JOB CONNECTION 9-16-21

The Education Foundation of Okeechobee has an exciting opportunity for an energetic, dynamic, and self-starting professional! We are seeking an Executive Director to assist the Foundation as we support local educators and seek to make a lasting impact in the lives of students across Okeechobee County. More information and job qualifications available here:
https://drive.google.com/…/141OckXaanc5rc6aMiuk…/view… Please submit cover letter and resume to oefpresident@outlook.com. Call 863-697-0123 with inquiries

Looking for a part time associate for a local picture framing and retail business.  Applicant must be capable of assisting customers select frame and matt colors, be energetic, outgoing, and willing to learn.  Candidate must also have basic math and solid communication skills; bilingual is not required but is a plus.  Call Joe at 863-447-4100

Smartstyle is now looking to hire a stylist! Full or part-time, high traffic salon, guaranteed pay,insurance, 401k,vacations. Need to be able to work weekends and nights, must be licensed. Smartstyle, Deanna. 863 467 6663

Need extra cash?  Handy man needed for small jobs around the house and boat. Call Rick 561-568-0460

MUCK CITY TATTOO IS NOW HIRING EXPERIENCED TATTOO ARTIST AND BODY PIERCING ARTIST. MUCK CITY TATTOO IS OFFERING A $500 SIGN ON BONUS. MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE AND A PORTFOLIO. APPLY IN PERSON AT 909 SOUTH PARROTT AVE SUITE 8-F

Unlimited Trucking is currently seeking a Class A CDL driver with flatbed experience. Valid Class A CDL with two years experience required. They’re also seeking sod crew leaders to join our team. Experience with skid loader, front end loaders, gooseneck trailers, and supervision of others required. Monday-Friday schedule. Please call the office at 863-357-5700 or come complete an application at 4901 NW 240th st.

White’s Furniture & Appliances in LaBelle is looking to hire a Sales Clerk with customer service experience. Also, hiring general laborers for loading merchandise, deliveries and maintenance. Please apply in person and be ready for an interview. Hours are Mon-Friday 9am-5:30pm.  Saturday 9am-1pm. Contact Debbie at 863-675-0717, or drop by our store, 1060 South Main St. LaBelle

Atland Recycling is looking for FULL TIME OFFICE CLERK/ CASHIERS, GREAT SALARY, PAID VACATIONS, PAID HOLIDAYS. BILINGUAL A PLUS. APPLY IN PERSON AT 2248 HWY 98 NORTH OR CALL 863-763-7447

Sage Insurance Group is hiring licensed insurance agent with a 2-15 license covering life, health, and annuity sales. If you have experience with life insurance, annuities or Medicare sales,  please apply at 203 South E. 2nd Ave, ask For Dana or Kelli 863-443-4550

The South Florida Water Management District is seeking applicants for a Welder position at the Clewiston Field station.  Work includes brazing, soldering, gas and arc welding. Full-time, Monday thru Thursday, 6am until 4:30 pm. High School Diploma or GED, 4-years of experience and a valid Florida Driver’s license required. Competitive salary, paid vacation, sick time, retirement. Apply at www.sfwmd.gov/careers.

Nutmegs Café is Hiring for a full time cashier/cook/baker must be 18+ must be able To work until 7pm at least two days per week. Also hiring a part time prep person working from 6am-11am -Monday- Friday must be good at following recipes and a multitasker. Pay varies due to experience Aflac insurances and vacations free one year.

WAFC Pure Country Radio is seeking a mature, bright, outgoing self-starter to fill advertising sales position.  Salary plus commission.  Previous sales experience a plus.  Send resume to hr@gladesmedia.com.

Local company seeking Class A & B drivers for Dump Truck, Semi & Lowboy – Monday thru Friday, Local work – Great pay rate Experience preferred but may train the right person; also looking for a Track hoe/Loader Operator with experience in Land Clearing & Earth Moving, call 772-678-1661 if interested

 T.R.A.C. REFRIGERATION IS LOOKING FOR A FULL TIME TECHNICIAN, MUST BE ABLE TO DIAGNOSE, QUOTE AND REPAIR EQUIPMENT. EPA CERTIFCATION IS NEEDED. MUST HAVE A VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE AND BE INSURABLE. NEED YOUR OWN TOOLS AND WILLING TO PARTICIPATE IN ON-CALL ROTATION. WE ARE A DRUG-FREE WORK PLACE COMPANY. IF YOU ARE INSTERESTED PLEASE STOP BY OUR OFFICE TO PICK UP AN APPLICATION AT OUR AT 2800 SW 3RD TERRACE, PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS.

Best Built Construction has positions available for Carpenter/Carpenter Helper. Experience will determine pay.  Please contact: Paul : 863-634-7781 or  Danny 863-801-2746 

Looking for Plumber, pay is rated by experience, must work 40hrs, show up on time call Ed #863-532-8945

All About You Caregivers, 206 SW 3rd Street 863-824-8733 is now hiring Certified Nurse Assistants (CNAs) and homemakers.  Office is open 9-2 Monday through Friday.  Apply in person

Hoss Aluminum has full time positions available for installers and laborers, call Patty @ 863-634-7442 for details.

Clay Agricultural Fence, LLC is hiring carpenters, fence builders, and laborers, this is a full time position, call 863-623-6355

Local Publix Pharmacy is hiring pharmacy technicians. We are looking for part-time employees, however it may eventually turn into a full time position. I am looking for highly motivated individuals that are reliable and willing to learn. We will provide the training course from start to finish that will allow them to obtain their license to be come Registered Pharmacy Technicians in the state of Florida. Here is a link to the job posting below: Publix Pharmacy, Registered Pharmacy Technician https://www.indeed.com/m/viewjob?jk=8cd368cd37c12f3e&from=native; They can also call the pharmacy directly at (863)763-0428 and speak to one of the managers or apply on the Publix website.

