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Job: Unemployment Insurance Tax Collector 2 -(Job Id 37677)

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Job Description

PHOENIX 32,131.00-32,131.00


Providing Opportunity, Assistance and Care for Arizonans in need!


All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.


Unemployment Insurance Tax Collector 2

Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services

4000 N Central Ave.

Phoenix, Arizona 85012



This position will help ensure compliance with Unemployment Insurance Tax by contacting those entities that failed to submit quarterly reports or tax payments. The collector enforces collections by lien and levy actions, installment payment agreements, phone calls, etc. The Collector also recommends review for estimated assessments to satisfy delinquent reporting.


-          Review and analyze employer account information to determine the next step to be taken in the collection process

-          Contact employers via phone or in person for reports and/or payment or negotiation of payment, and send various letters to employers for follow up

-          Document results of collection action including phone calls, outgoing/incoming written correspondence, mail returned by the postal service, results of levy actions and lien confirmations, skip trace activities, etc.

-          Review account accuracy for lien filings, verify balance accuracy, and review lien history prior to a new lien request

-          Skip trace assets for levy recommendations, involving researching computer systems for previous payment activity as well as employment



-          Two years of experience in collections

-          Knowledge of collection laws; State and Federal statutes, rules and regulations policy governing collection of UI Tax.

-          Skip tracing and collection techniques experience

-          Written and oral communication techniques

-          Ability to utilizing a wide variety of resources available for locating individuals

-          Proficient computer skills

-          Problem solving skills

-          Relate to employers in stressful situations

-          Effective listening

-          Perform rapid and accurate mathematical computations

-          Establish and maintain relationships with other agency employees and the public


-          Bilingual in English and Spanish to meet the needs of the local population


-          Successfully complete the Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify), applicable to all newly hired State employees

-          Successfully pass background and reference checks. Employment is contingent upon completion of the above-mentioned process and the agency’s ability to reasonably accommodate any restrictions


 The Department of Economic Security offers a comprehensive benefits package to include: 

-          Sick leave

-          Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year

-          Health and dental insurance

-          Retirement plan

-          Life insurance and long-term disability insurance

-          Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance


Positions in this classification participate in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS). 

Please note, enrollment eligibility will become effective after 27 weeks of employment.


If you have any questions please feel free to contact 602-542-3807 for assistance.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting 602-364-3981. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.


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