- Location: San Bernardino County
- Sector: Insurance
- Employment type: Permanent
- Date posted: May 15, 2018
- Closes: Jun 12, 2018
The Risk Management Department
is recruiting for a Supervising Workers' Compensation Adjuster
who, under direction, supervises the activities of the Workers' Compensation Division of the Risk Management Department. Duties include supervising the receipt, review, and acceptance or denial of Workers' Compensation claims; assigning, evaluating and supervising the investigation and adjusting of all Workers' Compensation claims by staff; determining coverage for the County's self insured Workers' Compensation program; negotiating contracts with outside investigators and defense attorneys; representing the County at conferences, committees, and the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board; performs related duties as required.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
A California Self Insurance Administrator Certificate must be obtained within 6 months of hire date.
Travel throughout the county may be required. Employees will be required to make provision for transportation. At the time of hire, a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be produced for the individual providing the transportation.
Experience: Five (5) years of experience adjusting workers' compensation claims, including three (3) years of adjusting complex litigated claims, such as continuous trauma, AOE/COE, stress disability claims, and safety claims, and the provision of vocational rehabilitation benefits.
*Note: Experience with medical, dental or life insurance claims is not considered qualifying experience for this position.
Substitution: Successful completion of college coursework in finance, accounting, medical or paralegal studies may be substituted for experience at a rate of 12 semester (18 quarter) units for six months of experience up to a maximum of 12 months. Education may not substitute for any of the required complex, litigated claims adjusting experience.