Economic Support Specialist
Are you a detail oriented self-starter who enjoys working with and assisting others? If so, Monroe County’s Human Services Department might have the job for you. We’re hiring for a full-time Economic Support Specialist. Successful candidates will have an Associate degree in Bookkeeping, Accounting, Financial Management, or related field; or a minimum of two years related experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired. A valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and driver liability insurance is required. Computer proficiency is helpful and desired. Bilingual fluency in Spanish is a plus.
Economic Support Specialists screen, interview, verify, and process the eligibility of applicants for income maintenance programs. This role also maintains ongoing client caseload under strict program guidelines.
Starting salary for this position is $16.00/hr. and receive a $1.00/hr. increase upon completion of new worker training. Monroe County also offers a remarkable benefits package to include health with vision, dental, term life, Wisconsin Retirement System, and more.
A Monroe County application is required. Applications are available on our website: https://www.co.monroe.wi.us/departments/personnel/current-job-openings or can be obtained at the Personnel Department located at 124 N. Court Street, Sparta. If you have further questions, please contact Personnel at 608-269-8719.
Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm on Thursday, August 12th. AA/EOE