Veterans Service Specialist

Application Deadline: 2021-01-21
Job Type: County
Job Description:

The Taylor County Veterans Service Department has an immediate full-time opening for a Veterans Service Specialist. The Veterans Service Specialist is the first contact with clients by phone or in-person who conducts initial interviews to determine client’s needs and offer professional advice and referrals, provides information and assistance completing forms and securing documentation for the development of claims to the VA and WDVA, maintains cemetery records for all veterans buried in Taylor County and maintains schedule for the Disabled American Veterans van riders to the VA appointments and submits reports to the VA.

An Associate Degree in Administrative Professional, Human Services or related field and three years’ work experience in a customer service or office setting or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities is required. Applicant must pass an FBI background check and become accredited within one year of being hired through training provided by the VA and WDVA. It is preferred that the applicant be an honorably discharged veteran per Chapter 45 of the Wisconsin State Statutes.

A completed Taylor County application is required to be considered for this position. An electronic and printable application is available at www.co.taylor.wi.us/employment/. Applications will be accepted until Thursday, January 21, 2021, until 3:30 p.m., by:

Human Resource Manager
Taylor County Courthouse
224 S. 2nd Street
Medford, WI 54451
E-mail: [email protected]

AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

https://www.co.taylor.wi.us/job-notices/

Deadline Note: Applications will be accepted until Thursday, January 21, 2021, at 3:30 p.m.

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