EDINBURG The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation will host the second Santana Textiles Job Fair on Thursday, Dec. 15. Santana Textiles is preparing for star-up operations and is hiring 40 positions.

The company is looking for energetic, self motivated, and safety oriented individuals for entry level industrial maintenance technicians to highly experienced maintenance technicians. Duties will vary based on job description from basic knowledge of hand and power tools to experienced technicians with knowledge of electronics, PLC, automation, and testing equipment.

"The job fair will focus in hiring individuals in the positions of maintenance electricians, maintenance mechanics, maintenance helpers, accounting manager, human resource coordinator and safety technician. Interested applicants should bring copies of certifications and resume." noted Lori A. Garza, human resource manager for Santana Textiles.

The Job fair will take place on Thursday, Dec. 15, from 8:30 a.m. To 5 p.m. at the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce, 602 W. University Drive, Edinburg. Call 956-383-7124 for more information or email your questions at jobs@santanatextiles.com.

Santana Textiles is a visionary in the design and manufacturing of denim fabrics with its top line manufacturing facilities located in Brazil, Argentina, and now Edinburg. Founded in Brazil, Santana Textiles is one of the world denim leaders in the manufacture and development of different and innovative denim fabrics.