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Utah Community Action is accepting applications for an Eligibility Worker. This position determined eligibility for our HEAT Program. The HEAT program assists low-income families with their utility bills during the winter months. This is a part-time (25-29 hours/week), seasonal position. The position will start in September and typically ends in April.

We have multiple positions available in Salt Lake and 1 in Tooele.

Both AM (8:30-1:30) & PM (2-7pm) shifts available. Pays $14.50/hour.
Primary Responsibilities: Job Responsibilities:

Responsible for the determination of client eligibility for HEAT utility.
Provide quality services to customers, referring to outside agencies as needed and offering education in budgeting and energy-saving measures.
Must monitor caseload regularly to ensure services are provided in a timely manner.
May be asked to assist in other program areas, such as community outreach, editing and mentoring.
Proficient with various internet and computer applications
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to relate to clients from all socio-economic, ethnic and racial backgrounds with a Trauma-Informed approach
High level of confidentiality and accountability
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
Ability to use good judgment and problem-solve in a fast-paced environment
Open to feedback and willing to work towards the success of the team
Knowledge of community resources, agencies and referral procedures
Ability to work with community partners and represent the agency with professionalism
Excellent use of English, both spoken and written

Utah Community Action is an Equal Opportunity Employer and the agency prohibits discrimination and harassment because of a person's protected status such as race, color, national origin, religion, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran, military service, gender, sex (including conditions of pregnancy), marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected- group status.
Desired Qualifications: No Health benefits are offered, but you can receive a 401K if desired.

GED or High School Diploma required. Bachelor's degree, MS Office experience, & Bi-lingual preferred (Spanish or Arabic especially).

Founded in 1965, Utah Community Action is a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive services for income-eligible families. Their six core programs; Head Start, Adult Education, Case Management & Housing, Nutrition, HEAT (Home Energy Assistance Target), and Weatherization address barriers to self-reliance to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities.

We have over 40 locations across the Salt Lake Valley and will continue to grow. UCA is seeking inspired, talented people who want to be make a difference in the community.
How to Apply: For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Hourly Wage Minimum: $14/hour
Hourly Wage Maximum: $15/hour
Salary Minimum: This is an hourly wage position.
Salary Maximum: This is an hourly wage position.
Closing Date: 11/02/2020
Status: Part Time
Location: Salt Lake City, UT, USA 84104


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Contact Name: Human Resources