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Effective immediately, in an abundance of caution our office will be restricted to appointments when possible. If possible, we would like to conduct any business via phone at (936) 327-6802, fax (936) 327-6879 or email at humanresources@co.polk.tx.us.  
Job Openings in Polk County
Employment Application

Employment Application for current Polk County employees

You may submit applications via fax or email, unless it needs to be notarized or you need to complete a typing test, then you will need to contact our office at 936-327-6802 for an appointment.  

NOTE:  All applications must be turned in to the Human Resources Office to be considered for employment.  Any position which requires the ability or skill to type must also have a typing test attached.  You may take a typing/keyboarding test at your local Work Force Center or you may visit our office to be administered the test at 602 East Church Street, Livingston, Texas.  All applications and typing scores will be considered valid for 180 days.  Thank you for your interest in employment with Polk County.

Three (3) Full-Time Corrections Officers - Polk County Jail*

Four (4) Labor Pool Telecommunications Operator - Polk County Sheriff*

One (1) Full-Time Deputy Sheriff (Patrol) - Polk County Sheriff*

One (1) Full-Time Assistant Maintenance Technician - Polk County Maintenance

One (1) Full-Time Corporal - Polk County Jail*

One (1) Full-Time Corrections Officer/Shift Supervisor - Polk County Jail*

One (1) Full-Time Assistant Criminal District Attorney - Polk County District Attorney





*Position requires a Personal History Statement to be complete. You may obtain this document on the Sheriff's website or in the Human Resources Office. Both the application and Personal History Statement must be notarized.