STAFF PROFESSIONAL TRAINEE
- Unemployment Insurance Representative 3 -Carson City
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 30
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Intermittent vacancies as they may occur
in this geographical location.
until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
This recruitment serves as an underfill for an Unemployment Insurance Representative 3 for the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) in Carson City. Incumbents perform in a trainee capacity and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required in this occupation.
Incumbents interview claimants, employers and any third party necessary to obtain required facts and information; apply appropriate sections of State laws and regulations, administrative policies and procedures to determine case outcomes; interpret and explain laws, procedures, policies and requirements to unemployment insurance claimants and employers. The successful candidate will have a strong background in one or more of the following areas: eligibility determination, providing social services to the public, adjusting insurance claims or making determinations on Workers' Compensation claims. This position may be required to work weekends or hours outside of the traditional 8:00 am to 5:00 pm schedule. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED.***
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in any field; OR two years of journey level technical or paraprofessional experience in the field in which the applicant is to be trained.
A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment
1) Do you have experience determining eligibility, providing social services to the public or making determinations on insurance claims? Please describe, include number of years.