General Application

Email Registration

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If you are a returning applicant, please sign in or reset your password using the Login button.

Your Information

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Use your resume or LinkedIn Profile to fill in many of the fields on this application form.

Personal Information

How did you hear about us?

Additional Information

Are you currently or have you ever been employed by Sarasota County Government?

If this position is eligible for Veteran's Preference, do you wish to claim it?

Veteran's Preferenceclick here for updated information; (requires Adobe PDF Reader).

If you are eligible for Veteran's Preference, which Veteran's Preference Category are you claiming?

Please share your hourly or salary expectation for this role.

What is the highest level of education you have completed?

Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?

If you are a current employee of Sarasota County Clerk of the Circuit Court, Tax Collector, Property Appraiser, Sheriff's Office or Supervisor of Elections have you informed your supervisor that you are applying for positions with the Board of County Commissioners? (Please Note - Select "Not Applicable" if you are not an employee of an SCG elected office.)

May we contact your current employer?

You must acknowledge the following to continue with the job application and to be considered for employment with Sarasota County Government:
If you have been a user of tobacco products within the past six (6) months, you will be ineligible for hire within the Sarasota Board of County Commissioners for six (6) months and you may not proceed with submitting a job application until such time that you can acknowledge this statement. Tobacco products include cigarettes, cigars, snuff, e-cigarettes/vape, chewing tobacco, or any other product containing tobacco (nicotine), ingested or inhaled. Nicotine gum, or, any other product used for cessation purposes is permitted.
By answering the questions below with “No” you declare that you have read the foregoing and that the facts stated in it are true, and that you have not used tobacco products in the past six (6) months. By answering “No” to the below question, you understand if you accept an offer of employment you're hereby affirming that you have not used tobacco products for at least six (6) months immediately preceding your job application in accordance with Sarasota County Government Procedures and Guidelines, Section 13.07(2). Falsification of any information contained in this statement will be grounds for discipline up to and including termination.
(If you are currently employed by Sarasota County Government, Board of County Commissioners, you are exempt and should answer NO to this question.)

Resume and Questions

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Your resume and all attachments combined must be less than 4MB. Supported file types: .gif, .rtf, .doc, .pdf, .zip, .docx, .csv, .txt, .gz, .xlsx, .xls, .ppt, .pptx

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Note: You can attach a total of up to 10MB of data. Your resume and all attachments combined must be less than 10MB.

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Work and Education History

Employment History

Unless you have been in the workforce for less than ten (10) years, you MUST provide at least ten (10) years of employment history when completing the application in order to be considered.
• Resumes may be attached. However, you are still required to complete all information requested herein.
• For any unemployment or self-employment periods, show dates (i.e. month and year) and locations.
• Include summer employment and U.S. Military experience.

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Education History

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Review and Submit

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