Representative Payee Specialist
Disability Rights Michigan (DRM) has an immediate opening for a full-time (37.5 hours a week) Representative Payee Specialist located in our Lansing office. The Social Security Representative Payee Program at DRM is charged with conducting reviews to verify that the representative payee is using the benefits on behalf of the beneficiary and is carrying out the representative payee responsibilities and duties correctly, in response to allegations or concerns about the performance or the suitability of representative payees.
Education equivalent to a four-year undergraduate degree required in a human service area or business/accounting; or relevant experience in business/accounting, human services and disability rights. A minimum of two years previous investigation experience with demonstrated success working with persons with disabilities. Well-developed oral and written communication skills are necessary along with an exceptionally creative problem-solving ability.
- Extensive in state travel is required including overnight trips.
- Ability to successfully obtain a Level V moderate risk public trust government clearance by the United States Government Office of Personnel Management is required for this position.
Salary: $40,000-43,000 depending on Experience, Excellent Benefits.
DRM is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, political belief, creed, national origin, marital status, military status or disability.
Interested applicants please forward a cover letter and resume to:
Disability Rights Michigan
4095 Legacy Parkway
Lansing, MI 48911
Deadline for Applications: Friday, October 30, 2020
The mission of Disability Rights Michigan (DRM) is to advocate
and protect the legal rights of people with disabilities.
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