Workforce Solutions Upper Rio Grande is assisting DV Maintenance in the hiring of landscapers and spray tech’s. They have at least 40 positions that need to be filled immediately. Job-seekers can go to any Workforce Solutions location to apply. They can visit www.urgjobs.org  or call 915-887-2600 for a location.
The landscaping positions start at $9.02 an hour and go up to $11.51 an hour for a tractor operator. This position will operate vehicles and powered equipment, such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, chain saws, electric clippers, sod cutters, and pruning saws. They will also mow or edge lawns, using power mowers or edgers; care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing, removing thatch, or trimming or edging around flower beds, walks, or walls.
The position of herbicide spray tech starts at $14.84 an hour but applicants must have their herbicide license in Texas. These positions will mix pesticides, fill sprayer tanks with water and chemicals according to formulas; cover areas to specified depths with pesticides.
All of these positions will be located on Fort Bliss.