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Welcome! We are glad that you are interested in pursuing employment with Lake County. We offer our employees competitive wages, great benefits and a supportive working environment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and offer Veterans Preference upon initial hire in accordance with Florida Statute 295.  Appropriate documentation must be submitted to establish Veterans Preference eligibility prior to the closing date of the position. Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply and may be reasonably accommodated. Selected applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a complete background check, drug testing and may undergo a medical examination. We reserve the right to update the minimum qualifications of the position and close the position prior to the closing date. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.

Compliance with Lake County's Acceptable Driving Record is required of all applicants.

New employees must enroll in direct deposit of payroll checks.

New employees in fire fighter positions must agree to abstain from the use of tobacco products for the duration of employment (includes both on-duty and off-duty).

Below is a listing of posted vacancies with the Lake County Board of County Commissioners. We accept applications only for vacancies listed here. Click on the Job Name below to view additional details about the position and to apply online. Applications must include at least ten (10) years of complete work history and copies of licenses, degrees or transcripts, and certifications according to the minimum qualifications for the position. Positions are subject to close without notice.

Lake County BCC provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Human Resources Department by phone, email, mail, or fax. Hard of hearing or deaf individuals may contact Human Resources via the Lake County TTY (TDD) number (352) 253-1840.

If you are interested in finding volunteer opportunities within Lake County, please visit the Volunteer Services page.

Note: As of February 1, 2008, a hiring freeze is in effect. While most vacant positions will not be recruited at this time, a limited number of positions critical to county operations are open for recruitment, as listed below.

Current Job Openings

Economic Development & Tourism - 1 job(s) available
Welcome Center Worker

Facilities and Fleet Management - 1 job(s) available
Mechanic I

Growth Management - 3 job(s) available
Chief Planner
Chief Plans Examiner
Senior Planner

Information Technology - 1 job(s) available
Software Developer

Public Safety - 1 job(s) available
Firefighter/EMT (*Paramedic)

Public Works - 4 job(s) available
Roads Maintenance Operator
Roads Maintenance Operator
Student Intern
Survey Party Chief (Non-Registered)

For Lake EMS openings, Click Here.

For Property Appraiser openings, Click Here.

Recently Closed Jobs
Posting #PositionStatusUpdated
14-08-14-1430Web Designer - (Front End Developer) In Selection Process September 16, 2014
14-07-28-1415Probation Associate I Filled September 16, 2014
14-07-30-1417Park Attendant Filled September 8, 2014
14-07-28-1416Probation Officer Filled September 8, 2014
14-08-08-1419Library Assistant II In Selection Process September 2, 2014
14-04-28-1391Chief Fire Inspector/Plans Examiner Filled September 2, 2014
14-06-25-1412Solid Waste Superintendent Filled September 2, 2014
14-08-11-1422Fire Marshal/FireCaptain In Selection Process September 2, 2014
14-08-26-1432Probation Associate II In Selection Process August 31, 2014
14-08-15-1431Library Assistant I In Selection Process August 29, 2014
14-08-12-1428Chief Planner Temporarily On Hold August 25, 2014
14-06-09-1409Park Attendant Filled August 18, 2014
14-05-29-1405Library Assistant I Filled August 18, 2014
14-08-11-1420Data Entry Operator In Selection Process August 15, 2014
14-04-28-1390Chief Planner In Selection Process July 1, 2014
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