Media Advisory

Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Cecile Erwin Young
HHS Executive Commissioner
Date:April 7, 2021
Contact:
Ty Bishop, 512-424-6951

Express Hiring Event for Corpus Christi State Supported Living Center

AUSTIN – The Corpus Christi State Supported Living Center is hosting an express hire event on Friday, April 9, to find and hire qualified candidates for more than 100 open positions. There will be opportunities for job offers on the spot.

Corpus Christi SSLC provides residential care for Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The center has openings for RNs, LVNs, direct care staff, custodians and food service workers.

“If you care about people and want to make that caring a career, come work for us,” said Corpus Christi SSLC Director Melissa Gongaware. “We don’t just have great benefits and pay; we have a mission to help people live better lives.”

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, face masks and social distancing will be required at the event, and staff will adhere to CDC safety guidelines.

What: Express Hire event for various positions at Corpus Christi SSLC

When: Friday, April 9
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Omni Hotel
900 Northshore Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX

Job seekers will need to bring I-9 acceptable documents to be eligible for an on-the-spot job offer. If they receive an offer, they must pass a background check before they start work.

Texas Health and Human Services, which operates 13 state supported living centers, offers many benefits to employees including health and dental insurance, career advancement opportunities, paid training, and paid vacation and sick leave.

To view open positions, candidates can visit the jobs page. For more information call Lori Garcia at 361-563-8040 or email her.