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