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Income Maintenance-Lead Worker

Date Posted: 03/14/2024
Department: DSS
Grade: 66
Compensation: $40,663
Hours: Full-time
Deadline: Open until filled

2 Current Vacancies: 
(1) Family and Children Medicaid
(1) Adult Medicaid

*Please specify on your application which program you are interested in applying for, if no preference please list "no preference"

Duties & Responsibilities

1).  Train new employees:

  • NC Fast System

  • Policy for applications and re-certifications for Food and Nutrition, Family and Children Medicaid and Adult Medicaid.

  • How to determine eligibility and key applications and re-certifications in NC Fast System.

2).  Foster Care and Adoption Assistance:

  • Determine eligibility for Foster Care and Adoption Assistance Medicaid.

  • Key applications and re-certifications.

  • Maintain caseload

3).  Must have good leadership skills:

  • Know all policies for Food and Nutrition, Family and Children Medicaid and Adult Medicaid Programs

  • Be comfortable managing groups

Minimum Requirements

Must have knowledge of all Medicaid and Food and Nutrition Programs and at least one-year experience as an IMC II.


Benefited after 30 days

Medical, dental, and life insurance
Sick, vacation, and holiday pay
Membership in the Local Government Retirement System

Supplemental retirement 401k/457

How to Apply



APPLICANTS WILL BE GIVEN CREDIT ONLY FOR INFORMATION PROVIDED IN RESPONSE TO THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. No additional information will be solicited by the McDowell County; therefore, persons who submit incomplete applications may not receive full credit for their education, training and experience.


McDowell County is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the policy of the County to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, political affiliation or national origin. The County will interactively work with disabled applicants and employees to identify reasonable accommodations that will allow the individual to perform essential job functions. 


McDowell County participates in E-Verify.


Applications are available:


  • on our website:

     under “Job Opportunities”

  • McDowell County Administration Building(s):

              60 East Court St Marion, NC 28752 ​

              25 W Fort Street Marion, NC 28752


Applications can be submitted:

              60 East Court Street Marion, NC 28752

              25 W Fort Street Marion, NC 28752

  • or by Mail to:

               McDowell County Human Resources

               60 East Court Street Marion, NC 28752

  • or by email to: 


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