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Here’s Whose Hiring in Polk County

It’s midway through the year, but there is no better time to look for a temporary job than now and the Central Florida workforce is filled with several employment opportunities to choose from. Here are three positions currently seeking applicants that might be waiting for your application!

Heavy Equipment Operators

It takes experience to work heavy equipment effectively and safely, so those with at least 18 months of experience in heavy equipment should consider apply for the Heavy Equipment Operator jobs in Winter Haven. The full-time positions are for a local paving contractor, so experience should include operating John Deere and/or CAT 120H machinery. Applicants must also have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and flexibility in working hours.

Roadside Maintenance (Mulberry)

The summer always means hot weather for outdoor workers, but knowing you are improving Florida roads makes it worth it. Mulberry, 27 minutes from Winter Haven, needs workers to fill full-time Roadside Maintenance positions that require flagging/directing traffic, unloading/loading materials, patching asphalt, cleaning drainage ditches and lawn maintenance, among other tasks. Applicants must be able to lift between 50-100 lbs., as well as have a valid Florida’s driver’s license and be willing to submit to a national background check.

Roadway Sewer and Water Pipe Installers

Do you have a strong working knowledge about different types of water and sewer drains? If so, please consider applying for the Roadway Sewer and Water Pipe Installer full-time positions in the Polk County area. Applicants must have expertise in how to use gauges, plumbing techniques, and sealants, and in reading/using specifications. Duties include assembling/installing piping for sanitation sewers and storm, water and main drains. If you have experience in a certain field, more training will be provided. Reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and flexible work hours are also needed from applicants.

If you are interested in any of these full-time temp positions, KB Staffing can help your job searching in two ways: through visiting our Winter Haven office Mondays through Fridays from 9-11 am or 2-4 pm to apply, or apply online through our website’s online application page. Contact us by phone, online or in person to see what KB Staffing can do to help you get hired!