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Property and Liability Claims Technician

Trindel Insurance Fund (Trindel) is a Joint Powers Authority established pursuant to California Government Code Section 6500 et. seq. Membership is limited to California Counties, and there are currently eleven member Counties. Trindel is dedicated to assisting with the insurance needs of its members by providing the most stable, cost-effective, risk-financing mechanisms; insurance program monitoring; claims management and loss prevention services available.
This position will be located at the Trindel Insurance Fund office in beautiful Weaverville, California. This opportunity is ideal for someone looking to escape the rigors of city life, and enjoy a much more reasonable cost of living than the rest of California. The area is home to many outdoor recreational opportunities, and is in close proximity to both the mountains, as well as the California coast.

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Job Title: Property and Liability Claims Technician

Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

About the Position
Under the general direction of the Director of Property and Liability Claims, the Property and Liability Claims Technician works in support to achieve the goals and objectives of the Trindel Insurance Fund Property and Liability Program. The Claims Technician will be responsible for establishing and monitoring property and liability claims in the claims management software; maintaining claim records; performing claims investigations when assigned; providing claims adjusting support to property and liability claims staff; proactively managing assigned case load; processing of legal and indemnity payments; initiating excess insurance reporting and reimbursement requests; preparing written notices and letters; and performing other duties as assigned by the Director of Property and Liability Claims.

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:
 A motivated self-starter who is an effective problem solver with excellent written, and verbal communication skills.
 Have the ability to work in a team environment, and also work independently.
 Possess effective analytical, and interpretive skills, as well as strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
 Ability to establish professional relationships with co-workers, member County personnel, and key contacts outside of Trindel.
 Conducts themselves in a professional manner at all times with the ability to manage multiple priorities while responding to unexpected challenges successfully without losing track of daily responsibilities.
 Has the ability to prioritize workload in order of importance, and reliably follow through with job assignments.

The ideal candidate will also possess a valid California Paralegal Certificate, and/or one to three years of experience working within a claims, insurance, or legal setting. A Bachelor’s degree is desired but not required.

Salary and Benefits
The salary range for this position is $37,400 to $56,900 per year. Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications. A generous benefit package is available including health benefits, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, PERS retirement, deferred compensation program, sick leave, and vacation leave. Trindel employees do not pay into Social Security except for the Medicare portion of the cost.

Application Procedure Interested persons must submit a resume, with three references, and a completed application packet to Trindel Insurance Fund. For an application, and complete job description please contact Melissa at 530-623-2322, or by email at This job posting will remain open until April 1, 2020.

Final Filing Date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 4:00pm
Trindel Insurance Fund
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