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Village of El Portal Career Opportunities

Village of El Portal

500 NE 87th Street
El Portal, FL 33138

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday 8:30 am–4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am–6 pm
Closed on government holidays and weekends

The Village of El Portal is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexuality, age, or disability. We maintain an alcohol and drug-free workplace and are an E-Verify employer. Also, The Village of El Portal requires a complete background investigation and security clearance prior to the hiring process.

We provide a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits include group medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as FRS and paid vacation, sick, and personal time.

The Village of El Portal only accepts applications for positions currently advertised and does not accept unsolicited resumes. Please submit the required employment application (and resume) to or the Human Resources Department.

Applicants who demonstrate they meet the minimum requirements may be subject to an extensive selection process and screening program, which may include, but not be limited to: evaluation of training and experience, written test, oral test and performance test.

The Village of El Portal may post vacancies in several places:

  • The Village’s website
  • Village Hall bulletin boards

How to apply for a position:
The Village of El Portal encourages online application at If applying online is impossible, please come to the Village of El Portal Human Resources Department in Village Hall to receive a paper application and the corresponding supplemental questions.

Village of El Portal Career Opportunities

  • Interviews are not guaranteed upon meeting the minimum qualifications. Candidates are selected for an interview based on education and work experience that most closely match the requirements.
  • The minimum age requirement for full-time employment with the Village is 18 years of age.
  • The Village may require a pre-employment physical, background screening, E-Verify verification, and may require a pre-employment drug test for safety-sensitive positions.
  • The online hiring system allows for the attachment of multiple documents including resumes, cover letters, references, recommendations, certifications, diplomas, transcripts, etc. You may attach any/all of those items at the time of application.
  • Part-Time employees do not receive benefits
  • You need to fill out a separate application for each position.

Current Career Opportunities

Apply for an El Portal position today at

  • Full-Time Police Officer: Job Description (PDF)
    Posted: 11/2/2021 | Closing Date: Open until filled
  • Reserve Police Officer: Job Description (PDF)
    Posted: 12/12/2018 | Closing Date: Open until filled