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Implement/Underwriting Spec I in Portland, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Portland, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $24.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Implementation & Underwriting Specialist I

Pay rate $22 - $24 per hour DOE

6 Month Contract

Great opportunity to gain a wide-range of experience in a large Insurance and Financial service provider! 

What is in it for you:

  • Work in the heart of downtown Portland
  • Close to public transportation
  • Local company that supports communities where we live and work
  • Supportive team environment
  • Consistent work schedule- Weekends Off

Key objective for the Role:

  • Analyze and evaluate risk for new groups and renewals.  Provide underwriting support to the Risk Management Team.
  • Perform math calculations including the use of some algebraic formulas; analyze written information for accuracy and completeness.
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with field and home office personnel through professional negotiation, responsive communication, problem resolution and anticipation of customer expectations.
  • Support business growth and profitability by analyzing and evaluating basic employee benefits insurance risks to confirm calculated rates and contract provisions.

Position Requirements:

  • Express ideas clearly both in written and oral communications, excellent time management skills, problem solving and strong customer service orientation.
  • Aptitude for Microsoft Office Suite; developed knowledge of Microsoft Excel, SharePoint and Salesforce. 
  • Have a basic understanding of contract language as well as premium administration preferred.
  • Pre-employment screenings: Drug Screen, Background Check and Education Verification.


Associate’s degree in Business or related field or 1 to 2 years equivalent experience in the insurance industry. 

How to apply: Email Maureen Wehrley at or Liisa Erickson at or call (503) 227-3332

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer