Income Maintenance Caseworker I
August 11, 2023
Posted August 4, 2023
Pitt County Government
1717 W. Fifth St.
INCOME MAINTENANCE CASEWORKER I Position # 611106 Salary Range: $37,052-$58,562 Primary Purpose of Position: This position is responsible for interviewing clients to obtain required information. This position must explain program(s) requirements and options and advise or refer clients to other program services as appropriate. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Good mathematical reasoning and computational skills. Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets rules, regulations and procedures. Ability to communicate with clients/applicants, the public at large, and public officials to obtain data, and to explain and interpret rules, regulations and procedures. Have the ability to instruct and to evaluate the work of lower level employees. Ability to perform caseworker functions within structured time frames. Minimum Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited associate degree program in Human Services Technology, Social Services Associate, Paralegal Technology, Business Administration, Secretarial Science, or a closely related curriculum; or graduation from high school and two years of paraprofessional, clerical, or other public contact experience which included negotiating, interviewing, explaining information, gathering and compiling of data, analysis of data and/or performance of mathematical or legal tasks with at least one year of such experience being in an income maintenance program; or graduation from high school and three years of paraprofessional, clerical or other public contact experience which included negotiating, interviewing, explaining information, the gathering and compiling of data, the analysis of data and/or the performance of mathematical or legal tasks; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Valid North Carolina driver license required. Bilinguals encouraged to apply. DD 214 is required from applicants claiming a military preference. Salary is negotiable with education and experience. Posting Date: 08/03/2023 Closing Date: 08/11/2023