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.
  • Are you a self-starter and looking for a great opportunity for growth?  Gilbert Chevrolet is looking for a full time body shop technician for our busy Collision Center.  You will be responsible for delivering high quality body shop repairs without comebacks and maintaining high customer satisfaction.  Must have own tools.  Must be able to pass background check.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.  Apply at

**For all jobs, please apply online at They are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

Looking for a full time job?  In need of a hard working individual that is skilled in grounds maintenance, operating a tractor, fence work, light construction skills, and willing to work with livestock.  Training available.  Please call 863-634-4810.

Stepping Stones Academy II is expanding our early childhood education programs. Find an exciting career making a difference in the lives of young children, Infants thru Pre K. We offer a $200 signing bonus to those hired who possess a current CDA, FCCPC, or equivalent. Join our family of educators. Contact the school at (863)357-1400 for more details or just stop by and see us.

Okeechobee Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram is hiring a lot attendant with benefits, experience is not required but self-motivation is, apply in person Mon-Fri 9-5pm, no phone calls please, ask for Kyle and have your driver’s license with you

Lawn Tamers Equipment is Looking for an experienced mechanic for small engines *must be able to diagnose and troubleshoot problems with 2 &  4 stroke engines  *must able to do electrical rewire  *dfwp  *Compensation will be based on experience. Apply in person at 508 NW Park St. , Okeechobee FL 34972

Currently looking for experienced shop help who needs to have knowledge with building supplies and aluminum, know how to use hand tools, and also have a valid driver’s license. Experienced Roofers who have back ground in shingle and metal roofs, need to know how to work with hand tools and also have a valid driver’s license. Come apply with us today at Lakeside aluminum, American Roofing LLC, 2207 US Hwy 441 S.E

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

A&D Water Systems is hiring a back up driver with a clear CDL Class B License, must pass a background check and be Haz-Mat Endorsed, apply in person at 1530 NW 25th Drive

Looking for aluminum installers and helpers, must have a ride to work and own hand tools, call Michael D @ 863-697-1447

Looking for a seamstress for “Med wear on the go” call Tina @ 863-634-8865

Florida Outdoors RV Country is hiring 2 service technicians that have at least 1 year experience on RV, full time positions offer 401K, health insurance and flat rate pay for 90 days please apply within at 4300 HWY 441S

WCE Equipment of Florida is hiring an experience truck driver with a CDL, good with people and reliable, also looking for a mechanic that can work on big and small engine’s, apply in person at 3197 HWY 20th Trail Mon-Fri 8-5

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.

Martha’s House is seeking advocates weekday full and weekend part time positions. These positions require direct contact with victims of domestic violence and their children in our residential shelter, assisting them with their needs and achieving their goals, and assisting managing the shelter environment. A college associates degree or higher in social work, human services, psychology or related fields is desired, (high school diploma and appropriate life experience may substiutute) along with a proven, stable work history. Speaking, reading, and writing both Spanish and English is greatly desired. Martha’s House provides all necessary and specific training. Back ground checks will be performed, and we are an equal opportunity and drug free employer.  If you are engaging, lively, interested in helping others, have time management skills and common sense, please send an email indicating your interest, your resume AND cover letter explaining your interest and your relevant experience to

Martha’s House is seeking a full time economic and literacy empowerment advocate. The successful candidate will be helping survivors of domestic violence enhance work related skills, find affordable housing, navigate banking, make family budgets, improve financial literacy, repair credit, improve language skills, and develop achievable goals, along with being part of an advocacy team. A bachelor’s degree in business or education and 3 years of experience is recommended. Ability to read, write, and speak both English and Spanish is greatly desired. If you are engaging, lively, interested in helping others, have time management skills and common sense, please construct a cover letter explaining your interest in this position, your relevant experience and qualifications, and why you are interested in working with our population, and send with your resume, to