Requisition No: 72697
Agency: Department of Corrections
Working Title: FDC- PLUMBER - 70032214- Gulf CI
Position Number: 70032214
Salary: $26,540.54- $34,000.20 annually
Posting Closing Date: 06/16/2021
Please call (850) 593-9653 if there are questions about this
Plumber - 70032214
This advertisement is for a Career Service position located at
Gulf Correctional Institution in the Maintenance Unit.
SALARY WILL BE DETERMINED IN ACCORDANCE WITH CURRENT PAY POLICY.
EMPLOYEES ARE NORMALLY HIRED WITHIN THE APPOINTMENT RANGE.
Under the direction of Secretary, Mark Inch, the Florida
Department of Corrections (FDC) is the 3rd largest state prison
system in the country with a budget of 2.4 billion, approximately
97,000 inmates incarcerated and another 167,000 offenders on active
community supervision. The DC has 151 facilities and more than
24,000 staff members statewide, making it the State's largest
This working position is responsible for the installation and
repair of plumbing and associated systems, LP Gas supply, Waste
Collection and Potable Water necessary to operate a major
institution. This position will also provide on the job training to
those inmates he/she supervises in plumbing and associated
The incumbent in this position is responsible for, but not
Reading all blueprints related to tasks assigned.
Following approved methods and procedures, provisions of all
required local, state or federal codes, tool, safety and
established security procedures.
Performing repairs and preventive maintenance as directed by the
Completing assigned activities.
Organizing and scheduling work to be performed and requisitions
necessary supplies to ensure completion of tasks in a timely manner
and adheres to the maintenance of the institution.
Preparing reports of progress and performance for assigned inmates
for the use by the inmate's classifications team in measuring and
determining the rehabilitative progress of the assigned inmate and
provides personal counseling when necessary for inmates consistent
with motivational needs and the development of a positive approach
to rehabilitation efforts.
Maintaining custody and control of inmates assigned under the
supervision of the position in accordance with accountability
requirements for inmates outlined in the operational
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA's)
Knowledge of procedures for installing, repairing, and
maintaining plumbing and heating fixtures and accessories.
Skills in using pipe cutters, reamers, threading machines, and
other specialized tools and equipment.
Ability to work in a training capacity with people in individual
and group settings Ability to collect, record, and evaluate data
relating to the training of individuals.
Ability to prepare and maintain records and other instructional
Ability to work independently.
Ability to speak clearly and correctly to individuals and
Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate work assignments.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations,
policies and procedures relating to vocational instruction.
Required Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma or its equivalent and at least one (1) year
of experience in the plumbing trade (College or
vocational/technical training in the above listed trade can
substitute for the required experience).
A valid Driver's license.
Support of knowledge, skills, and abilities should be
demonstrated on the application, in the education, in the work
experience, in the work sample, in the interview and/or during
If you are interested in this position and meet the above
indicated qualification and have the desired education, knowledge
and experience, please submit a State of Florida Application and
resume through the People First system. If you experience problems
applying on-line, please call the People First Service Center at
Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on the closing
Successful applicant must pass a background screening and
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
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: Panama City