Los Angeles Unified School District is seeking a Workers’ Compensation Processing Supervisor with extensive technical and functional California workers’ compensation expertise to supervises and participate in the claims processing activities of the Workers’ Compensation Branch of the Risk Management and Insurance Services Division.
This position will work in the Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP) Unit and will open, track and monitor workers’ compensation claims for the employees for outside contractors enrolled in the Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP.) The position is responsible for coordinating the third-party claims administrators (TPA), insurance carriers, adjusters and brokers, on behalf of the District and its outside contractors.
This position receives general direction from an OCIP Coordinator. The position currently is assigned to the central LAUSD office at 333 South Beaudry Ave., Los Angeles.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
Extensive knowledge and experience of pertinent and current California Labor code provisions pertaining to workers’ compensation rules and regulations of the California Division of Industrial Accidents and Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board;
Knowledge of standard claims evaluation techniques, references and settlements;
Experience regularly using various software and computer applications, such as the Microsoft office and database systems, to research, extract data, track, update and create reports on workers’ compensation processing activities;
Professional certifications/designations such as the Associate of Risk management (ARM), Associate in Claims (AIC), Certified Professional in Disability Management (CPDM) or Certified Professional in Workers’ Compensation (CPWC) designation;
Strong action and results focus, self-management and the ability to prioritize and track multiple time sensitive activities and projects simultaneously;
Excellent problem-solving skills and strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
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Education: Graduation from a recognized college or university with a bachelor’s degree*, preferably supplemented by courses in workers’ compensation; risk management; public, business, or school administration; finance; or law.
Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis provided that graduation from high school or evidence of equivalent education proficiency is met.
An Associate of Risk Management (ARM), Associate in Claims (AIC), Certified Professional in Disability Management (CPDM) or Certified Professional in Worker’s Compensation (CPWC) designation is preferable.
Experience: Three (3) years of experience as a workers' compensation claims adjuster, which must include at least two (2) year of experience since February 2003 regarding workers’ compensation claims covered by California law.
Three (3) years of experience performing duties that require interpretation, explanation, and application of rules and regulations applicable to workers' compensation, which must include at least two (2) year of experience since February 2003 regarding workers’ compensation claims covered by California law.
Special: A valid California Driver License and the availability of private transportation or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation.
A Self-Insurance Administrator’s Certificate issued by the State of California is preferable.
Additional Salary Information: Paid vacation, ill time, CalPERS retirement
About Los Angeles Unified School District
Los Angeles Unified School District is the second largest in the nation, the Los Angeles Unified School District enrolls more than 600,000 students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The District covers 710 square miles, and includes Los Angeles, as well as all or parts of 31 smaller municipalities, plus several unincorporated sections of Los Angeles County.