DCF : 60044564 : ECONOMIC SELF:SUFFICIENCY SPECIALIST I : WEST PALM BEACH - (west palm beach,
Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 10:34 PM
Agency: Children and Families
Working Title: DCF : : ECONOMIC SELF:SUFFICIENCY SPECIALIST I : WEST PALM BEACH
Posting Closing Date: 09/10/2017
ECONOMIC SELF:SUFFICIENCY SPECIALIST I
Pass Pre:Service Curriculum and Transition Requirements:
Attain Permanent Status and Meet Minimum Competencies:
Community and Social Services
Counseling and Social Work
Community and Social Services Specialist, All Other
Families in need and in crisis require time sensitive actions from strong, compassionate individuals who are dedicated to assisting the vulnerable and promoting strong self:sufficient families. This demanding and challenging career could be your opportunity to help those in need make a better life for themselves and their families.
We are looking for people who are organized, can multi:task, possess good keyboard skills, can learn complex rules and apply them to casework, and are able to thrive in a high:pressure, fast:paced environment. Every minute and every case processed counts for those who are hungry, caring for others, in need of assistance to provide shelter for loved ones, or just need a helping hand, and your career choice could make a critical difference. This career does not require face to face contact with clients. It mostly consists of computer work with rapid changes and stringent time standards. However, it makes a tremendous and often unseen impact on countless lives. If you are interested in making a difference, please join our TEAM
We have excellent benefits including affordable health insurance plans and options, liberal sick leave and annual leave policy, and a tuition waiver program through state colleges and universities. We offer 9 paid holidays and 1 personal day, 2 Florida Retirement System (FRS) plans (Investment or Pension) and numerous pre:tax and post:tax benefit options. This is an open, competitive, Career Service opportunity. Regions may offer Other Personal Services (OPS) positions to applicants until a career service position is available.
Work experience interviewing, recruiting, investigating, processing claims, billing or collections, checking credit, processing insurance policies, determining eligibility or providing customer service are valued skills for consideration in hiring for this position. These skills can be substituted on a year:for:year basis for the required education: Associates degree, OR 60 semester or 90 quarter hours of college.
Applicants must meet the minimum requirements to be hired for this position.
State of Florida Employment Applications should be up to date and complete in order to receive full consideration.
Prior to interview, eligible applicants may be contacted to schedule a pre:interview assessment or work sample. A passing score must be obtained to qualify for an interview.
Ability to speak/read/write Spanish/Creole/French or other foreign language may be considered in the selection process as determined by need.
Hired applicants spend approximately 6 to 8 weeks in paid classroom training (training may be delivered as virtual computer training, i.e. distance learning). A passing score must be achieved on each Eligibility Exam administered in order to continue employment.
Upon satisfactory completion of training and/or probationary status, candidates may be allowed to telecommute (work from home).
The primary function of an Economic Self:Sufficiency Specialist I involves determining the eligi
• Location: West Palm Beach
• Post ID: 65481877 westpalmbeach