Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster


Maricopa County Risk Management is seeking a workers’ compensation claims adjuster.

In this position, candidate will examine and evaluate workers’ compensation claims. Candidate will work with a team of risk management professionals, ensuring accurate assessments and administering risk services to the County.

Essential Job Tasks

The tasks listed are a representation and not an all-inclusive list of essential job tasks for this position.
  • Investigates and evaluates claims to determine validity and compensability within a self-insured, self-administrated program
  • Conducts 3-point contact with claimant, medical provider, and department supervisor within 24 hours of receipt of claims
  • Establishes ultimate reserves and authorizes payments within reserving authority limits
  • Communicates, organizes, and coordinates training with County employees, supervisors, and department managers concerning claims as necessary
  • Maintains well-documented action plans on each file to reduce the overall cost of the claim
  • Adheres to all Department and State of Arizona guidelines for the handling of claims within a self-insured, self-administrated program
  • Studies current court decisions, trends, and developments relative to claims resolutions

For more information, see the recruitment brochure.

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Open until March 17.