Polk County Board of County Commissioners

United States

About Polk County Board of County Commissioners

Did you know that there are more than 300 unique job opportunities working for Polk County government?  Polk County employs more than 2,100 people with varying skill sets and levels of experience.

Polk County lies on the Interstate-4 corridor, 25 miles east of Tampa and 35 miles southwest of Orlando.  As the geographic center of Florida, it is estimated that more than 7.5 million people reside within a 100-mile radius of Polk County.  This is one of the largest concentrations of population in the southeast.

There is diversity here, not only in our workforce, but in the types of work that we do. From building and maintaining infrastructure such as our roads and facilities, to social services and office support, our workforce is more than 2,100 strong.

Year after year, CareerSource Polk selected Polk County Government as one of the best places to work. Polk County is recognized for its commitment to training and developing its employees, implementing best workplace practices for retention, and promoting a healthy work-life balance.

We know that our employees enjoy an outstanding quality of life, and we will want the same for the more than 750,000 residents of Polk County. After all, Polk government employees are inspired by service, making this county a great place to live, work and play.  If you are looking for a career where you make a difference in your community, join us!



50 jobs with Polk County Board of County Commissioners