Hot Jobs: July 15, 2014 - KiiiTV.com South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Hot Jobs: July 15, 2014

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - This week's Hot Jobs report is courtesy of Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend.

Location Alice, Texas
Job Number 6902579
Title  Diesel Mechanic
Salary Starts at $12.00 Hour, Depending on Experience +Vacation Leave
Qualifications One (1) year prior experience as a Bus & Truck Mechanic and Diesel Engine Specialist required.  Must be 21 years of age or older due to insurance requirements.  Candidate must be able to work on 18-wheelers and tractor-trailers doing preventative maintenance work and overall maintenance on equipment.  Employer conducts criminal background checks and drug screenings.  Valid Class C - Standard driver's license to driver trucks within the yard.
   
Location Refugio, Texas
Job Number 6274566
Title  Backhoe Operator
Salary $15.00 - $20.00 Hour, Depending on Experience
Qualifications Five (5) years prior experience in the oilfield industry required.  Must possess a High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED).  Candidate must be able to operate and maintain heavy, motorized equipment used in earth moving and composting operations in a safe and efficient manner.  Must be able to pass a criminal background check and motor vehicle background check; no more than one (1) moving violation in the last five (5) years.   
   
Location Corpus Christi, Texas
Job Number 2713328
Title  Sandblaster
Salary Starts at $13.00 Hour, Depending on Experience
Qualifications Two (2) years prior experience in as a Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setter/Operator, and/or Tender required.  Candidate must be able to perform all aspects of position as assigned or directed.  Duties may include the following:  covering surfaces with drop cloths, filling cracks/holes/joints with the proper material prior to painting, applying primers/sealers to prepare new surfaces, as well as properly operate a sandblaster, generators, and spray gun in a safe process insuring that equipment is cleaned, oiled, and ready after each job.  Employer conducts drug screening upon hire.  Valid Class C - Standard driver's license required.   
   
Location Kingsville, Texas
Job Number 6919898
Title  Teacher
Salary $35,740.00 Year
Qualifications Minimum one (1) year prior teaching experience and a Bachelor's Degree required.  Candidate must be able to provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth.  Valid Texas Education Agency (TEA) Certification EC-4 required.   
   
Location Ingleside, Texas
Job Number 6257823
Title  Structural Fitter
Salary Starts at $26.00 Hour, Depending on Experience
Qualifications Four (4) years prior industrial experience required.  Candidates must be able to p ass a basic pre-screening structural fitting test when applying.  Qualified applicants must then be able to pass a written test, and pass a practical test on site.  Valid National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) required.   

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

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