WSB: Almost 1k job opportunities available with federal contractors; Pop Up crews ready for job seekers

Workforce Solutions Borderplex (WSB) released their weekly job rundown on Wednesday,  with almost 1000 positions of varying experience levels and competitive pay are being offered with federal contractors. 

WSB says these new opportunities are response to the demand for support at Fort Bliss in light of the influx of migrant children sheltering on base.

Work It! Job Fair (Virtual) featuring employers from Akima, Allegiance, and Vighter

Thursday, April 8th from 10am-12pm

Click here to register and watch a video on how to navigate the job fair.

Akima Global Services

300 positions for Entry Level Unarmed Security Guard (Part-time and Full-time)

Details:  HS Diploma/GED required, 21 yrs+, 1 yr. experience of customer service preferred, must pass background check.  Starting Pay $20.00/hr.

Allegiance Staffing

80 positions for Food Service Workers (6am-2pm or 1pm-9pm shifts.  Bilingual preferred.)

  • Chefs and Sous Chefs (please call 915-706-5080 for pay rate)
  • Servers – $12/Hour
  • Food Prep Workers – $12/Hour
  • Bussers – $12/Hour
  • Dishwashers – $13/Hour
  • Sanitation Workers – $12/Hour


600 positions for Youth Care Workers

Details:  21 yrs+, bilingual, HS Diploma/GED and must pass background check.  $18/hr.


Onsite Job Fairs (In Person)

Vighter – Ongoing through April 10th from 8am-8pm

Holiday Inn Express at 6666 Gateway Boulevard East

AGS, an Akima Company – April 9th, 10th, 15th and 16th from 9am-8pm

Radisson Hotel El Paso Airport at 1770 Airway Boulevard

In addition to the job fairs listed above, the WSB Pop Up crews will be onsite at several locations around the region.  Members of the public are invited to stop by the WSB trailer to visit with a Solutions Crew Member.

Program guidance will be shared for those looking for a job, skills training through workshops, childcare enrollment, and various other available services.

Upcoming Pop Up Dates:

Friday, April 9th

Vinton Community Food Pantry located at Village of Vinton City Hall – 436 E. Vinton Rd.  |   8:00am – 1:00pm

Thursday, April 15th

Kelly Center for Hunger Relief located at 915 N. Florence   |   9:00am – 2:00 pm

Thursday, April 22nd

San Jacinto Adult Learning Center located at 1216 Olive Ave.   |   5:00pm – 8:00pm

Wednesday, April 29th

City of San Elizario – Municipal Court located at 12004 Socorro Rd., Suite B   |   1:00pm – 6:00pm

To book / reserve the WSB Solutions Crew please contact Lucio Glenn at or call (915) 887-2120.   A listing of all upcoming WSB events can be found via this link.