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Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: TAMPA, FL, US, 33614

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Requisition No: 49108 

Agency: Juvenile Justice

Working Title: FISCAL ASSISTANT II - 80003965

Position Number: 80003965 

Salary:  $863.60 / Bi-Weekly 

Posting Closing Date: 01/27/2019 

The Department of Juvenile Justice salutes our heroes.

We are honored to have the opportunity to support our nation’s veterans and their families.

 We value the service given to our country and support the hiring of service members and military spouses.



The Right Service, the Right Way, at the Right Time





FACILITY LOCATION:   Hillsborough Regional Juvenile Detention Center,

                                              3948 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

                                              Tampa, FL  33614


STARTING SALARY:  $863.60 Bi-weekly (In accordance with current spending restrictions, if the appointment is an internal promotion, the position will be filled at the minimum of the pay grade or up to 5% of the employee’s current rate, whichever higher.)


CONTACT PERSON:        Franklin Watson 813-871-7650 x 227                  





This position is located at the Hillsborough Regional Juvenile Detention facility and handles facility level Fiscal matters.


Responsible for providing all functions relating to the financial area of the facility, including preparing and submitting all facility purchase requisitions in accordance with departmental and regional office procedures.


Maintains purchase requisitions/purchase order files, catalogs, and state contracts; assists in the review of the direct operating budget by reconciling expenditures and encumbrance reports against the region’s vendor files; maintains vendor files; establishes ledgers for all accounts; reviews account information; and keeps current information and balances on each file. 


Receives, reviews, and prepares facility correspondence and handles incoming mail; and is responsible for disseminating information as directed.


Performs other related duties as required.





Knowledge of fiscal rules, policies, and procedures.

Ability to: Understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures; Prioritize workload; Plan, organize and coordinate work assignments; Develop various reports; Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; and Ability to communicate effectively.

Computer skills.




Preference will be given to candidates with:


One (1) year of purchasing and/or finance experience.




All prospective candidates will be subject to a sex offender check, criminal background checks (state, local, and national) and pre-employment drug screening for direct care positions.


DJJ participates in E-Verify (Employment Eligibility).


When identified on a position description, a valid driver’s license is required. If initially hired with an out-of-state license, the Florida resident must obtain a valid Florida state driver’s license within 30 days of hire. Licenses suspended or revoked for any reason, work permits (Business purpose/Employment/education only licenses) and some types of restricted licenses are not acceptable.  Licenses that have Corrective Lenses Restriction are acceptable, provided the driver wears corrective lenses while operating the vehicle.




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. 

Nearest Major Market: Tampa