Palatka, Florida (Putnam County)


Putnam County Board of County Commissioners seeks a Director of General Services with 5 years of progressively responsible work in purchasing area either public or private sectors with experience in facility maintenance, management, and vendor management.  Prefer previous experience as an Assistant or Director of governmental purchasing office.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Purchasing, Logistics management, Business Administration, or a related field.  Performs as the County’s designated Purchasing Agent responsible for purchasing all supplies, equipment, and contractual services needed by any using agency in accordance with federal, state and local laws governing public purchasing in addition to governmental ethical principles and standards.  Reviews and prepares specifications for bids.  Evaluates bids, requests for proposals, and quotations.  Conducts bid openings and pre-bid conferences. Performs the supervisory and administrative functions of the department to include directing a program of care, maintenance and repair of county owned buildings, facilities, and grounds. Annual salary:  $49,830 - $79,489, DOQ.  Excellent benefits and Florida State Retirement.  For a detailed description and to apply, please visit our website:   Deadline to apply:  5:00 p.m., 11/13/18. EOE/VP/ADA/E-VERIFY