Social Worker

Application Deadline: 10/5/2020
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Chippewa County is accepting applications for a full-time Social Worker position within the Department of Human Services –Child Protective Services unit. The job duties of the Social Worker include but are not limited to, conducting assessments regarding child safety, case planning, crisis intervention, and connection to community resources.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field and must possess or be able to obtain Social Work Certification within two (2) years of hire. Prior experience working with adults with mental illness including substance use disorders is preferred.
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Starting Wage: $23.61 – $29.74 per hour depending on qualifications plus an excellent fringe benefit package. Growth. Maximum Salary: $37.18 per hour.

Benefits: Health insurance options offered through Security Health Plan include a high deductible plan option ($2,000 for an individual and $4,000 for a family) with $0 premiums! Wisconsin Retirement System pension! Dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending, accident insurance and disability insurance offered. Generous PTO program of 7.09 hours of PTO earned per pay period (27 pay periods in a year). For more information on Chippewa County’s benefits visit our website at

Applications will only be accepted through the online application process at under Career Opportunities. Applications must be submitted electronically by Monday, October 5, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. Application materials received after that date and time will not be considered. EOE.