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Claims Analyst I (All Levels)

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92113

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

Job Posting End Date: 01/21/2022

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY

 

Administer self-insured Workers’ Compensation claims. Reports to the Workers’ Compensation Manager.  Communicate with Claims Examiners, Workers’ Compensation Supervisor, Workers’ Compensation Administrator, Workers’ Compensation Manager, Workers’ Compensation Assistants, Production, Medical Providers, Vendors, Attorneys, Department of Labor, and State WCAB officials.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES

 

  • Responsible for the administration of Workers’ Compensation claims.
  • Complete four (4) six (6) month milestones towards attaining the position of a Claims Examiner. Educational segments on own time; company pays tuition (100%) and supplies.
  • 0-6 Months:
  • Education: begin five-course Workers’ Compensation IEA series with ‘CA 10: Workers’ Compensation Claims Intro’;
  • Become familiar with claims terminology, claims handling procedures, resolution strategies, reserving practices, and develop medical control skills;
  • Become familiar and identify different types of workers’ compensation injuries (scheduled versus unscheduled ) and types of settlements (908i, 908c, C & R and stipulations);
  • Process detailed exposure analyses;
  • Input concise yet sufficient claim file documentation;
  • Negotiate settlements within designated settlement authority;
  • Familiarize with claims investigation process;
  • Participate in benefits explanation and facilitate medical referrals;
  • Work closely with a mentor, senior claims staff.
  • Attend WCAB and DOL conferences.
  •  Actively participates in implementing and monitoring continuous improvement initiatives to improve safety, improve quality, reduce cycle time, and reduce costs.
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • B.S. or B.A. in Business (Finance or Management preferred); will consider Liberal Arts graduates.
  • Entry Level.
  • Individual must be alert, communicative, analytical, and composed.  Above-average reasoning ability and interpersonal skills required. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.  Ability to manage and prioritize multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment.  Strong organization skills to ensure tasks are completed within deadlines. 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS  

 

Physical requirements consist of four (4) to six (6) hours/day keyboarding activities, lengthy periods in sitting position. Working environment consists of an office setting.   Periodic walking and standing are required.

 

ACCOUNTABILITY

 

  • Claim cost control.
  • Full resolution of Employer’s liability for Workers’ Compensation benefits. 
  • Timely resolution of claims.
  • Ensure accurate and timely benefits (payments, notices, etc.).
  • Ensure accurate reserves.

 

 

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