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CLOSED - MACo Seeking Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster


Posted Date: 
May 10, 2016
Contact: 
Sheryl Wood, Associate Director, Montana Association of Counties

This Vacancy Announcement is Closed.

The Montana Association of Counties is seeking an experienced Workers’ Compensation Claims Adjuster for its Workers’ Compensation Risk Sharing Pool (Trust).  The position is located in Helena, Montana.

This position investigates and analyzes workers’ compensation claims to determine compensability, level of coverage, and settlement options.  Incumbents in this position must have a working knowledge of Montana

Workers’ Compensation laws, and be able to analyze a wide variety of information and apply independent judgment as to the accuracy of the information.  This position has extensive contacts with MACo members, MACo staff, governing boards, claimants, medical providers, county human resource departments, agents, and attorneys.

This position will be responsible for managing a full caseload of claims from point of inception, including evaluating new claims for compensability, initiating all correspondence, maintain detailed records, and accurate diary system for claim reviews, authorize or deny treatment and services according to the specifics of the policy and claim and enter relevant claim payments into system;

Successful applicants are required to have graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate’s Degree in a related field and two to four years related experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge skills and abilities necessary to perform the work will be considered.

Salary is negotiable dependent upon qualifications/education.  MACo offers a generous benefit package including health insurance (including medical, prescription, dental and vision), 401k retirement contribution, vacation, sick leave, and holiday pay.

The position is located in Helena, Montana.

For the full position description please click the link above.

If you would like the information emailed or faxed, please call us at (406) 449-4360.

To apply, please submit a completed MACo application and resume to, along with a 3-year salary history and requested salary to:

Montana Association of Counties
Attn:  Sheryl Wood, Associate Director
Re:  WC Claims Adjuster Position
Montana Association of Counties
2717 Skyway Drive, Suite A
Helena, MT  59602

Applications received by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, will be given preference for initial screening. The position will remain open until filled by a qualified applicant.

MACo is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable ADA accommodations will be made.

Sheryl Wood | swood@mtcounties.org | (406) 449-4360