Career Opportunities

Are you interested in a full-time career opportunity or a part-time position?

Does the idea of helping people appeal to you?

If so, the Tax Collector’s Office may be looking for someone just like you to help us provide great customer service.
The Tax Collector’s Office strives for diversity in its workforce and is an equal opportunity employer!

Benefit Summary (Full-time/Part-time)

  • Retirement (Florida Retirement System)
  • Health, Dental, Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Short – and long term Disability insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Leave and Family time
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program


Q: I really want to work for the Polk County Tax Collector’s Office, but I don’t see any available jobs on your website. Can I just send you my resume?
A: We do not accept resumes without an available position and a job application. In order to be considered for a position at the Polk County Tax Collector’s Office, you must apply. Check our website often for openings.

Q: I applied for the same position that’s open now previously. Do I need to apply again?
A: Yes. Each job opening requires a new application to be submitted.

Q: I just submitted an application. What do I do now?
A: You should have received an email from us notifying you that your application was received.
If you are applying for a customer service position, you must take the assessment test linked at the bottom of that email. In order to be considered for the next step of the hiring phase, you must make an 80% or higher.

Q: I’ve submitted my application and taken the test required. What do I do now?
A: We suggest you monitor your email. That is how we will contact you for the next step of the hiring process.

Q: I didn’t pass the pre-employment test. When can I take the test again?
A: You can take one test per application submission. You are welcome to apply again when a future job opening is posted