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Date: Feb 8, 2019

Location: WEST PALM BEACH, FL, US, 33401

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Requisition No: 53913 

Agency: Department of Corrections


Position Number: 70012924 

Salary:  $38,659.92 - $75,578.71 Annually 

Posting Closing Date: 02/22/2019 

***Open Competitive ***


Government Operations Consultant II-  #70012924                              

Position is located in West Palm Beach, FL and reports directly to the Division of Facilities Management & Building Construction-Bureau of Business Operations

Salary: $38,659.92 - $75,578.71 Annually

Salary will be determined in accordance with current pay policy.  Employees are normally hired at the minimum of the salary range.


This position is responsible for preparing and executing lease documents for private and public sector leases. The candidate must possess excellent (verbal and written) communication skills as well as the ability to plan daily activities, follow written and oral instructions. Be motivated and a self-starter requiring minimal prompting and constant one-on-one supervision.  The incumbent must be courteous and exhibit a high level of professionalism with internal and external staff and customers.  Ability to independently meet with internal management and vendors with the highest level of decorum and ensure the integrity of the Department is maintained.


  • Knowledge of F.S. 255, Florida Administrative Codes, DMS rules, policies and procedures as it relates to state-government leasing. 
  • Ability to conduct extensive research, interpret, analyze and compile data for reporting purposes; possess strong mathematical and analytical skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and exhibit the willingness to learn various other computer programs as required by the Department.  
  • Ability to organize and maintain electronic and tangible lease files.
  • Willingness and motivation to present new ideas and/or methods to improve the existing processes.
  • Ability to determine work priorities and ensure proper completion of work assignments to meet the deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills.


    Bachelor’s degree in public administration, communications, writing or a related area and a minimum of four (4) years of similar professional administrative work experience; OR eight (8) years professional administrative work experience in a related area.


    Experience in writing, managing or monitoring contracts or grants.

    Experience in procurement and preparation of public and/or private sector state leases, contracts or grants.

    Experience in researching, interpreting/analyzing and compiling data for reporting purposes.

    Successful applicant must pass a background screening and fingerprinting.

    NOTE:  Responses to qualifying questions must be clearly supported by the state application and any omissions, falsification or misrepresentation in the answering of the qualifying questions will be cause for immediate elimination from the selection process.


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: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami