Government of Alberta Support and Financial Services Coordinator(PS1) Temp position – October 2018 Full Time in Red Deer, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Red Deer AB CA

Support and Financial Services Coordinator(PS1) Temp position – October 2018
Red Deer, AB

Recent related work experience with social based programs as well as experience in a customer service environment would be considered an asset….

The successful candidate will be responsible for determining ongoing eligibility for income support, and issuing appropriate financial benefits. This role is also responsible for monitoring client progress as they move toward self-sufficiency. Other responsibilities include; advising clients of their rights, income support benefit entitlements and responsibilities; providing referrals and information to access employment and training services, finances, labor market information and community resources.

You will be expected to utilize problem-solving techniques to connect individuals with appropriate intervention resources and liaise with other department staff and community agencies to promote client independence.

The ideal candidate will exercise professionalism, initiative, excellent communication skills, and solid decision making ability along with a positive attitude. Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to meet deadlines are necessary to succeed in this position. Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy are essential.


Two-year diploma in the social science field is preferred; no experience required. Recent related work experience with social based programs as well as experience in a customer service environment would be considered an asset. Related experience with the Income Support Program, financial analysis, career planning
process and labor market information are assets. Current and/or previous Government of Alberta experience will be considered an asset.


$2,086.07 – $2,711.74 biweekly


Please note this is a Temporary position located in our Red Deer Office with an end date of October 31, 2018.

Successful candidates will undergo pre-employment security screening. In order to expedite this process, please be prepared to present a recent (completed within the last 6 months) Criminal Records Check at the time of the interview.

Please note that candidates will be contacted via email to book interviews. Please ensure you provide a current email address in your resume

The successful candidate will be required to have a valid Alberta Driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle as travel will be required.

This competition may be used to fill future permanent and temporary vacancies within the Region.

How to Apply

  • Online applications are preferred via www.jobs.alberta.ca.
  • Indeed.ca Users: You will not be able to apply via Indeed’s website. You must go directly to www.jobs.alberta.ca.
  • Applicants are advised to provide information that clearly and concisely demonstrates how their qualifications meet the advertised requirements, including education, experience and relevant examples of required competencies.
  • As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter, resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. Please ensure that this document is saved using the naming convention of your last then first name (Smith,Joe_Resume). Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition.
  • If you are unable to apply online, please contact Dawn Bradbury at 403-340-7578.
  • It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) – http://work.alberta.ca/immigration/international-qualifications-assessment-service.html It is recommended that applicants include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

Position Profile

Please see the attached position description for a detailed list of the job responsibilities:

Closing Statement

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates’ qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

If you require any further information on this job posting, please contact . If this competition is closed as per the closing date noted above, please continue to check http://www.jobs.alberta.ca for a listing of current career opportunities with the Government of Alberta.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Red Deer, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-28
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