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Senior Claims Clerk

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State Of South Dakota Pierre , SD 57501

Posted 2 months ago


Job ID: 10721

Agency: Department of Social Services; Division of Child Support

Salary: $11.95 - $14.63 per hour

Pay Grade: GD

For more information on the Department of Social Services, please visit

The Department of Social Services strives to make a significant impact in the lives of the citizens of South Dakota. The Division of Child Support is looking for a dependable and highly organized individual who is a pro-active self starter, customer service driven, sensitive to deadlines and attentive to detail. This position works within the Division of Child Support's State Disbursement Unit processing child support payments.

Duties include:

  • data entry;
  • opening Mail;
  • logging and encoding payments;
  • making daily deposits;
  • assisting with phones and other duties as assigned.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Job Service Office. A certificate is not necessary to be considered.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment.

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The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

Knowledge of:

  • basic mathematical calculation methods.

Ability to:

  • operate a calculator and keyboard;
  • compare data and recognize discrepancies;
  • establish and maintain effective working relationships with others;
  • use a calculator, computer, and learn applicable accounting software;
  • prioritize and complete work by established deadlines;
  • provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers;
  • maintain confidentiality;
  • encode data with reasonable speed and accuracy;
  • follow instructions.


The State of South Dakota offers paid employee health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation leave accrual, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information visit This position is a member of Class A retirement under SDRS.

Apply at:

South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
500 East Capitol

Pierre, SD 57501-5070

Telephone: 605.773.3148 Fax: 605.773.4344

"An Equal Opportunity Employer"

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Senior Claims Clerk

Expired Job

State Of South Dakota