Hillsborough County Government logo or seal
Hillsborough County Government

Special Projects Coordinator (#SPCLPCGENR) GENR
$23.94-$38.02 Hourly / $4,149.60-$6,590.13 Monthly / $49,795.20-$79,081.60 Yearly


Performs highly independent managerial and administrative duties associated with special projects, programs or the operation of an activity.


Graduation from an accredited four year degree granting college or university; and
Three years of experience managing projects, programs or activities.

Or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-related competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Considerable knowledge of the functions, activities, requirements and objectives of the specific program/functional area to which assigned.
  • Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of management.
  • Ability to plan, organize and implement complex projects, programs or activities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with others within and outside own organization.
  • Ability to use initiative, and exercise sound judgement.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.
  • Assists in planning, coordinating and directing overall project activities and communicates issues to upper management.
  • Receives, studies, formulates, executes, and expedites special projects and assignments.
  • Participates in, reports on, and recommends action on special assignments involving meetings with other governmental agencies and public organizations.
  • Reviews existing procedures for compliance and formulates new procedures if required.
  • Monitors, evaluates and resolves problems related to activities assigned.
  • When so designated, may assume the authority of, and act on behalf of a more senior official.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

CLASS: SPCLPCGENR; EST: 10/5/1998; REV: 4/16/2012;