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Workersâ?? Compensation Claims Adjuster

Kelly Services


Location:
Chicago, IL
Date:
04/23/2018
2018-04-232018-05-22
Job Code:
US41L8JM_BH1427768
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Job Title Workersâ?? Compensation Claims Adjuster

Jobid US41L8JM_BH1427768

Location: Chicago, IL, 60664, USA

Description **Workers’ Compensation Claims Adjuster – Chicago, IL**

Kelly Services is currently seeking a **Workers’ Compensation Claims Adjuster** for one of our automotive clients in **Chicago, IL.** This is a long term contract through Kelly Services. Apply now for immediate consideration.

**Position Description:**

Act as the primary Workers' Compensation Adjuster for select self-insured location(s) responsible for the administration and management of indemnity, managed medical and legal claims from the first report of injury through claim closure.

**Skills Required:**


+ Analyze and manage claims by investigating and gathering information to determine the exposure on the claim; manages claims through well-developed action plans to an appropriate and timely resolution.
+ Negotiate settlement of claims within designated authority
+ Sets timely, adequate reserves in compliance with the company reserving philosophy and methodology
+ Calculates and pays benefits due; approves and makes timely claim payments
+ Manages the litigation process; ensures timely and cost effective claims resolution
+ Coordinate vendor referrals for additional medical, investigation or litigation management
+ Ensure claim files are properly documented and claims coding is correct
+ Knowledge of workers' compensation return to work programs, standards, procedures, guidelines and expectations
+ Refer cases as appropriate to supervisor and management
+ Provide ongoing communication to key stakeholders
+ Other duties as assigned
**Experience Required:**


+ 5-7 years of Illinois specific Workers' Compensation claim handling experience
+ Expertise in the field of Illinois Workers' Compensation law
+ Minimum 3-5 years of experience working with lost time claims in workers' compensation
+ Superior oral, written communications and interpersonal skills to be capable of dealing with all levels of personnel
+ Ability to make prompt, intelligent decisions and recommendations based on detailed analysis and facts gathered
+ Excellent negotiation skills
+ Ability to work in a team environment
+ Ability to work under pressure
+ PC literate, including Microsoft Office products
+ Excellent organization skills
+ Ability to effectively work in a high volume position
**Education Required:**


+ High School diploma with substantial industry experience acceptable
+ Bachelor Degree preferred
**As a Kelly employee, you’ll have access to world-class perks, including:**


+ Benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage, Paid time off
+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies
+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career
+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center
+ Please note this position is being recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local branch office. You can apply directly to this posting or by emailing setojes@kellyservices.com.
**Why Kelly®?**

At Kelly Services®, we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

**About Kelly Services®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**


As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.



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