Polk County Clerk of Courts- Open Positions

Welcome to our careers page! The mission of the office of the Polk County Clerk of Courts and Comptroller is to function as a team dedicated to our customers by preparing and maintaining accurate records, furnishing assistance in an understanding and compassionate manner, and providing services with competence, professionalism, and courtesy in compliance with laws, rules, and regulations.

Our office has consistently been named one of Polk County’s Best Places to Work—and we agree! Qualified and interested individuals from all backgrounds and walks of life are encouraged to apply for open positions. We love welcoming new team members!

The Polk County Clerk of Courts and Comptroller is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No person shall, on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetics be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity under the jurisdiction of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Polk County.

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Student Application for Employment

When complete, email, fax, or mail your application to:

  • Polk County Clerk of Courts
    Human Resources Dept.
    Attn: Lawunda Blake
    255 North Broadway Ave.
    Bartow, FL 33830
    lawundablake@polk-county.net
    (863) 534-7779 (phone)
    (863) 534-4419 (fax)

Veterans' Preference

Veterans' Preference will be given to eligible veterans and their spouses in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes and Florida Administrative Code Chapter 55-7A with respect to Veterans' Preference in appointment, retention and promotion. ( link)


​We're Looking for Volunteers!

The Clerk's Office is looking for professional, high-spirited volunteers at least 16 years old to help staff with customer service, answering phones, filing, mail distribution, greeting, and other basic office duties.