Details for Jackson County Veterans Affairs Job Opening


The Jackson County Veterans Affairs Commissioners are accepting applications for a
Veterans Affairs Assistant to work part-time up to 24 hours per week. Interested applicants
must have a high school diploma or GED and possess a valid driver’s license. Concentrated
education or two (2) years applicable work experience is preferred in providing emergency
assistance to wartime veterans and their dependents. Additional experience preferred
includes concentrated experience in military service (particularly in a deployed location)
and/or personal/medical/psychological counseling or in the field of human services.
The position does require accreditation certification of training, which will be provided by
the Department of Veterans Affairs and will need to be obtained within one (1) year of being
Job summary and application may be picked up from the Veterans Affairs Office,
the Auditor’s Office or may be obtained online at
Formal application, rating of education and experience,
oral interview and reference check will be required.

For more details, contact the Jackson County Veterans Affairs Director
via e-mail at, or by calling 563-652-0070
Application deadline to apply is
4:00 Monday, November 5, 2018.
Interested applicants should forward
formal application to:

Debbie Schroeder, Executive Director
Veterans Affairs Office
201 W. Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060

Jackson County is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and abides by the Veterans Preference law.