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Life Benefits Examiner in Hillsboro, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 12/2/2018

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Job Description

Life Benefits Examiner

Downtown, Portland

Full Time 40 hours per week

M-F 8am-5pm

$21.64 hourly

8 month assignment

Job Summary:

  • Secure and analyze claim documentation; make benefit decisions and payments on life insurance claims in accordance with policy provisions and department guidelines.  Provide responsive customer service to beneficiaries, policyholders and internal stakeholders.

 Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Investigate, secure and analyze information pertaining to insured’s eligibility for life benefits; identify file/fact/contract discrepancies and outstanding issues and secure additional documentation as needed while investigating within prescribed time-frames.
  • Independently make and communicate claim decisions and issue correct benefits for new and pending claims.
  • Review entitlement to payment and develop and execute a claims management strategy for each payee while adhering to state and federal payment guidelines.
  • Proactively communicate and respond to claim inquiries from insureds, beneficiaries, policyholders and internal stakeholders; resolve issues through effective oral and written communication by involving appropriate people within, or outside the department or company; effectively and professionally represent the company in all interactions.
  • Act as a primary client contact within Life Benefits and liaison with internal stakeholders on the implementation, servicing and renewal of life clients.
  • Participate in special projects as assigned.

Job Specifications:

  • Education:  Degree in arts or sciences, business or related field preferred, or the equivalent combination of education and/or relevant experience.
  • One year of work experience with emphasis on analysis, critical thinking, decision making, meeting deadlines, and customer service or relevant experience.

How to Apply: For immediate consideration, click ‘Apply’ button below. Or email Maureen Wehrley at or call 503-820-5224.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.