commercial Driver's License or the ability to obtain one within three (3) months required.  Class A Solid Waste Certification or a Solid Waste Provisional Class A Certification within one (1) year of employment required.  Valid Class C - Standard Driver's License required.   
   
Location Ingleside, Texas
Job Number 2708959
Title  Maintenance Technician
Salary $13.50 Hour, Depending on Experience +Benefits
Qualifications Two (2) years prior experience required.  Must possess a High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED).  Candidate must be 18 years of age or older due to company insurance requirements.  Experience in "make readies" to include some electrical, plumbing, janitorial, painting and carpentry skills required.  Employer will conduct a drug screening and background check.  No felonies or any other conviction that would prevent bonding allowed.  Valid Class C - Standard Driver's License required.   

To learn more about these jobs, call Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend at 888-860-JOBS.

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