Crossroads restaurant is hiring a line cook. Please come in and fill out an application open Monday through Sunday 530 to 230 willing to train, 5050 N. E. 128th Ave., 863-763-8333, ask for Deb or Michelle

Remax Tradition is looking for bright, forward thinking agents for their new Okeechobee Office! Remax offers educational assistance, creative training programs, competitive compensation and a first-class environment that recognizes and rewards initiative. If you have your real estate license and are looking for a company to give you the best tools to succeed, call Remax Tradition at 772-618-3480

La Cabaña Taqueria y Tortilleria, 1100 S Parrott Ave, is looking for experienced cooks, please apply within during their business hours.

Pizza Heaven is currently hiring delivery drivers, phone operator, and cooks; apply in person at 208 S Parrot Avenue

KFC of Okeechobee is hiring for all positions. starting at $10 per hour but it’s negotiable according to experience. Work shift hours usually run anywhere from 8:30 until 10:30 when they have a full crew. Each shift is different hours anywhere from 4 to 8 hours.  Pick up an application at the store at 3387 US 441 South in the Publix Plaza or go to Snag A Job dot com.

Lunkers Sports Grill is hiring all positions Cooks, busboys, and servers. No experience needed as we will train for all positions. Come in anytime and fill out an application.

Lykes Bros Inc. is NOW HIRING for:

  • Ranch Hand
  • Equipment Operators
  • SLP Cook/Housekeeper (Part-time)

 Lykes Bros Inc. provides excellent employee benefits, including group health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid vacation, and holidays. Visit www.Lykes.com to learn more about each position.

NOW HIRING CLASS B CDL DRIVER – MUST HAVE DOT MEDICAL, DRUG FREE, CLEAN DRIVING HISTORY & Hazmat ENDORSEMENT CALL M-F (863)467-7700. A&D Water Systems, Inc. Please call Katie Schriber Or Elizabeth McNitt @ 863-467-7700 for more info  

Admiral construction has opening for construction laborer. Experience a plus, will train. Starting at 16$ hr. Must be reliable, and have transportation. Call Matthew Green at 863 447 3499

Close Construction is seeking fill several team positions with our company.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Seeking a PROJECT MANAGER with:

  • Commercial and residential construction experience
  • Strong management skills
  • Experience with maintaining project schedules
  • Good computer skills
  • And is deadline and detail oriented
  • Pay range $20 – $32 per hour depending on experience.

Seeking a LEAD CARPENTER / SUPERINTENDENT with:

  • Experience with commercial and residential construction
  • Strong carpentry skills
  • Experience with construction site safety
  • And must be detail oriented
  • Pay range $20 – $32 per hour depending on experience.

If you are interested in applying for any of these positions, please call 863-467-0831

BTC Builders, Inc. is looking for Carpenter Helpers. We are looking for motivated workers with transportation. Please apply in person at 2207 US Hwy 441 SE. Okeechobee, FL 34974 Across from Pier II Motel, Office Hours are Monday- Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Experienced AI Technician needed for large dairy farm.  Experience with herd health and hoof trimming a plus.  Applicants must provide references and pass a drug screening.  For more information contact Juan at 863-634-2446.

S and J United hauling is hiring Class A CDL Drivers; contact James Cannon at 863 447 8145 to apply for the job.

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, and have your driver’s license with you.

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

Aluminum Services is looking for installers and helpers, must have a ride to and from work, basic hand tools and drill; call Michael D at 863-697-1447

Triple W Airboats is looking for a welder, fabricator and mechanic for full time position; pay based off qualifications, apply in person at 1624 HWY 78W

White Aluminum is looking for experienced Subcontractors and Install crews. Sign-on Bonus after 90 days! Highest pay in market! Subcontractors must have 5 years in business and skills in soffit, gutters, aluminum buildings and screening. We have 4 locations throughout Central Florida. Must have the ability to read, understand & execute engineered drawings. Those interested visit whitealuminum.com or send resume to jwarriner@whitealuminum.com 

Royals furniture Okeechobee is hiring full time delivery person. Apply in person @ 804 NE Park Street

Okeechobee County School Board is hiring substitute teachers. You must have a High School diploma or GED to apply. Starting pay is $11.50 an hour and goes up to $13.50. To apply visit www.okee.k12.fl.us/apply. For more details contact Amanda Liscomb at 863-462-5000 extension 1028

Jobs at Gilbert Family of Companies:

  • 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.
  • Gilbert Chevrolet is looking for a full time Collision Center Maintenance 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.  
  • IT Operations Specialist
  • Oversee IT Operations
  • Work with senior management to maintain and support all system strategies
  • Analyze business requirements for IT needs and systems
  • Works to increase user satisfaction
  • Assess need for new equipment and software
  • Manage service requests submitted ensuring all requests are handled professionally, with the highest quality of service possible.
  • Answer IT related questions, provide advice and training to users
  • Maintain one-to-one contact with users throughout the lifecycle of an incident or request.
  • Stay up-to-date and aware of all applicable IT systems and remain continuously engaged in enhancing the user experience
  • Maintain existing systems and programs, ensuring that necessary maintenance & updates are completed
  • Stay up to date on cyber security, security risks, manage annual security risk evaluation process, and ensure overall system security and integrity
  • Automotive Tint Specialist: we are seeking a tint installer for our Gilbert Outdoors location. The individual must have the ability to perform and install professional tint on cars and trucks. Experience is preferred but will train.  Small engine experience preferred but not required

**For all jobs, please apply online at GilbertHasit.com. They are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace, most jobs available require you to pass a background check and have a valid driver’s license.