Eligibility Worker Position Opening

Southwest Health and Human Services currently has an opening for an Eligibility Worker in our Marshall location.

Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS) is a multi-county agency committed to strengthening individuals, families and communities by providing quality services in a respectful, caring and cost-effective manner.

The purpose of this position is to provide for the needs of various individuals and families by providing information, determine initial and on-going eligibility for all Income Maintenance Programs administered by Southwest Health and Human Services as outlined in federal regulations and rules, state statutes, and local rules and policies pertaining to those IM programs.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Three years of clerical experience or experience working with the public, or some combination of the two, totaling three years.

or

  • Two years of clerical experience in a social services/human services agency.

or

  • Two years of study at an accredited two or four year college or university or similar institution, with emphasis in the behavioral sciences, business, or closely related subjects (at least 23 quarter credits or 16 semester credits).

or

  • Successful completion of the technical college Public Welfare Eligibility Worker diploma program (applicants must be within six months of completion of the program).

or

  • Successful completion of the technical college Public Welfare Eligibility Worker certificate program will substitute for one year of the required clerical experience or experience working with the public.

SWHHS offers a flexible schedule and competitive benefits. For more information please visit our website at; http://www.swmhhs.com/about-us/employment-opportunities/

 

Starting Rate of Pay: $18.28/hour

How to Apply:

Need to complete an application through Merit System and also SWHHS.

Applications for SWHHS are available online at; http://swmhhs.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/3-Application-for-Classified-Personnel-Positions-Fillable.pdf

Applications for Merit System are available online at; http://agency.governmentjobs.com/mnmeritsystem/default.cfm.

Refer to job: Eligibility Worker – SWHHS

Deadline to apply: Friday, July 12th at noon

Deadline to complete online exam: Wed, July 17th at noon

 

For more information, contact Jennifer Beek, Supervisor, at 507-532-1235 or Jodi Robinson, HR, at 507-532-1320.