Refinery company offering valley residents employment opportunites

Tiger Tower Sevices will be at the Workforce Solutions career center in Weslaco from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.

There are more than 50 jobs available right now with a pay rate of $25 per hour.

They're goal is to recruit people right here in the Rio Grande Valley for oil refinery jobs around the nation.

All applicants have to bring a transportation worker identification credentials or TWIC card, a complete job application and a resume.

The best part about this opportunity is the hourly rate ranges from 19 to 22 dollars an hour, plus per diem.

"The recruiter that's going to be there will be doing interview on the spot, said WorkForce Solutions Victor De Leon. They'll actually be doing some drug testing on the spot and for those candidates who qualify, they can visit the career center in Weslaco."

Employees can expect to work anywhere between 70 to 80 hours a week if they get the job.