Employment Information

The majority of jobs at the Fayette County Clerk's Office involve clerical duties, customer service, and working on a computer. You should also enjoy working with the public and be detail-oriented.

The current starting annual salary for a clerical/customer service position is $36,000. Our regular work hours are 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday through Friday. We offer the following benefits: retirement plan; health, dental and life insurance; 13.5 days vacation (increases with length of service); paid holidays; paid parking; and a 401(k) plan.

Requirements for employment:

  1. Must be a high school graduate (or have a GED)
  2. Must be able to type a minimum of 45 words per minute (on computer keyboard)
  3. Must be able to pass a general knowledge test based on the GED test

Application process:

Access our employment application* from this website. You may either:

  1. Complete the application form online, print it, sign the bottom and mail, or
  2. Print the blank application, complete it by hand, sign the bottom and mail.

Mail to:

Fayette County Clerk's Office
Attn: Human Resources
162 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507

Applications will be kept on file for 12 months. When there is a position open which matches your qualifications, you may be contacted to schedule an interview, a typing test, and the general knowledge test.

If you should have additional questions or need to contact us for any reason relating to employment, please call (859) 253-8324.

We appreciate your interest in working for the Fayette County Clerk's Office!

*The free Adobe Reader required to access the application can be downloaded from www.adobe.com.