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The Polk County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Current openings are listed below.

 

Welcome to our employment section. Here you can view our current job openings and apply for a position online.

 

The Polk County Sheriff's Office values service veterans and their family members that have given to our country and the agency supports the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.

 

Please click on the job title for more information, and apply from that page if you are interested.

 

Please note, we ask that you submit for one job at a time. If you wish to be considered for another position contact Human Resources at 863-298-6440.

 

You may submit your resume.  However, you must select a job from the list and complete the application for consideration.

 

If you any problems with the application you may click the ICIMS link at the bottom of the page for help.

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Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 5 days ago(6/19/2024 10:34 AM)
The Executive Secretary for the Office of Communications performs administrative, operations, clerical and public relations duties and tasks specific to the position.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision.  
Job ID
2024-1219
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Polk County
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/14/2024 5:30 PM)
POLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE DEPUTY SHERIFF TRAINEE ACADEMY The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is seeking quality candidates that will embody the values and diversity of the community as a member of the agency. This program allows you the opportunity to be certified in Law Enforcement under the Deputy Sheriff Trainee Academy Program.
Job ID
2024-1218
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/9/2024 7:46 AM)
POLK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INTEGRITY SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION   The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is seeking quality candidates who will embody the values and diversity of the community as a member of the agency.  This program allows you the opportunity to be certified in both Law Enforcement and Corrections under the Dual Academy...
Job ID
2024-1217
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Polk County
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/3/2024 12:32 PM)
The Part Time Paraprofessional-Fleet Services maintains the fleet of the agency vehicles and the ground in and around the Fleet Services Section. The member assists the Fleet Services Section in all aspects of their related jobs.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision.
Job ID
2024-1210
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Polk County
Posted Date 11 months ago(7/14/2023 2:10 PM)
The Substitute Detention Support Specialist is an on call position that performs operations, clerical and public relations duties in the Department of Detention specific to the position.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude and includes the following: positive interaction and cooperation with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision.  
Job ID
2023-1198
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Foreseeable Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/29/2024 2:29 PM)
The Senior Research Analyst provides highly responsible and complex administrative and executive level support to the Strategic Planning Unit.  The member is responsible for assisting in the overall planning, direction, development and coordination of statistical, demographic and other specialized research services.  Services may be in areas such as regulatory, economic, labor market, correctional, environmental, public safety or other related industry analysis.   Under the direction of the Office of Professional Compliance Director, the member exercises considerable initiative and judgment in planning and carrying out assignments.  The position requires exercise of discretion, independent...
Job ID
2023-1197
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 3 months ago(3/25/2024 11:05 AM)
The Crime Prevention Specialist performs public service functions providing crime prevention programs and building citizen and law enforcement awareness.  The member performs complex public relations, administrative and operational duties and tasks specific to the position.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a...
Job ID
2022-1179
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/6/2024 3:21 PM)
The Forensic Latent Print Analyst I is responsible for the classification, filing, and searching of fingerprints.  The member performs technical and operational duties and tasks specific to the position.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a...
Job ID
2021-1171
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Foreseeable Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/12/2024 3:07 PM)
The Fleet Auto/Body Technician I performs operations, technical and administrative duties for the Fleet Services Section.  The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision.  
Job ID
2019-1109
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 7 days ago(6/17/2024 9:57 AM)
SIGN-ON BONUSES FOR NEW HIRES SWORN/CERTIFIED DEPUTIES.........$2,000 **$1,000 UPON HIRE, AND $1,000 UPON PROBATION COMPLETION**     The...
Job ID
2018-1070
Status
Certified
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Foreseeable Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Bartow
Posted Date 1 year ago(6/6/2023 8:19 AM)
The Part Time Court Process Server executes a variety of non-enforceable writs and other court related documents. The member performs clerical and operations duties specific to this position.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to...
Job ID
2018-1048
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Minimal Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 2 years ago(11/22/2022 5:11 PM)
The Part-Time Deputy Sheriff performs a variety of duties and tasks related to the protection of life, limb and property. The Part-Time Deputy Sheriff is a paid part-time Law Enforcement Officer appointed by the Sheriff. The Part-Time Deputy Sheriff is a sworn member who possesses all the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities incumbent upon the position of an entry level deputy sheriff.   The most important and essential job function of the position is...
Job ID
2018-1047
Status
Sworn
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Foreseeable Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 8 months ago(10/23/2023 2:01 PM)
SIGN-ON BONUSES FOR NEW HIRES SWORN/CERTIFIED DEPUTIES.........$2,000 **$1,000 UPON HIRE, AND $1,000 UPON PROBATION COMPLETION** 1ST TIME SELF-SPONSORED LE.........$1,000
Job ID
2018-1033
Status
Sworn
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Foreseeable Risk
Job Locations US-FL-Winter Haven
Posted Date 4 months ago(2/29/2024 10:48 AM)
The Food Service Officer performs operational duties in the Department of Detention, Food Service Section.   The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision.
Job ID
2018-1029
Status
Civilian
Blood and Viral Pathogen Risk
Foreseeable Risk