Customer Service Specialist | FSA ID Helpdesk

Clearance Level
Lawrence, Kansas

REQ#: RQ125368

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: MBI Full 5C (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular


The FSA ID, comprised of a user-selected username and password, provides the method by which students, parents, and borrowers authenticate their identity to access their federal student aid information. The FSA ID Help Desk assists students, parents, and borrowers to resolve issues regarding creation and use of FSA IDs.


  • Assist students, parents, and borrowers to resolve issues regarding creation and use of FSA IDs in a timely, courteous, and professional manner
  • Acquire and maintain an understanding of various Department of Education processes, procedures, and Web sites
  • Engage in active listening to diagnose problems, and use various reference sources to rapidly lead callers to problem resolution.
  • Adhere to Privacy Act as it relates to confidentiality of information releases
  • Accurately and efficiently maintain all required call logs and phone documentation
  • Work overtime as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Regular and Predictable Attendance is Required


  • High School diploma or GED required


  • Minimum 1 year of customer service experience required
  • Experience supporting Web-based applications strongly preferred
  • Ability to organize simultaneous tasks for individual assignments and maintain flexibility in work scheduling and assignments required
  • Must be a self-starter and have the ability to work successfully both in a team environment and independently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong interpersonal skills required
  • Must have minimum typing speed of 20 WPM


  • Must not be in default on a Federal Student Loan

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