Veterans Certifying Official

Omaha, Nebraska
Oct 12, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs
Institution Type
Community College

Primary responsibility for Military/Veterans Services area, serving Veterans, spouses and dependents. Provides guidance concerning Veterans educational benefits (Chapters 30, 31, 33, 35, 1606, and 1607) and monitors Veteran student enrollments are complying with Veterans Administration rules. Serves as School Certifying Official, certifying drops/adds for all students using Veteran Affairs educational benefits. Coordinates the Nebraska Educational Tuition Waiver Program under the Dependent’s Educational Assistance Program, ensuring waivers are submitted, students are enrolled, and eligible. Assists overall customer service to Veterans in answering questions pertaining to benefits, stipend, tuition extension, military transcripts and tuition assistance.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree plus three years of full time related experience required. Experience as an active duty military as senior enlisted, officer, or civilian equivalent required. Equivalent combination of education and/or work experience including part time considered. A valid driver’s license & insurability to operate College vehicles is required.  Hiring process includes a background check. Hours are Monday-Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Position is contingent upon MCC Board of Governors approval. NOTE: College degrees obtained outside the U.S. accepted only when interpreted by transcript service members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services.

A complete application is required. Required attachment: resume. Preferred attachment: DD214, cover letter, and copies of academic transcripts. To be guaranteed consideration your completed application and required attachment must be attached by Sunday, November 5, 2017.

Complete an application online at or completed online at the Human Resources Office at the Fort Omaha Campus located at North 30th & Fort Streets, Building #32, Omaha, Nebraska 68111. Office hours are: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Applications can also be completed online at the Fort Omaha Campus Library (531-622-2306), Elkhorn Valley Campus Library (531-622-1206), and the South Omaha Campus Career Center (531-622-4555).  Please contact them to verify the hours of operation