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Job Title

District Executive Secretary (District 107)

General Summary

State Representative Barbara Watson (District 107) is seeking a District Executive Secretary in her Miami Gardens office.

Minimum Qualifications

A  high school diploma or its equivalent and three years of secretarial or clerical work 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.


Annual $28,044
Excellent employee benefits

Employment Description

Applicants must be self-motivated, and should possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.  Strong writing with proper grammar, communications and computer skills are also required. 

Tasks include, but are not limited to: assisting in handling constituent requests and concerns; ability to attend community functions; performing various secretarial, administrative and office management duties; maintaining supervisor's calendar and arranging appointments; arranging travel plans and preparing travel requests and reimbursement vouchers; receiving and screening all incoming calls and visitors; receiving, reading, distributing or handling incoming mail; composing and preparing routine correspondence and reports; maintaining office files, physical and computer; updating mailing lists, constituent lists and other information as necessary; operating and maintaining office equipment including computers, printers, copiers and fax machines; maintaining all supplies of the office at an apprpriate level and ordering supplies as necessary; and may assist in managing the district office expense account and preparing related reports.  

Submission of Application

Interested parties may send a letter of interest, resume and completed Florida Legislature Employment Application to:

The Honorable Barbara Watson

Florida House of Representatives

610 Northwest 183rd Street, Suite 204

Miami Gardens, FL 33169-4472


Or email


The Florida Legislature Employment Application is available on the Legislative website at

For additional information, please contact the Office of Representative Watson at 305-654-7100.

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.