Department of Management Services

Careers with DMS

As the business arm of Florida government, the Department of Management Services (DMS) delivers quality products and services to more than 32 state government agencies as well as other state and local governmental entities, allowing all levels of government to better serve the citizens of Florida.

If you are driven to serve those who serve Florida, we invite you to join the DMS team as an employee or intern. All job seekers must submit their application on the People First website:

DMS is committed to successfully recruiting and on-boarding talented and skilled individuals into its workforce.  We recognize the extensive training, experience and transferable skills that veterans and individuals with disabilities bring to the workforce.  Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact our recruiter for guidance and answers to questions through the following provided email addresses:

Careers with DMS
Job vacancies within DMS are posted about once a week*.
Job title will direct to the PeopleFirst website for position details and instructions on how to apply.
Position Position No. Location Closing Date
Administrative and Office Support
Administrative Secretary 72002754 Tallahassee 02/18/2019
Business and Financial Operations
Purchasing Agent III 72002959 Tallahassee 02/25/2019
Purchasing Analyst 72002787 Tallahassee 02/28/2019
Facility Construction and Maintenance
Building Operations Specialist 72001893 Miami 02/26/2019
Facilities Manager 72000297 Tallahassee 02/22/2019
Facilities Manager 72001230 Tallahassee 02/26/2019
Groundskeeper 72000833 Tallahassee 02/26/2019
Maintenance Mechanic 72002134 Tallahassee 02/19/2019
Maintenance Mechanic 72002074 Tallahassee 02/21/2019
Maintenance Supervisor II - SES 72000209 Tallahassee 02/22/2019
Professional Engineer III 72001860 Tallahassee 02/27/2019

*Updated February 18, 2019

Full-time colleagues in the agency may enjoy many benefits, including the following:

  • Nine paid holidays
  • One paid personal holiday each fiscal year
  • Continued education assistance opportunities
  • Full health care coverage for employees and discounted policy coverage for family members
Unpaid Internships with DMS

Unpaid internship opportunities with DMS allow students to earn academic credit with accredited universities or colleges all the while gaining experience in state government. Interning is a great way to build relationships, expand skill-sets and contribute to the State of Florida.

To apply for an unpaid internship, visit this link.

Position Suggested Majors Term Location
Departmental Purchasing Intern (Adobe PDF Document 1.22 MB) Business Administration, Public Administration, Humanities, Social Science, Library Science, Pre-Law Fall 2018, Spring 2019 Tallahassee