Big Stone County is seeking a Full Time (37.5 hrs/week) Financial/Eligibility Worker. This position will determine eligibility and ongoing assistance for consumers for various assistance programs. Please log into the ONLINE APPLICATION CENTER link below to apply with Merit System and take the online exam no later than September 17, 2021.
To take the exam and apply with Merit, go to:
- High School Diploma or equivalent required
- Pass Merit System Exam & Background Check
- Valid Drivers’ License, able to provide proof of insurance, clean driving record
- Good communication skills
- Able to work independently and in a team
- Ability to work with the public
2021 Salary Range: $19.52 - $25.61/hour
Take the exam and apply through the Merit System no later than September 17, 2021.
Excellent benefits package available.
EOE/ADA Accommodations available. Contact Dawn Gregoire, Big Stone County Human Resources Director at 320-839-6388 or email [email protected]
Interested in helping people in Big Stone County?
Big Stone County Family Services hires through the Minnesota Merit System. To be considered for future openings in the positions listed below, go to https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mnmeritsystem to be placed on the eligibility list!
Office Support Specialist
Child Support Officer
All Big Stone County position openings (regardless of employment status or whether the vacancy is a replacement or a new position) shall be subject to review and approval by the County Board.
It shall be the policy of the County to recruit and select the most qualified persons available for positions in the County’s work force. Employees of the County shall be encouraged to advance their career through promotion or transfer. Employees will be selected on the basis of their relative knowledge, skills and abilities in order to ensure open competition among qualified applicants.
When an opening is identified within the County, the opening may first be posted the internally allowing current employees the opportunity to apply for the position. If there are no qualified internal applicants, the County will advertise the opening locally and as determined by the Hiring Manager and the Human Resources Director as the best places to advertise to attract the best applicants for the position.
The provisions of Minnesota Law (M.S. 197.455, et seq) relating to Veterans Preference in hiring shall be followed for all applicable, open-competitive positions.
The County is committed to selecting the most qualified applicant for each position, without regard to any protected class. The County reserves the right to reject all applicants and fill the position on a temporary or contractual basis in the event that, in the sole discretion of the employer, an insufficient number of qualified applicants applied.
If you require assistance in the application process, please contact the Human Resources Director by calling 320-839-6388 or emailing [email protected]
Family Services positions are hired through the MN Merit System. You must first apply through MN Merit.