Human Resources

Why Work at Florida Poly

Florida Poly is a unique place, filled with diverse, energetic, and talented faculty, staff, and students who are driven to grow and succeed. 

Leading the Way in STEM Education

By working here, you'll be joining a vibrant community that advances Florida Poly's mission and  inspires the kind of innovation and collaboration that solves the world's problems.

We offer a wide range of exciting and challenging job opportunities that support our academic environment.

  1. Support our inspiring mission. We are committed to educating leaders and advancing research that makes a difference in the world.
  2. Meet amazing people. You have the opportunity to work with incredible people—among them, well-respected researchers, thought leaders, innovators, and problem solvers.
  3. Enjoy our beautiful campus. Our 300-acre campus and award-winning Innovation, Science, and Technology Building is conveniently located along Interstate 4 at the heart of Florida’s High-Tech Corridor in the city of Lakeland, halfway between Tampa and Orlando.
  4. Participate in a culture of excellence.  We are a diverse and inclusion university committed to a stimulating campus environment and a culture of respect and high expectations.



The Employee Experience

"Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work.  And the only way to do great work is to love what you do." 

- Steve Jobs

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Excellent Benefits

From comprehensive insurance plans to tuition waivers, Florida Poly offers employees a robust benefits program.
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Community Culture

Discover what campus traditions fuel the Phoenix life and find out how students and employees are a huge part of our “invent-it-yourself” ethos.


Florida Poly is a diverse and inclusive University. We're committed to a stimulating campus environment and a culture of respect and high expectations.  


Working and Living in Central Florida 

Florida Poly is conveniently located between Tampa and Orlando, in Lakeland, Florida, the heart of Florida’s High-Tech Corridor. 
Aptly named for its 38 stunning lakes, Lakeland is infused with Old Florida history and natural beauty. Remnants of Lakeland's past, like Polk Theatre and Munn Park, remind residents of the metro area's 19th-century roots. Meanwhile, nearly 40 parks allow Lakelanders to enjoy the beautiful Florida weather.
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