Icon hamburger
US
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now
Thumsup

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Default3

Claims Trainee

Kelly Services Tigard Full-Time
$20.00 - $21.00 / hour
Apply Now

Kelly Services is  looking to hire a Claims Trainee for one of our top clients in Portland, OR. Individuals possessing a Bachelor’s degree, or Master’s degree or equivalent experience are excellent applicants for consideration. This is a temp-to-hire position and a compelling opportunity to join a growing, financially stable and successful company. As an industry leader, we are an employer of choice for students aspiring to develop a meaningful career in a fast-paced, diverse company with offices in many major US cities. Just graduated from college and looking to get your career started in the Insurance industry? This is a great opportunity for you! 3 month temp-to-hire contract Pay- 20-21/hr (Based on experience) Major Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Under close supervision, receives assignments and reviews claim and policy information to provide background for investigation and may determine the extent of the policy’s obligation to the insured depending on the line of business.
  • Contacts, interviews and obtains statements (recorded or in person) from insureds, claimants, witnesses, physicians, attorneys, police officers, etc. to secure necessary claim information.
  • Evaluates facts supplied by investigation to determine extent of liability of the insured, if any, and extend of the company’s obligation to the insured under the policy contract.
  • Prepares reports on investigation, settlements, denials of claims, individual evaluation of involved parties etc.
  • Set reserves within authority limits and recommends reserve changes to Team Leader.
  • Reviews progress and status of claims with Team Leader and discusses problems and suggested remedial actions
  • Prepares and submits to Team Leader unusual or possible undesirable exposures.
  • Assists Team Leader in developing methods and improvements for handling claims.
  • Settles claims promptly and equitably.
  • Obtains releases, proofs of loss or compensation agreements and issues company drafts in payments for claims.
  • Inform claimants, insureds/customers or attorney of denial of claim when applicable.
  • May assist Team Leader and company attorneys in preparing cases for trial by arranging for attendance of witnesses and taking statements. Continues efforts to settle claims before trial.
  • Participates in claim file reviews and audits with customer/insured and broker.
  • Administers benefits timely and appropriately. Maintains control of claim’s resolution process to minimize current exposure and future risks.

  Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s/Master’s degree or equivalent experience.   Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of insurance industry
  • Basic knowledge of claims handling concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Basic Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Analytical, Detailed Oriented
  • Customer focus – responsive with an appropriate sense of urgency
  • Strong Communication Skills - including the ability to listen effectively; to confidently and diplomatically express opinions and voice concerns with other team members

Why Kelly®?

At Kelly Services®, we work with the best. Our clients include 97 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 have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit URL blocked - click to apply and connect with us on URL blocked - click to applyURL blocked - click to apply and URL blocked - click to apply.
 
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. URL blocked - click to apply Please apply online for consideration!    



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 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit URL blocked - click to apply and connect with us on URL blocked - click to apply, URL blocked - click to apply and URL blocked - click to apply.

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. URL blocked - click to apply

 

Skills required

Collections
Claims
Billing
Insurance
Accounts Receivable
Casualty Insurance
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

Job ID: US41L3NW_BH1590678

CAREERBUILDER TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

It all began when William R. Kelly—founder of the temporary staffing industry—established Kelly Services® in 1946. The company's traditional expertise started with office services, call center, light industrial, and electronic assembly staffing. Through the years, we expanded our expertise and established a proven record of successfully matching job seekers to opportunities in disciplines such as science, engineering, law, education, healthcare, IT, and finance. As a Fortune 500® company, Kelly® has evolved into a global workforce solutions leader, making employment connections for nearly half a million people around the world every year. Since our founding, we have embodied the true spirit of social responsibility. Our character and values resonate through our culture. Inherently—through our core business focus—we seek to improve the quality of life for our employees, their families, and their communities, as well as society at large. We embrace the role we play and the value we contribute to society—whether ensuring equal opportunity to employment, promoting safer workplace conditions, advocating for healthcare reform, or adhering to sustainable business practices. Together with our employees and our customers, we will continue to work toward ensuring that our legacy will remain strong for generations to come. For more than 60 years, people have trusted Kelly Services to help them reach their career goals. We are your proven link to employment opportunities that will pave the way for a successful future. Whoever and wherever you are—and with the right skills and attitude—Kelly can help you find a job, expand your career, and build your future.

View the full profile