Manufacturing/Industrial

Big Boots Are Filled

In the mid-1990s, Carlos Rodriguez found himself back in his native Mexico. He had an industrial engineering degree in hand, but with an economy in tatters, he found no real jobs in his field. “I had no job, no car, no nothing, but a lot of enthusiasm to start a new adventure,” he recalled. Rodriguez had just returned from Canada. Here he took intensive English classes in Vancouver to bolster…

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RGV Prepares for Job Influx

Companies investing in the Rio Grande Valley anticipate high demand for workers that may exceed 9,000 jobs. The news comes from seven large employers…
Brownsville

Local Education Receives $850K for Career Training

One local college and four independent school districts are the recipients of $850,892 in grants from the Texas Workforce Commission. The funds are for programs…
Brownsville

Local Jobs Coming With Plastic Manufacturer

Manufacturing company Poly SACHI Polymers LLC will soon be relocating…
Harlingen

Keppel AmFELS Completes Containerships

Keppel AmFELS reached a pair of construction milestones April 30 in…
Brownsville

Multiple Harlingen Entities Receive TWC Grants

Three grants will benefit workers in the Workforce Solutions…
Harlingen