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Florida Legislative Employment Information

The Florida Legislature
The Florida House of Representatives Office of the Clerk

Job Title

OPS Reading Clerk

General Summary

The Office of the Clerk is accepting applications for an OPS Reading Clerk.
This is temporary employment during the legislative session (December 6, 2021 through March 11, 2022).

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

The Reading Clerk is responsible for reading all bills, resolutions, amendments, and Senate Messages aloud to the members during the House session.
During peak periods during sessions, the ability to work longer hours.

Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma and one year of secretarial and/or clerical experience. 
Possession of a Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) Certificate can substitute for the required experience. 
College education can substitute at the rate of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours for each year of the required work experience. 
Vocational/technical training in an area of secretarial science or office/business studies can substitute at the rate of 720 classroom hours for each year of the required work experience.

Rate of Pay


Submission of Application

Interested parties may send a cover letter, resume, and completed Florida Legislative Employment Application to:
Lawanda Williams
Office of Administration & Professional Development
Florida House of Representatives 
1201 Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL  32399
Or email 

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.