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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Community/Social Services

Title: Social Services Assistant

Posting No.: 1217

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Community Services

Hours: Temporary: Monday-Friday 37.5 hours per week, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Salary: $14.00 per hour

There are two positions open at this time.

This position will be temporary until January 27, 2018.
Responsibilities include:
•    Assist residents with information, referrals and completing applications for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
•    Perform intake and screening of applications for Client Services
•    Determine eligibility for services
•    Contact clients by phone or mail to initiate corrective actions when needed to complete an application
•    Complete applications in the field for homebound seniors and at the intake sites

Physical requirements and work environment:
•    Some travel to an off-site facility or building in all weather conditions

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    Completion of a High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) equivalent
•    A minimum of one year of college coursework in Social Services
•    Must possess and maintain in good standing a valid Illinois Driver’s License

THIS IS A GRANT-FUNDED POSITION.

A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer