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Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: CAMP BLANDING, FL, US, 32091

The State Personnel System is an E-Verify employer. For more information click on our E-Verify website.

Requisition No: 71487 

Agency: Military Affairs


Position Number: 62000413 

Salary:  $ 20,000.00 

Posting Closing Date: 08/28/2019 

Department of Military Affairs




APPLICATION DEADLINE: 11:59 p.m. on closing date


VACANCY # 62000413




The mission of the Florida Department of Military Affairs is to provide management oversight of the Florida National Guard and provide units and personnel ready to support national security objectives; to protect the public safety of citizens and to contribute to the national, state and community programs that add value to the United States of America and to the State of Florida.




  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Dental, vision and supplemental insurance     
  • Retirement benefits   
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Tuition waiver for public college courses
  • Training opportunities
  • For benefit information available to State of Florida employees, go to




New employees of the Department of Military Affairs will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening.

New employees of the Department of Military Affairs are required to participate in a direct deposit/electronic transfer program. 

The Department of Military Affairs is paid on a monthly basis.

This position is a Cooperative Agreement position.

As a CANDIDATE, you may be required to provide documentation (i.e. High School Diploma or Equivalency, College Transcripts, ETC.) to verify meeting these Minimum Qualifications.




  • A high school diploma or equivalent.




  • Performs custodial duties as required inside and outside of buildings including; but not limited to, trash/garbage removal, sweeping, dusting, mopping, vacuuming and washing walls as well as windows. Cleans all lobbies, passageways and other common use areas in and around buildings. 
  • Maintains restrooms in clean, orderly and sanitary conditions, sweeps, vacuums, dust mops, scrubs, strips and waxes floors. Aseptically cleans, disinfects and deodorizes lavatories, urinals, showers and toilet bowls. Cleans mirrors, sinks, and water fountains.
  • Replaces deodorizers, toilet paper, hand towels and soap. Notes conditions of restrooms and reports to supervisor of any broken windows, water leaks, clogged drains and other conditions requiring maintenance work.
  • Uses various preparations to clean and maintain linoleum, tile, and various kinds of floor, wall, and ceiling surfaces, using chemicals and cleaning solutions.
  • Moves around office furniture (inside buildings), supplies, and equipment for cleaning.
  • Adjusts, cleans and oils equipment; changes brushes, rollers and buffers, replaces filter bags, cleans all filters and other attachments on the powered equipment used (vacuums).
  • Inventory control program- Maintains accurate inventory and reviews the current stock of cleaning supplies/materials and equipment to perform the custodial work. Notifies supervisor when more supply materials are needed or equipment is in need of repair or replacement.
  • Ensures compliance with housekeeping and facility standard procedures provided by Supervisor and within compliance of all Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).
  • Services as point of contact between supervisor and vendors (companies) used to purchase cleaning products. This position will request items and have vendor send quotes to supervisor for approval and purchase.
  • Organizational skills with managing the cleaning schedule; adjusting or shifting priorities as needed, inventory of supplies and prepping for visits to our facilities by any Distinguished Visitors.




  • Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.
  • Ability to safely work with manual, electrical powered cleaning equipment.
  • Ability to read and understand instructions for hazardous materials/chemicals.
  • Ability to distribute and monitor the use of supplies and materials.
  • Ability to operate cleaning equipment to include; vacuum cleaners, high and low speed buffers and carpet cleaning equipment.
  • Ability to clean and sanitize, according to procedure.
  • Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments in a timely manner.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with co-workers and customers.
  • Ability to utilize carpet cleaning equipment.
  • Ability to report to work on time and ready to work.
  • Ability to ensure compliance with OSHA, Environmental and Safety Guidelines.
  • Knowledge of proper waste disposal.
  • Must possess a welcoming manner and positive attitude.
  • Must professionally interact with building occupants.




The State of Florida and The Department of Military Affairs participate in the E-Verify program. Federal law requires that all employers verify the identity and employment eligibility of any person hired to work in the United States.


Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website:


All members of the Florida Retirement System are required to contribute 3% of their salary on a pre-tax basis.


If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.



The Department of Military Affairs values and supports employment of individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

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