Veterans Service Officer
Location : Lecanto
Job Type : Regular
Reference Code : 10785129
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 6 months
Required Education : Bachelor's Degree
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Description :
Provide assistance to veterans and eligible dependents in seeking benefits from federal and state agencies. Administer and implement Veteran Services activities.
Required Qualifications :
Education, Training and Experience:
Must be a veteran (or surviving spouse of any such veteran) and meet the minimum requirements in Title 38, U.S. Code and Florida Statute 292.11 applicable to Florida County Veteran Service Officers. Requires Bachelor's degree or education and training equivalent to four years of college education in business or liberal arts and over six months experience.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations, Skills:
Valid Florida Driver License for required travel and Florida Department of Veterans Affairs State Certification required. Must have or be able to obtain within 90 days certification in FEMA National Incident Management System (NIMS) courses 100B and 700A. Training, Responsibility, Involvement and Preparation of Claims (T.R.I.P.) Training certification, VA HIPAA and RoB Training certificates and ability to pass Department of Veterans Affairs background investigation for Personal Identity Verification card.
Business conducts reference checks, background check, drug test and physical examination.
Work Schedule: Full-time; hours not specified
Salary: $1,372.39 - $2,113.42 Biweekly
Employer is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services.
Skills :FEMA Certification HIPAA Interviewing Veteran Services Written and Oral Communication