City offers starting salary of NT$23,000
By: Ko Lin, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
The Tainan city government is looking for 180 temporary workers to help its plight against
the dengue fever epidemic, reports said Sunday.
The city is offering a starting monthly salary of no less than NT$23,000 (US$766) for the duration of three 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 100 field operators whose primary job is to eradicate mosquito breeding sites, 20 in-house assistants, 10 pesticide controllers, and 50 dengue fever prevention workers, reports said.
According to the city’s department of health, the recruitment process will begin on September 16, and work will begin as soon as possible once interview procedures are completed. [FULL STORY]