Economic Support Specialist

Portage County
Job Description
This position provides initial and continued eligibility determinations for public assistance benefits administered through the agency. This position screens and interviews applicants for various financial and economic relief programs.  The position involves considerable contact with customers, agency staff, and other community agencies.  The position fields calls from applicants, recipients and the general public through the Consortium Call Center. Position works with public assistance programs, including but not limited to FoodShare and Medicaid/Badgercare+.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
 
Education/Experience/Certification:
 
(A)    High school diploma or equivalency required.
(B)    Two years post- secondary education in related human services field preferred.
(C)    One year experiencing record keeping, documentation, reporting, or bookkeeping required.
(D)    Education or experience in operating a computer required.

Wage: $19.54/hour
Deadline to apply: 4:30 p.m., Thursday, June 22, 2017

Apply at: www.co.portage.wi.us

Portage County Human Resources

1462 Strongs Ave.

Stevens Point, WI 54481

715-346-1327
 
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