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Job Description

Bookkeeper Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains records of financial transactions by establishing accounts; posting transactions; ensure legal requirements compliance.
  • Develops system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; defining bookkeeping policies and procedures.
  • Maintains subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions.
  • Balances subsidiary accounts by reconciling entries.
  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary account summaries.
  • Balances general ledger by preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.
  • Maintains historical records by filing documents.
  • Prepares financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying requirements; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing reports; advising management on needed actions.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Bookkeeper Qualifications / Skills:

  • Developing Standards
  • Analyzing Information
  • Dealing with Complexity
  • Reporting Research Results
  • Data Entry Skills
  • Accounting
  • SFAS Rules
  • Attention to Detail
  • Confidentiality
  • Thoroughness

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • Associate’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field preferred
  • Previous bookkeeping experience required
  • Experience in government accounting preferred
  • Experience in working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas

Benefits: The City of Parker offers a competitive benefit package to include paid health, dental, and life insurance for employees, as well as discounted family plan benefits, paid time off, and retirement through the Florida Retirement System (FRS).

***Interested candidates must complete and return a City of Parker employment application in order to be considered for this position. Applications can be downloaded on our website,, under "Employment Opportunities" or obtained in person from the Human Resources Department located at Parker City Hall, 1001 W. Park Street, Parker, FL 32404. Resumes submitted without a completed job application WILL NOT be considered.***

Job Type: Full-time







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Under general supervision, performs a variety of semi-skilled and some skilled manual tasks in the construction, repair and maintenance of water, streets, sewer, and public works facilities; does related work as required.


This job classification requires knowledge of the methods, tools and equipment used in Public Works water, street maintenance, building and grounds maintenance and sewer assignments.


•      Operates various equipment involved in the maintenance of streets, sewers, and water distribution system.

•       Operates dump trucks, loaders, and rollers.

•      Operates small equipment such as wrenches, hammers, banding tools, shovels, post hole diggers, and level lutes.

•      Operates power tools such as air compressors, jack hammers, wet tapping machines, and paint spraying equipment.

•      Spreads and rakes gravel or asphalt in the patching and resurfacing of streets.

•      Applies sealant to pavement cracks.

•      Backs up trucks to spread chips.

•       Paints traffic lines and legends.

•      Installs and repairs traffic signs.

•      Collects water samples.


•      Assists with repairing or replacing water lines, water valves, water meters, and fire hydrants.

•      Assists with making water taps and maintaining water pumping stations.

•      Assists with repairing sewer lines, flushing sewer lines, and cleaning catch basins.

•      May perform some tasks regularly assigned to senior level classes, particularly on a training basis.

•      Performs other duties as assigned.


Any combination of education and experience equivalent to:

1.     Completion of the eighth grade;

2.    Two years of related construction or maintenance experience at the level of Maintenance Worker or above.

3.    Trash debris removal experience



Possession of a valid Florida motor vehicle operator's license for vehicles to be operated. Must have a CDL class B License.


Work    practices     governing     the    maintenance     and    construction     of municipal facilities such as streets, sewers, and water lines.


•      Working effectively as part of a group or team;

•             Operating motor vehicle or motorized equipment; and

•             Providing excellent customer service to the public and other City employees.

•             Efficiently operate, on a production basis, a dump truck or like motor vehicle requiring comparable skills, pneumatic and            power tools and equipment.

•             Travel to various sites within the City;

•             Follow complex written or verbal instructions and procedures;

•             Work irregular hours, shifts and weekends;

•      Work outdoors in any weather condition;

•             Work below ground or in confined spaces;

•      Work alone or in close proximity to others;

•             Work in, with and around chemicals, solvents, grease, oil, pesticides, water, wastewater and/or hazardous substances;

•      Work in dry, dusty, smoky or humid atmospheric conditions;

•      Work in a cold, wet or damp environment;

•      Work with and in moving vehicles;

•      Work on ladders, scaffolds, and aerial lifts;

•             Inspect service, maintain and/or operate machinery and power equipment;

•             Push, pull, lift and carry items weighing up to 90 pounds;

•             Walk, stand, sit, kneel, crawl, bend  and climb repetitively  or over a long period of time;

•             Reach above shoulder height and use both hands;

•             Use motor skills to manipulate small or fragile objects;

•             Use arms and legs repetitively;

•      Visually distinguish objects and colors;

•      Hear conversational voices at normal level; and


Work in noisy environment.


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1001 West Park Street

Parker, FL 32404


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(850)871-4104 City Hall


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The men from the Highway Department who repaired my street were hardworking and very professional. Thank you to you and the team!

~ Herbert Foltz, City of Parker


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