Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in the City of Lake Alfred!

The City of Lake Alfred is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  Employment selections will be based on individual merit and qualifications without regard for political or religious opinions or affiliations; race; color; creed; sex; age; disability; national origin or any other reason prohibited by law.

To be considered as a candidate for any of our job openings,  you will need to fill out our Employment Application

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Openings

Position

Department

Salary

Closing

Code Enforcement Officer Community Development $15.09 per hour Open Until Filled
This is professional work within the Community Development Department involving proactive enforcement of City codes and ordinances including but not limited to: land use and zoning issues, lot mowing, signs, nuisance complaints, and building permit violations. The major duties of the officer will be conducting field inspections and background investigations, compiling information, generating notices of violation and citations, preparing case reports, and presented cases at a monthly Special Magistrate hearing. The officer must understand and comply with code compliance processes established by local and State law. The position requires significant contact with the public and the officer is required to exhibit considerable independent judgment in the performance of day-to-day duties. Must be able to research, interpret and inform citizens of City codes and zoning compliance as well as building codes. The position is supervised by the Community Development Director.

Must fill out City Employment Application, available for download HERE or fill one out in person at 155 E. Pomelo St. Lake Alfred.

The City of Lake Alfred is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Communications Operator Police $35,264 – $39,713 Open Until Filled
Performs work within a twenty-four (24) hour per day, seven (7) days per week, emergency dispatch center taking both police and fire calls for service and dispatching the appropriate service calls. Answers equipment (phones, radios and E911 calls) to receive and/or respond to emergency and non-emergency requests for assistance/information from officers and the general public to assist in the protection of life and property. Accountable to and works under the direction of the Police Chief.

Must fill out City Employment Application, available for download HERE or fill one out in person at 155 E. Pomelo St. Lake Alfred.

The City of Lake Alfred is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Police Officer I Police $35,264 – $39,713 Open Until Filled
Responsible Police Work in the protection of life & property through the enforcement of laws & ordinances.  Assists the public in the prevention and reporting of criminal activity, documentation of evidence, traffic enforcement and traffic accidents. Accountable to and works under the direction of the Police Chief.  H.S. Grad or GED.  Certification as a Police Officer by the Florida Department of Criminal Justice, Standards, & Training Required. Salary range: $33,565-$37,799 + full benefits, take home vehicle and pension.

Must fill out City Employment Application, available for download HERE or fill one out in person at 155 E. Pomelo St. Lake Alfred.

The City of Lake Alfred is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Firefighter Part Time Fire $10.54 per hour Open Until Filled
Fire fighting work is combating, extinguishing and preventing fires, answering emergency calls.  Works as a member of a team in search and rescue operations at the scene of a fire.  Performs life support independently at the scene of an emergency or under the direction of a licensed physician. Performs operational and routine custodial maintenance of fire department equipment, apparatus and quarters.  24 hour shifts.  Accountable to and works under the direction of the Fire Captain and Fire Chief.

Must fill out City Employment Application, available for download HERE or fill one out in person at 155 E. Pomelo St. Lake Alfred.

The City of Lake Alfred is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Service Worker I – PTR Parks & Recreation $12.40 per hour Open Until Filled
Responsible for care and maintaining of city parks, ball fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, and all other recreational facilities. Required to participate in all City sponsored special events.  Accountable to and works under the direction of the Parks and Recreation Director.

Must fill out City Employment Application, available for download HERE or fill one out in person at 155 E. Pomelo St. Lake Alfred.

The City of Lake Alfred is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.


Applying for a job:

  • Applications will only be accepted for active job postings.
  • Applicants must complete a  APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT.
  • Download the application PDF to access the fallible forms or print to complete.
  • Applications may be submitted in person, by mail, or by email.
  • Submit a printed application to the City of Lake Alfred’s Administration Building located at 155 E Pomelo Street, Lake Alfred, FL 33850
  • Submit digital applications to mmartin@mylakealfred.com.
  • You can call (863) 837-5241 to ensure your application is received.
  • Certain positions require background and drug screening such as Public Safety and Parks and Recreation positions.