EquipmentShare, a construction technology solutions provider has chosen Harlingen to set up its’ Core Solutions Division Operation to keep up with customer demand. They had several sites in the Rio Grande Valley under review but ultimately, they felt that Harlingen offered the best opportunity to service both the Brownsville and McAllen markets. Harlingen will provide a central hub to service the Rio Grande Valley market. EquipmentShare is much more than a machine rental company. They also provide the latest technology to connect labor and material workflow data points from mobile phones, iPads, and desktop computers. EquipmentShare has the software to create a central location for all construction operations data to go live. This is a game-changer for contractors, who have multiple sites. “EquipmentShare is a rapidly growing company with over 140 locations nationwide; we are proud that they selected Harlingen to offer their services,” said Eric Ziehe ,CEO of the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation.
Amy Susan, Public Relations Director for EquipmentShare said, “Raudel Garza, his staff at the HEDC, Cindy Hopkins, Chris Hamby, and the Harlingen community have been great to work with especially when it came to the site selection process. The Job Creation Grant that we received from HEDC made Harlingen an attractive proposition, as it will support our workforce recruitment and development initiatives. As a people first company, investing in our team members is a critical factor to our success. This grant will offset some of the costs associated with onboarding new employees,” said Amy Susan.
“We look forward to opening in Harlingen and serving a new market that is rich with construction activity and local talent. Our growth is spurred by the demands from our nationwide customers and we are thrilled to able to answer the call and provide the next generation with equipment rental and tech solutions.” said EquipmentShare, CEO Jabbok Schlacks.
They are encouraging anyone in the area who is looking for a new challenging and rewarding career to apply today at equipmentshare.com/careers. EquipmentShare is hiring for the general manager position, experienced drivers, ambitious sales team members, and problem-solving technicians.