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NEMT Specialist

Position - Full Time with Benefits 
Starting Salary - $35,947
Closing Date - Open until filled 

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking to hire a NEMT Specialist (Non-Emergency Medicaid Transportation). The primary purpose of this position is to provide non-emergency Medicaid transportation customer service/public assistance to Buncombe County customers in person or by phone. This position will screen customers at the agency front desk or in phone calls to the call center, for information, gather data, explain services and programs, interprets regulations and policies, explain appeal rights and make appropriate referrals, will be able to pull up client files and respond to questions that previously were sent to caseworkers. 

This worker is responsible for receiving all Medicaid transportation customers visiting our agency or calling by phone. The worker must briefly interview customer to obtain sufficient information and assess the customer needs for Medicaid transportation, offers assistance to visitors in a friendly, courteous caring way. This worker must assure confidentiality of customer information is not compromised. Complexity of subject matter is substantial in this position as employee is responsible for evaluating, interpreting and explaining agency Medicaid transportation services, policies and procedural regulations. Employee encounters a variety of problem situations and independently determines appropriate course of action with little supervision and is responsible for serving as an agency image.

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Regional Planner

Position - Full Time with Benefits 
Starting Salary - $43,694
Closing Date - Open until filled 

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Regional Planner with primary duties of transportation, infrastructure and land use planning. Duties may also include support of long-range land development plans, environmental planning, and water quality planning, as well as pedestrian and bicycle planning.

Successful candidate will possess the ability to work independently; review information for accuracy and consistency; interpret regulations; determine when to seek guidance from superiors; and possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Position requires superb verbal and written communication skills to interact with a variety of individuals including co-workers, local government staff, general public, and elected officials.

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How to Apply?

To apply for any positions at Land of Sky Regional Council, please send a completed Land of Sky Regional Council job application, a resume and a cover letter. Applications without a resume and cover letter will not be accepted. EOE/AA/ADA Employer

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Land of Sky Regional
339 New Leicester Hwy., Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28806
Fax to: 828-251-6353

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