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Worker's Compensation Specialist

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Position Description

GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" />

This position is responsible for managing multi-line claims, including Workers’ Compensation, Property, and other assigned claim losses.  The role acts as a direct liaison between management staff, employees (teammates), claim adjusters, carriers, insurance brokers and defense counsel. The position is accountable for handling claim analysis, expediting claim settlements, and providing claims support to teammates at all levels within the Company.





The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive.

  • Analyze assigned claims inventory to determine ultimate potential exposure, adequacy of case reserves, and develop proactive case settlement recommendations.
  • Partner with contracted Claim Administrator(s) to expedite claim closure, integrity of claims data, and resolve problems of varying scope and complexity in accordance with State statutes.
  • Provide claims support to Field operators, initiate and maintain close contact with injured teammates to help guide them through the claims process, and coordinate return-to-work needs with the Leave of Absence department. 
  • Generate metrics reporting for assigned claim inventory; present trends to Senior Management.
  • Analyze claims data to identify loss control needs; assist with developing loss prevention strategies.
  • Train and educate to facility Managers on claims reporting protocols.
  • Immediately escalate exceptions or outlier circumstances to department Managers, and provide problem solving options.
  • Other duties and responsibilities, as assigned, including but not limited to:

o   Special projects, meetings, phone conferences, claim reviews, and training sessions

o   Understand and follow all Company policies, including Claims handling and reporting  policies and procedures

o    Flexible schedule and ability to travel, if required



MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" />

(Education, licenses, certifications, and experience required to fulfill the essential duties, include computer skills as required)

·         Require a minimum of two years’ experience managing Workers’ Compensation claims

·         Must have intermediate computer skills and proficiency in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

  • Exceptional time management skills, ability to prioritize, and the ability to multi-task effectively
  • Strong, proven interpersonal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and ability to follow through
  • Analytical, problem solving, and conflict resolution skills required 
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, MS Outlook, and PowerPoint)




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      Position Summary

      • Job Title: Worker's Compensation Specialist
      • Job Function: Other - Corporate Office
      • Location: 601 Hawaii St, El Segundo, California