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State of Michigan IMMEDIATE OPENINGS****Services Specialist 9/10/P11 Cheboygan (Case Manager/ Investigator) in Cheboygan, Michigan

Job Description

The MDHHS mission is to provide opportunities, services, and programs that promote a healthy, safe, and stable environment for residents to be self-sufficient. We are committed to ensuring a diverse workforce and a work environment whereby all employees are treated with dignity, respect and fairness. For more information, please visit our MDHHS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan.

The Services Specialist will utilize child welfare practice skills to ensure children are protected from abuse and neglect. When child abuse or neglect is indicated, specialists work closely with families and the legal system toward a goal of reunification, independent living, or other permanent living situation.

To be considered, you MUST:

  • Attach a copy of your official transcripts showing you meet the below educational requirements. These must be signed by the registrar or show the university seal. We do accept electronic official transcripts.
  • Attach an up to date resume.
  • Attach a cover letter.
  • Attach a written response to the "Is This Job For Me?" video answering the following questions:
  • *If selected for this position what do you believe your biggest challenge will be? *
  • *How do you see yourself overcoming this challenge? *

  • *Candidates who do _NOT_ possess a State of Michigan Driver's license are required to attach *_an official two year driving record from the state in which they currently hold a valid license, to their application. _

Failure to complete any of the above items may result in your application being screened out.

Click here to view the Position Description & here to review the Job Specification Required Education and Experience

Education Possession of a bachelor’s or master’s degree with a major in one of the following human services areas: social work, sociology, psychology, forensic psychology, education, community development, law enforcement, behavioral science, gerontology, special education, education of the emotionally disturbed, education of the gifted, family ecology, community services, family studies, family and/or child development, counseling psychology, criminal justice, human services, a human services-related counseling major, or interdisciplinary studies in social science. OR Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major with at least 30 semester (45 term) credits in one or a combination of the following human services areas: social work, sociology, psychology, forensic psychology, education, community development, law enforcement, behavioral science, gerontology, special education, education of the emotionally disturbed, education of the gifted, family ecology, community services, family studies, family and/or child development, counseling psychology, criminal justice, human services, a human services-related counseling major, or interdisciplinary studies in social science.

Experience Services Specialist 9

No specific type or amount is required.

Services Specialist 10

One year of professional experience providing casework services to socially and economically disadvantaged individuals equivalent to a Services Specialist 9.

Services Specialist P11

Two years of professional experience providing casework services to socially and economically disadvantaged individuals equivalent to a Services Specialist, including one year equivalent to a Services Specialist 10.

Additional Requirements and Information

This position is located in Cheboygan, MI at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, 827 South Huron Street, Cheboygan, MI 49721-2209.

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For further information regarding this posting please contact Kari Salmi at 906-869-2763 or SalmiK1@michigan.gov

Salary: $1,648.00 - $2,545.60 Biweekly

Location: Cheboygan, MI

Job Type: Permanent Full Time

Department: Health and Human Services - Central Office

Job Number: 4308-20-Cheboygan-01

Closing: 3/8/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Bargaining Unit: UNITED AUTO WORKERS (UAW)

Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766 State of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/michigan

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