Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Direct Hire Vacancy Announcement
Human Services Enforcement Agent
CODE: 5009 PAY GRADE: 21 ($15.70 - 21.17/hr.)
Value of State-paid Health & Dental Insurance: $341.08 biweekly
90% State Contribution
Value of State's share of Employee's Retirement: 11.54% of pay
Opening Date: January 25, 2013
|| Sarah McGuire
February 15, 2013
| (207) 287-1873
The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) provides supportive, preventive, protective, public health and intervention services that protects the public health and assists our customers in meeting their needs; and that assist families in providing for the developmental, health and safety needs of their children. DHHS strives to provide these programs and services while respecting the rights and preferences of individuals and families. The department is recruiting for current and anticipated State wide vacancies.
The Human Services Enforcement Agent position is investigative and enforcement services work in locating non-custodial parents; establishing, enforcing, and collecting child support obligations; establishing the paternity of children born out of wedlock; and representing the Department's interest in Maine District Court and the Family Division of Maine District Court in matters pertaining to child support. Travel within the State may be required.
In order to qualify, you must have a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice, Business or Public Administration, or a related field and one (1) year paraprofessional or higher level experience in legal investigation, law enforcement, bill collection, accounting, benefit calculations, or a related field. Directly related paraprofessional or higher level experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis.
Paraprofessional level experience is equivalent to positions where the focus of the work includes conducting research or preparing reports/documents for use and determination by others.
**Only post-secondary degrees from a College or University whose accreditation has been granted from a nationally recognized accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education will satisfy educational requirements. Information can be obtained at http://www.ope.ed.gov/accreditation/
. Foreign degrees must be evaluated by the World Education Services for authentication and US equivalency.
Application and Information
To apply please send a completed State of Maine Direct Hire application form, including the required Supplemental Qualifications Form (DOC
), resume and cover letter to:
Department of Health & Human Services
ATTN: Sarah McGuire, Human Resources Division
221 State Street
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
The Department of Health and Human Services is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
We provide reasonable
accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.