Job Connection List


Jobs at Gilbert Family of Companies:

  • Position Available for a CDL Driver, applicant needs a Class B License with hazmat and Tanker Endorsements. Apply in person at Gilbert Oil, 303 NW 9th Street, Okeechobee, FL
  • Automotive Product (Sales) Specialist/Certified Technology Expert – Candidate will approach, greet and offer assistance or direction to any customer who enters the dealership showroom or sales lot. Assist customers in selecting vehicle by asking questions and listening carefully to their responses. Must be able to explain product performance as well as optional equipment available. Will be performing professional, high-quality and knowledgeable presentation and demonstration of new vehicles. Qualifications and Skills: Previous dealership experience is a plus. Strong communication skills required. High quality customer services skills a must.
  • Lube Technician needed for dealership.  Technicians will perform oil change as well as other automotive services with focus on our customer’s needs and expectations.  You will work in a fast-paced environment and be responsible for quality workmanship.
  • Gilbert Ford is currently seeking experienced Ford Certified Technicians and Ford Certified Diesel Technicians. Qualified candidates must have prior shop experience and their own tools. We are growing and need top talent to service our customers. Candidates with a track record of quality service and certification are highly encouraged to apply. We are seeking solid, reliable and honest technicians who have excellent customer service skills and are a team player. Competitive wages based on experience. Sign on bonus available to qualified candidates. Possible relocation assistance. Full time benefits offered.

**For all jobs, please apply in person at Gilbert Chevrolet, 3550 Highway 441 S or send resume to They are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

Bus drivers are wanted Okeechobee County Schools, health insurance is included, extra pay for taking field trips, employees who recruit other bus drivers receive a $700 bonus, they can train and test you here in Okeechobee, starting pay is $13.05 per hour; if interested please contact 863-462-5140 ext 208

Okeechobee Dodge Chrysler Jeep is looking for an experienced technician for their Service Department; any interested parties can call 863-357-0500 and ask for Alex.

Looking for a Class A CDL Driver, local hauling, home every night, must have a good driving record and pass a background test, contact Jim @ 863-447-8145

The Okeechobee Building Company is looking to hire experienced aluminum installers and helpers, must have hand tools and transportation, call 863-697-1447

Rite Tire is looking to hire an experienced tire tech, pay depends on experience, call 863-467-1010 or stop in at Rite Tire, HWY 441N

Grand Oaks Assisted Living Community is hiring a Part Time Sous Chef position. Level 2 Background check and physical required. Apply in person, 9am – 4pm M-F at 203 SE 2nd Street

Zippy’s is currently hiring cooks and servers, must be 18 years of age or older, drug free work place and no phone calls, taking applications between 2-6pm

Hiring a prenatal/infant health coalition that seeks part time, bi-lingual maternity care advisor with experience in health and social service fields. Must be computer literate, professional writing, strong telephone communication skills and basic knowledge of Medicaid, pregnancy issues and great organizational skills, email resume to or fax resume to 863-462-5878

Flamingo Hotel is hiring someone who is reliable, computer literate, and has a flexible schedule, come fill out an application in person at the front desk off HWY 441S.

Choice Automotive is looking for an Automotive Technician with diagnostic skills. Having an A-S-E certification is a bonus. Must be able to start right away and have your own tools. Apply in person. No Phone calls please. Choice Automotive 704 NE 2nd Avenue behind Sears

Lunker’s Sports Grill is looking to hire servers and cooks, must be available to work weekends, no phone calls, apply in person at 4825 HWY 441S

EXPO Used Appliance is looking for a sales rep, no experience needed, bilingual a plus, apply in person at 1321 HWY 70E or call 863-441-3841

Close Construction is looking for experienced carpenters and construction superintendents to fill full time positions, apply in person at 301 NW 4th Ave (west of the Courthouse) between 8-5 Monday – Friday.

Echol’s Plumbing and Air Conditioning is currently receptionist/book keeper hiring plumbers and hvac techs, great pay and benefits are offered; please contact 863-763-6461 or drop a resume off at their office off HWY 98!

Class A CDL Driver wanted with good driving record, local hauling and home every night, contact Mike @ 863-763-6151 or 863-532-8621

Syfrett Feed is looking for a truck driver with a Class A or B CDL, min of 25 years old with good driving record, home every night and off weekends, apply in person at 3079 NW 8th Street or call 863-763-5586

American Roofing is looking for sub crews that are licensed and insured that can install hardly board, must have your own tools and experience, also looking for a Project Manager and experienced roofers, apply in person at 2207 HWY 441SE