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Income Maintenance Caseworker Job in Lima, Ohio US

Income Maintenance Caseworker

Allen County Job and Family Services - Lima, OH

Posted: 3/3/2021 - Expires: 5/3/2021

Job ID: 224877350


Job Description

TITLE: IM Caseworker 2
Eligibility/Referral Specialist 2
HOURS: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
PAY RATE: $17.73 - $18.23/hr.

The Position

If you are looking for a rewarding career in Human Services and you want to make a difference in the lives of others by providing benefits to the citizens of Allen County, then an Income Maintenance Caseworker job is for you.

This is a full-time employment. You will interact with clients first hand face to face or via telephone.

Job Description:

  • Interviews clients and processes cases to determine initial eligibility for assistance programs, Medical and Food Stamps in Agency/clients home.
  • Maintains records.
  • Processes interactive interviews with client to re-determine ongoing eligibility for assistance programs, related Medical programs, and Public Assistance Food Stamps.
  • Responsible for assistance program, related medical programs and Food Stamps caseload, telephone calls and client interviews (both in the agency and in the client home).
  • Refers clients to other agency units when appropriate.
  • Completes all forms necessary for maintaining assistance programs, related medical and Food Stamp cases.
  • Completes necessary paperwork for computer matches, desk review, etc.
  • Computes over payment/over-issuance and completes forms.
  • Accesses online manuals for current rules and regulations.
  • Prepares cases for County Conferences/State Hearings and acts as agency representative.
  • Attends meetings, conferences, training sessions, etc. as necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned (e.g. special assignments for supervisor, completes daily planner, filing, etc.).

Salary and Benefits:

  • $17.73 - $18.23/hr.
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Vacation time
  • State retirement system
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Work 7.5 hours a day PLUS PAID LUNCH
  • $0.25 pay increase with Associates Degree
  • $0.50 pay increase with Bachelor's Degree


  • Must have a passion in helping others.
  • Completion of a baccalaureate degree in related field preferred (business management, business administration, human services, social services, etc.).
  • Must have the ability to problem solve and not be intimidated by challenges
  • Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of the position.

Completion of a baccalaureate degree in related field preferred.

To learn more about Allen County Job and Family Services, please visit our website at

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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
$17.73 - $18.23 /hour
Licenses / Certifications:
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Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4
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