Area companies to participate in Palm Beach State open house

Palm Beach State College will host an open house for current and prospective students to learn more about careers in heavy equipment mechanics and welding, which are taught at the Belle Glade campus. Attendees will have the chance to meet company representatives in these fields, who will discuss job opportunities and show new equipment. The event is free and open to the public.

Date:       Thursday, Jan. 7

Place:     Belle Glade campus, 1977 College Drive, Technical Education Center, Room TEC 109. Map

Time:      6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Who:      Participating companies will include:

  • Belle Glade Chevrolet Cadillac Buick – bringing a diesel-powered truck and/or car
  • Everglades Farm Equipment – bringing a new diesel-powered tractor
  • Glade & Grove Supply – bringing a mini tractor
  • Hertz Equipment Rental – will discuss career opportunities in their heavy equipment division
  • Kelly Tractor – Lending a solar-powered outdoor lighting system
  • Lincoln Electric – will demonstrate new welding equipment
  • Okeelanta Sugar Corporation – will discuss career opportunities

You are encouraged to leave relevant comments but engaging in personal attacks, threats, online bullying or commercial spam will not be allowed. All comments should remain within the bounds of fair play and civility. (You can disagree with others courteously, without being disagreeable.) Feel free to express yourself but keep an open mind toward finding value in what others say. To report abuse or spam, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box.

Facebook Comment