Welcome to Polk County Local 

Government

Employment Opportunities 


 


We are always accepting applications for the following positions for part-time "as-needed" support:




HOW TO APPLY


In order to be considered for an open position with our Local Government, applicants MUST complete and submit a County application.  Additional application materials such as resume, profile, cover letter, credentials, etc. may be submitted with your application, however; will not be considered without a County application. 

Polk County Local Government does not accept unsolicited applications.

Download a county application using the following link:
 

Polk County Employment Application



Please ensure your application is fully completed, signed and dated.  E signature is acceptable.

If filled out by hand, please complete, sign and date using BLACK OR BLUE INK.

For employment consideration, submit completed applications to:

Human Resources Office
Polk County Local Government
PO BOX 308
Columbus, NC 28722


or email application to:

Contact Us


or fax application to:
(828) 722-5222





Polk County Local Government is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Polk County recognizes that its continued success in meeting the needs of its citizens requires the full and active participation of talented and committed individuals, regardless of their gender, age, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation or gender expression. It is the policy of the County to foster, maintain and promote equal employment opportunity by the use of a consistent recruitment program, and to identify and attract the most qualified applicants for employment with the County. This policy is to be achieved by announcing positions and vacancies, by evaluating all applicants using the same criteria, and by applying testing methods through the local job service office, or other agencies providing job information to the public.