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500 North Lake Parker Avenue

Lakeland, FL 33801-2097

Employment Services



Our mission is to provide excellent, professional, and courteous service while attracting and hiring a culturally diverse and engaged workforce that supports the mission, vision and values of the City of Lakeland.


It is the vision of Employment Services to provide the City of Lakeland with a competent, engaged and productive HR team serving as a gateway of opportunity for those seeking employment and career advancement 

We hope that you find what you need here -- whether you're a job seeker, a city employee, a human resource professional, or someone who is just interested in what we do.  

Please be sure to read the qualifications associated with the position you wish to apply for.  Your application will be reviewed to determine if minimum qualifications specified in the job description are met.  Your resume will not substitute for information that has been omitted on the application.  Some positions require the submission of supporting documents such as a resume, transcripts and certifications in addition to the employment application.  These documents may be uploaded when completing the application or maybe submitted via email to

Applicants who have a disabling condition which requires reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or testing process must notify this office at (863)834-8795 (application) (863)834-6879 (testing).  Documentation of disability may be required.  The City TDD phone number is (863)834-8333.

The City of Lakeland is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.