VETERAN BENEFITS SPECIALIST II
|Department||DVA Service Program|
|Date Opened||8/31/2017 4:00:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||9/14/2017 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$34,390.00 - $54,186.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Marcy Hersl|
LOCATION OF POSITION
Department of Veterans Affairs
6420 Allentown Road, Camp Springs MD 20748
Main Purpose of Job
Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalence certificate.
Experience: One year of experience providing services to veterans and their dependents.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Previous claims handling experience with veterans, their dependents and families regarding their benefits, services, medical care and pensions.
Knowledge of State, Federal and Local laws concerning the benefits, privileges and obligations to veterans and their families.
Ability to maintain professional relationships with staff members and the public. Ability to maintain confidential records and files.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
1. Title 38, United States Code, Section 5901-5905 requires that employees in this classification be certified as a veterans’ services counselor by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. If not already in the possession of the certificate at time of hire, it must be obtained within 6 months of employment.
2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties that require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.
BARGAINING UNIT STATUS
If you have any questions about this recruitment, please call 410-767-4850.
TTY users call Maryland Relay Service, 1-800- 925-4434.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity.
The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.
We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. Thru September 9th
For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date.
Online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If the online application process is not available, you may submit a paper application and supplemental questionnaire (by the closing date) to:
Department of Budget and Management Recruitment and Examination Division
301 W. Preston Street, Room 705
Baltimore, MD 21201