The Clinton County Veterans Service Commission in Wilmington, Ohio is accepting applications for a full- time Service Officer
Summary: As per Ohio Revised Code, Section 5901.07 the CVSO’s “Duties are to advise and assist person’s in the armed forces of the United States, veterans, and the spouses, surviving spouse, children, parents and dependents of the veterans in presenting claims or obtaining rights or benefits under any law of the United States or of this State.”
Determines appropriate benefits for clients; obtains documents necessary to substantiate claims (e.g. medical evidence, service history, employment verification and history, witness
statements, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, divorce documentation, custody documentation); makes recommendations on financial assistance applications based upon applicable guidelines; submits completed claims and applications to appropriate agencies in a timely manner.
Honorable discharged veteran from active duty service.
Effective communication, writing and basic computer skills to include keyboard/typing
Job description: Office services:
- Non-service-connected compensation claims
- Service-connected compensation claims
- Dependency and Indemnity Compensation for surviving spouses (DIC)
- Widow’s pension and benefits
- Aid and attendance claims
- Housebound status claims
- Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare paperwork
- Dependent’s status claims
- Accrued benefits claims
- Notice of Disagreements.
- Claim appeals and reviews.
- Discharge upgrades
- Burial benefits to include indigent burials.
- GI Bill/Chapter 31 educational benefits
- Vocational Rehabilitation
Job responsibilities may include other responsibilities as assigned by immediate Supervisor, Department Head or Elected Official.
Submit a resume and DD214 no later than June 28th , 2021 by 4:00 P.M. to firstname.lastname@example.org or go to the Clinton County website: https://co.clinton.oh.us/jobs and select the Service Officer job posting, then select “Apply Online”
Clinton County government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based upon any protected class.