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Job Title

OPS –Session Support Services Assistant I (Sergeant At Arms Office)

General Summary

This is work under the direct supervision of the senior support services assistant in one of the program areas assigned.  Available positions are temporary, time limited positions. The hours per week will vary from 20 up to 40 hours per week. Individuals should be available to begin work by November 4, 2019.  Employment will end by March 18, 2020.

Examples of Work Performed

  • Makes deliveries and runs errands as required.
  • Makes minor repairs of office furniture and equipment.
  • Attends doors and assists with crowd control during session and committee meetings.
  • Provides transportation as requested.
  • Performs basic carpentry and painting in the maintenance program.
  • Moves furniture, equipment, and supplies as required.
  • Wraps Packages for mailing and delivery.
  • Assists with the taking of supply and property inventories.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of basic arithmetic.
  • Knowledge of record keeping procedure.
  • Knowledge of the procedures and methods used in the cleaning, repairing, and maintenance of buildings.
  • Ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Ability to organize work, follow, and interpret instructions.
  • Ability to determine work priorities and ensure proper completion of work assignments.
  • Ability to recognize dangerous or potentially dangerous situations.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to follow office procedures and practices.
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to maintain orderliness and cleanliness of an assigned area.

Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma or its equivalent or equivalent combination of training and experience.


Hourly rate commensurate with experience.

Application Deadline

Open until filled

Submission of Application

Interested parties may send a completed Florida Legislature Employment Application to:
The Florida Senate – Sergeant At Arms Office
Attention: Dustin Morgan
Suite 403, The Capitol
404 S. Monroe Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399


Applications are available through the Florida Legislature's web site Online Sunshine and in Room 701 of the Claude Pepper Building.

Accommodation for Disability

If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify Human Resources at (850) 488-6803.