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Veterans Service Officer

Coos County

  • Location: Coquille, OR
  • Post Date: 5/11/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME

Coos County is recruiting for a full time Veterans Service Officer. Salary Range: $3,665 - $4,572 per month. This position is responsible for all administrative, fiscal, and staffing functions of the County's Veterans Office, including budgets and grant reporting. The Office counsels, advises and assists eligible military service veterans and their dependents on available military aid and benefits. Requires knowledge of programs and current Federal/State legislature relating to military service benefits, at least 4 years office work, and experience dealing with the public. **EOE** Position Open Until Filled County application required. Visit www.co.coos.or.us for Application, or contact HR at 250 Baxter, Coquille, OR 97423. (541) 756-7581

Position is located in Coquille, Oregon and includes excellent benefits, including PERS (Public Employee Retirement System), medical, dental and vision.  Must have good working knowledge of computer programs, such as word, excel and outlook.  Position responsible for supervising 1-2 staff, and occasional volunteer workers.   The Veterans Service Officer will be responsible for performing outreach in the community and conducting public relations efforts to inform veterans of services available, which may include public speaking, radio broadcasts, and handling newspaper releases.

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