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Polk County Sheriff's Office current job openings
 2911 Deputy Sheriff Pilot (Sworn)$53,144.26 Annually   $25.55 HourlyFull Time
 **2214 Deputy Sheriff$43,005.42 Annually   $20.67 Hourly (Pay after training)Full Time
 **2216 Detention Deputy$43,005.42 Annually   $20.67 Hourly (Pay after training)Full Time
 0010 Dual Academy/Integrity Scholarship Program$43,005.42 Annually   $20.67 Hourly  (Pay after training)Full Time
 **1432 Telecommunicator I$31,479.53 Annually   $15.13 Hourly   Winter HavenFull Time
 **1311 Food Service Specialist$28,310.17 Annually   $13.61 HourlyFull Time
 **1125 Detention Support Specialist$25,698.40 Annually   $12.34 HourlyFull Time
 8810 Part Time Deputy Sheriff Court Process$13.21  Hourly   Court Process SectionPart Time
 8804 Part Time Court Process Server$11.52  Hourly   Part Time
 8809 Part Time Telecommunicator$10.38  Hourly   Winter Haven-Animal ControlPart Time
 8808 Part Time Clerical Assistant$  8.25  Hourly   ITPart Time
If interested in any of these openings, you may start the application process by clicking here:  Applicant Portal
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** Rotating or/and 12-hour shifts

  • If interested in any of the job openings please complete a Pre-Screen Application and submit to Human Resources. This is the first step in the application process.
  • Please check our job openings weekly. Positions are filled periodically, but others become available due to promotions and transfers.
  • Grant-funded positions indicated with (*) may be dependent upon continued funding.
  • Florida certified applicants are eligible for reimbursement of academy tuition if we are the first law enforcement employer.
  • Reserve Deputy Sheriff positions are on a voluntary basis.
  • Some positions may require that you work rotating shifts.
  • Clerical and data entry positions will require that you successfully pass a keyboarding test. Typing speed will vary on the position's requirements.
  • To request a mailed application or for other questions, the Human Resources Division  can be contacted via email at