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 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

Sanitation Driver Public Works $28,351 – 31,928 Open Until Filled
This is skilled work in driving and operating solid waste and recycling collection vehicles involved with the loading and disposal of a variety of solid waste materials.  Work entails operating heavy mechanized loading equipped trucks and performing related manual tasks, daily contact with unpleasant materials, and outside work regardless of the weather.  Should have at least two (2) years’ experience driving large vehicles, working with people, and sanitation procedures.  Accountable to and works under the direction of the Superintendents and Public Works 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.

Service Worker II – Roads & Streets Public Works $23,804-$26,807 Open Until Filled
Responsible for maintenance and care of city streets, alleys, right of ways, stormwater utilities, and city-owned buildings.  Should have two (2) years experience in street maintenance or similar work-related field.  Must be able to operate general lawn equipment.  Work involves performing heavy manual labor, which requires the use of hand tools to assemble, install, and maintain equipment and city properties.  As work experience is gained, employees in this class may be assigned to somewhat more difficult and responsible tasks.  Must possess a valid Florida driver’s license.  Accountable to and works under the direction of the Superintendents and Public Works 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.

Service Worker II – Utilities Public Works $23,804-$26,807 Open Until Filled
Entry-level work in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater and water collection and distribution. As work experience is gained, employees in this class may be assigned to somewhat more difficult and responsible tasks.  Must possess a valid Florida driver’s license.  Accountable to and works under the direction of the Superintendents and Public Works 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.

Summer Recreation Counselor Parks & Recreation $12.86 per hour Open Until Filled
Temporary seasonal positions for the Summer Recreation Program.  The employee must be able to organize and administer a variety of activities for the children who attend the Summer Recreation Program. Knowledge of child education and teaching techniques as well as child recreational activities, athletics, and child supervision methods.  Work is performed under the supervision of the Lead Summer Recreation Counselor and the Parks & 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.

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.


Applying for a job:

  • Applications are accepted for active job postings.
  • Applicants must complete an APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT.
  • Download the application PDF 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.