• Social Service Worker 2/3 - Investigator

    Posted: 01/22/2023

    Job Description

    Benefits to joining our team:
    - Starting rate $17.72 to $19.87
    - Full-time employment
    - Impressive benefit package: *health, vision, dental, life insurance, public retirement
    - 13 paid holidays
    - Paid personal days after one year
    - Employee Assistance and Wellness Programs
    - Vacation after one year
    - Paid Sick Leave
    - Flexible Schedule
    - Leadership and Personal Growth Opportunities

    Position Overview:
    You will be responsible for investigating/assessing complaints of abuse, neglect and/or dependency, as well as providing initial counseling and supportive services to abused, neglected and/or dependent children and their families. You will work closely with outside agencies and be a part of building strong community partners. You should be able to assess safety and present fresh ideas to unique situations that arise. You must be able to ensure child safety, permanency, and the well-being of families. You must be highly adaptable to change, meet multiple deadlines and want to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Sandusky County.

    Minimum Qualifications:
    Applicants must have associates degree in human services related field. Will be required to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, or closely related area within 5 years of taking the position. You must be able to pass a criminal background check, employment verification, and reference check. You must have a clean driving record and a valid Driver’s License.

    All applicants must submit completed county application to be considered for employment. Resumes may be attached but will not be considered without application.

    Applications can be found at: http://www.sanduskycounty.com/index.php?page=links.

    Sandusky County Department of Job and Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer
    Salary USD 17.72 - 19.87 Per Hour
    Career Level Required  
    Experience Required  
    Job Type Employee
    Job Status Full Time

    Apply Method

    or email: taylorann.steinmetz@jfs.ohio.gov

    Sandusky County Department of Job and Family Services
    Arcadia Thurn