Kern CountyBakersfield 93301
Full Time
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Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster I/ii/iii

Kern County
Full Time 1115 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, United States
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Overview

Salary Level I: $1,691.03 - $2,020.94 Biweekly   Salary Level II: $2,064.41 - $2,467.16 Biweekly    Salary Level III: $2,315.34 - $2,767.05 Biweekly

EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:

  • Written Exam: will be conducted on a continuous basis as listed below. Subsequent testing dates will be posted as applicable. This is a continuous recruitment and may close at any time without notice.
Exam Schedule
Written Exam (Weight 100%)

May include m

edical and/or insurance terminology; clerical and financial record keeping procedures; office methods and procedures; proper English usage and grammar, and other relevant topics. 

Applicants must attain at least a 70% score on each phase of the examination process.


The Human Resources Division may solely conduct an appraisal of application materials should there be an insufficient number of candidates to warrant a written examination. 

Minimum Qualifications / Employment Standards:

Level I:


Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelors degree and one (1) year of experience involving substantial public contact and the application of laws, regulations, or administrative standards to the performance of the work. OR Completion of 60 semester or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university and three (3) years of experience involving substantial public contact and the application of laws, regulations, or administrative standards to the performance of the work. OR High School Diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent and five (5) years of experience involving substantial public contact which has provided the knowledge and ability to perform the essential functions of the job.



Level II:


Two (2) years of Workers' Compensation claims adjusting experience to include processing claims from inception of injury through litigation to closure.  Possession of a California Self-insurance Administrator's Certificate is required prior to completion of one (1) year of employment.  Failure to obtain the certificate will result in demotion or termination.  OR one (1) years of experience as a Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster I with Kern County AND possession of a California Self-Insurance Administrator's Certificate.


Level III:


Three (3) years of Workers' Compensation claims adjusting experience to include processing claims from inception of injury through litigation to closure.  Possession of a California Self-insurance Administrator's Certificate is required prior to the completion of one year of employment.  Failure to obtain the certificate will result in demotion or termination.  OR Two (2) years of experience as a Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster II with Kern County AND possession of a California Self Insurance Administrator's Certificate.


All levels: Ability to travel to locations outside the office.


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Please ensure applicable transcripts/certificates are attached to your application. If you are unable to attach application materials to your application, you may deliver a copy to the Human Resources Division at 1115 Truxtun Ave. First Floor, Bakersfield, CA 93301 or email to HR@kerncounty.com.
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