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Client Services Technician

Health and Welfare

Open for Recruitment: March 8, 2018 - March 22, 2018
Announcement # 07766050044
Salary Range: $10.46 - $13.00 per hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Lewiston

The Division of Family and Community Services, Child Welfare Program currently has an opening for a Client Services Technician in our Lewiston field office. This full time, benefited position will be located in our Lewiston field office and will provide services throughout the North Hub.  The primary purpose of this position is to provide transportation and support services to Child Welfare clients in a variety of settings.

The successful candidate will be required to complete a criminal history background investigation. Employment is dependent upon satisfactory results of the investigation.

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is a drug-free workplace. Any applicant offered employment in this position at the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test.

This position involves the ability to lift and carry items weighing approximately 50 pounds and to perform physical work such as lifting and carrying car seats, children, and boxes.

If you have previously applied for Client Services Technician and wish to be considered for this vacancy, you must re-apply under this announcement. Previous scores will not be used. This announcement may be used to fill future vacancies. When applying, please select all cities in which you would be willing to accept employment.


  • Provide transportation and support services to Child Welfare clients in a variety of settings
  • Instruct clients in homemaking, daily living, and job attainment skills
  • Monitor client visits with biological children and make progress notes
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings
  • Guide clients in completing documents necessary to implement services
  • Explain applicable laws, policies, and procedures to clients

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Good knowledge of home sanitation and safety
  • Experience working with clients who may be behaviorally, socially, physically and/or mentally challenged
  • Experience observing and recording clients’ behaviors, treatment responses, and progress
  • Ability to read and write English
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic
  • Experience operating household appliances and performing homemaking skills
  • A valid driver’s license

There is an exam for this position to determine an applicant's eligibility. Click the "Preview Exam" button below to review the exam. You must receive a score of 85 to pass this exam. If at any time during the screening/testing process your response or resume do not support the answers you provided, your name will be removed from the register.

How to Apply:

Click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position. When updating your online application information, please select Health and Welfare under "Agencies", full-time under "Job Type/Shift", and Lewiston under "Cities."   


Preview Exam

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.