By: Ko Lin, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
The Kaohsiung city government is looking for 200 temporary workers to help its plight
against the dengue fever epidemic, reports said Sunday.
The city is offering an hourly wage of NT$120 (US$4) for the duration of two months.
The short-term recruitment come as part of Executive Yuan’s NT$42 million (US$1.4 million) fund set up for the purpose of assisting the southern Taiwanese city hire personnel, cleaning equipment and pesticides required to combat the disease.
The offering will encompass field operators whose primary job is to eradicate mosquito breeding sites, in-house assistants, pesticide controllers, and dengue fever prevention workers, reports said.
According to the city’s department of health, the temporary job application will begin on October 26 to 29, with interviews to be conducted on the 29th. [FULL STORY]