Veterans Benefits Counselor
The Fulton County Veterans Service Office is seeking a full time (40 hours weekly) County Veterans Benefits Counselor to administer VA benefits, state benefits and financial assistance to Veterans and their dependents as well as perform other miscellaneous office duties. Fulton County is an EOE.
Minimum Qualifications: Office experience required. Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Some mathematical skills needed. Candidates must have a valid Ohio driver's license, excellent driving record and be fully insured. Drug screening and background check required. Candidates must be people and detail oriented and able to multi-task. They must possess superior organizational and customer service skills. Candidates will be required to take continued education training on veteran's benefits. Overnight travel is required. Evening and weekend hours on occasion. Preferred Qualifications Veteran preference based on ORC 5901, but in absence of an honorably discharged qualified veteran, a spouse/dependent or other qualified individual may be considered for the position. Starting pay $20.31/hour - $27.03/hour based on relative experience.