Current job openings

Thank you for interest in employment with the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government. We offer a variety of jobs, with different skill sets and experience levels needed. 

LFUCG job openings

Community Corrections, Fire and Police Recruit applicants

The City of Lexington is currently seeking applicants for the positions of Community Corrections Recruit, Fire Recruit and Police Recruit. 

  • Community Corrections Recruit: Duties involve the direct and daily supervision, security and control of adult offenders.
  • Fire Recruit: Duties include protecting life and property through fire suppression/prevention, arson investigation activities, and emergency medical care services; maintenance of fire station, fire apparatus and equipment; and other related duties.
  • Police Recruit: Duties include patrolling a designated area of Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky to preserve law and order, to prevent and discover the commission of crime, to direct traffic, to reduce traffic accidents and to enforce laws and ordinances.

Visit the LFUCG job openings link above for more detailed information and to apply.  More information about employment with Lexington Community CorrectionsFire Department or Police Department, including, pay and benefits, eligibility requirements and the hiring process can be found on our website. 

Summer jobs with Parks & Recreation


Not only is the Urban County Government a great place to work, but we offer great benefits as well. You can view all of the benefits and benefit options available to LFUCG employees on our website.

Job codes and pay scale

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The LFUCG is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, and as such is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay and other aspects of employment.

To obtain a copy of our most recent EEOP Utilization Report, please contact the Human Resources office at (859) 258-3030.