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Burnett County
Government Center
7410 County Road K
Siren, WI 54872
County Veterans Service Officer

Burnett County is accepting applications for a County Veterans Service Officer (CVSO) in the Veterans Service Department.  This position is responsible for assisting veterans, their families and survivors in obtaining all federal, state, and local benefits to which they are entitled.  This position serves as a liaison between the beneficiary and various government agencies, and functions as an advocate where necessary and appropriate. 

Job Description
  • Position:        County Veteran Service Officer (CVSO)
  • Location:       Burnett County Government Center
  • Status:          Full-Time - Exempt - 37.5 Hours/Week
  • Wage:           $26.58 to $28.02/Hour DOQ plus excellent fringe benefits.

For more information, please view Full Job Description


Applicants for this position must be a Wisconsin resident and military veteran who served on active duty under honorable conditions, per Wisconsin Statute 45.80, 45.01(12), and 45.02(2).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of and ability to understand and interpret federal and state statutes, laws, regulations and administrative codes relating to veterans, their dependents and survivors. 
  • Knowledge of federal and state entitlements provided to veterans, spouses and dependents, including eligibility criteria and application and reporting procedures. 
  • Knowledge of resources available to veterans and the federal, state, and county laws regulating their administration.  Knowledge of veterans programs and issues impacting the needs of and services to veterans. 
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.  Ability to establish and maintain rapport and confidence with veterans and their dependents. 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public and other employees.  
  • Skill in interviewing and counseling; in interfacing with other county departments so that service of the veteran’s may be coordinated with other county services.

To download an application, please view Burnett County Application.

(Burnett County's Application may be completed online; however then it must be printed out and submitted thru the mail, dropped off or faxed in to our office.)

Applications accepted until position is filled.

For More Information
To inquire further, please contact:

Burnett County Administration / Human Resources Office
Burnett County Government Center - Room #190
7410 County Road K, #116
Siren, WI  54872

You can also contact us by calling: 715-349-2181
Fax:  715-349-2180

Burnett County is an Equal Opportunity Employer