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EMPLOYMENT AVAILABLE

School Crossing Guard
This an entry level part-time position which is trained to safely cross children at school zones at specific times of school days. The work is performed under the supervision of the Chief of Police.


Horticulture Maintenance
This is an entry level full-time position which maintains greenery along main town roadways and maintains the grounds at the Government Center. Work is performed under the direct supervision of the Town Properties Maintenance Supervisor. $12.00 per hour


Meter Reader
This is an entry level full-time position involving routine field work and involves all aspects of reading water meters and other duties as assigned. Work is performed under the direct supervision of the Director of Utilities.


Public Works Maintenance
This is an entry level full-time position maintain parks, roadways, sanitation duties, mowing and other areas. Work is performed under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Works. Normal starting pay is $11.40 per hour; however, additional pay is negotiable given advanced skills.


Public Works Commercial Driver
This is an entry level full-time position performing mostly truck driving under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Works. Sanitation truck driver, at times the position is required to help with maintenance of town roads, parks, and facilities or any task designated by the Public Works Director. This position requires a State of Florida issued CDL type A or B driver license. Starting pay for CDL Licensed employee with clean driving record, agreeable to performing all tasks in the job description as needed is $13.75 per hour.


Pay and benefit scale depends on experience and qualifications. All full-time positions include state retirement paid by town with 3% by employee, Health insurance currently provided at %100, paid Vacation benefits, sick leave benefits, and paid Holidays.


All full-time positions are above Florida Minimum wage and are being upgraded in the coming years to remain competitive with the central Florida area.
Florida Minimum Wage Requirements
Through December 31, 2020 – $8.56
January 1, 2021 – $8.65
September 30, 2021 – $10.00
September 30, 2022 – $11.00
September 30, 2023 – $12.00
September 30, 2024 – $13.00
September 30, 2025 – $14.00
September 30, 2026 – $15.00required by

 

 

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The Town also pays 100% of employee health insurance, currently with Blue Cross Blue Shield.   The town pays 97% of FRS state Retirement  with employees able to retire depending on Florida Retirement System rules, currently a a 10 year lock in. 

Ten paid holidays per year.   If employee work holidays they are paid double.  

Life Insurance $25,000

Sick leave accumulation at 1 day per month.    Vacation accumulation at 2 weeks per year with longtivity increases.

 

 

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SANITATION TRUCK DRIVER

The town is seeking Florida CDL licensed drivers for our sanitation department.   At times the position may be required to help with maintenance of town roads, parks, and facilities and other Public Work's tasks designated by the Public Works Director.

This position requires a State of Florida issued CDL type A or B driver license.

On February 9, 2021, Town Council raised the starting pay for CDL drivers to $13.75 per hour.   New hires will join other drivers that currently range in pay up to $17.71 per hour.

The Town also pays 100% of employee health insurance, currently with Blue Cross Blue Shield.   The town pays 97% of FRS state Retirement  with employees able to retire depending on Florida Retirement System rules, currently a a 10 year lock in. 

Ten paid holidays per year.   If employee work holidays they are paid double.  

Life Insurance $25,000

Sick leave accumulation at 1 day per month.    Vacation accumulation at 2 weeks per year with longtivity increases.

 

 

 

 


 

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ALL APPLICATIONS AND RESUMES MAY BE SUBMITTED AT TOWN HALL, 1069 US 27 North,  Lake Placid, Fl. 33852 OR EMAILED TO lakeplacidinfo@gmail.com.

Applications must be submitted in addition to resumes.    Applications are accepted on a continuous basis for job pools in case of an opening.

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Alternate Code Enforcement Special Magistrate

Active until filled

The Town of Lake Placid is receiving resumes for and Alternate Code Enforcement Special Magistrate.

Pay scale is $100 per hour.

Requirements

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

EMPLOYMENT FORMS 

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION Required With Resumes.     Application packages that are incomplete may receive no consideration or less consideration than others that are complete.    
  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.    
       
       

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