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Taking application for CDL Drivers and General Public Works Employees

Disclaimer:   The Town reserves the right of reviewing all options when filling positions and may repost the position, opt to hire from within, or opt to accept applications after and posted deadline.

ALL APPLICATIONS MAY BE SUBMITTED AT TOWN HALL, 311 West Interlake Boulevard, Lake Placid, Fl. 33852 OR EMAILED TO

Applications are accepted on a continuous basis for job pools in case of an opening.


FOLLOWING WAS POSTED September 4, 2018
The Town of Lake Placid is accepting applications for the Public Works Department.

Job Description

General Public Works employee is required to work in several capacities from sanitation to maintenance of town roads, parks, and facilities. This position requires a State of Florida issued CDL type A or B driver license with a clean driving record.  Staring pay for CDL Licensed employee with clean driving record, agreeable to performing all tasks in the job description as needed is $12.40 per hour for up to four CDL licensed employees.    Vacation, sick leave, family death leave benefits. State retirement benefits transferable to or from any other job in the Florida State Retirement system.



Job Description

WATER METER READER. Entry level position involves all aspects of reading water meters and other duties as assigned. Basic requirements are a high school diploma or GED and a valid Florida Drivers License. Application forms and full job description are available on our website or at Town Hall and can be submitted to 311 W Interlake Blvd, Lake Placid or emailed to Pay rate starting at $10.00 p/h plus benefits.




The Town of Lake Placid is an “Equal Employment Opportunity” employer and is a “Drug Free Work Environment.”


EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION Required With Resumes.     Application packages that are incomplete may receive no consideration or less consideration than others that are complete.    
BACKGROUND RELEASE AUTHORIZATION Included in employment application.   Is a mandatory form without which no applicant background can be started.      
DRIVER'S LICENSE HISTORY This format is provided for employees who will operate in any capacity a town owned vehicle.    Do not pursue a DL history unless advised to furnish one in the background review process.    
SUMMARY OF RIGHTS UNDER FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT Furnished for review only.    This is not a form which must be submitted with application.