WCF Insurance

Disability Adjuster

Posted on Sep 9 Boise, Idaho


The claims department has an immediate opening for someone who can demonstrate the WCF values to join their team as a Disability Adjuster. This is a full-time, exempt position that works out of WCF's Boise, ID office. This posting is open to internal and external candidates.

Responsibilities


The disability adjuster manages workers' compensation claims from beginning to end. This includes investigating, documenting, and determining coverage and liability for industrial-accident and occupational-disease claims. The person in this position closely reviews medical records and other documentation in order to manage the medical and disability aspects of all claims. The adjuster also works closely with injured workers, policyholders, providers, vendors, other WCF departments, the Idaho Industrial Commission, and others to make sure that injured workers receive appropriate benefits under the relevant statutory and regulatory guidelines.

Qualifications


The most qualified candidate will have:

  • Thorough understanding of the Idaho Workers' Compensation and Occupational Disease Acts, the Idaho Fair Claims Practices Act, Idaho Industrial Commission rules and procedures, and WCF's established internal claims standards;
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology;
  • Superb communication skills
  • Keen attention to detail, polished investigative abilities, and first-rate organizational and interpersonal skills;

Preference will be given to the candidate with a bachelor's degree or AIC designation or combination of education and related experience.

Minimum Pay for position is $56,560. May be more depending on experience.

Internal candidates should have acceptable job performance and a good attendance record in their current position and must notify their current supervisor that they have applied for the position. Internal Candidates should also have 6 months in their current position.