APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 18, 2012
Portland General Electric values the energy of teamwork, diversity, and innovation to provide our customers with safe and reliable power. As Oregon's largest provider of electric service, PGE is helping shape Oregon's energy future. Among the millions of ordinary jobs in the world are a few special places — the team-driven environments with the resources and support you need to succeed. That's PGE — the unique combination of a friendly, supportive atmosphere with a progressive vision for business success. It's fun. It's challenging. It's enriching. And it's a big reason why the average PGE employee has spent almost 14 years with us. If you're looking for a new opportunity in an essential, dynamic industry, consider becoming a part of our PGE team.
Specialist II/III, Safety and Health (R12-329)
In this position the successful candidate will provide effective disability case management for all aspects of PGE’s Integrate Absence Management (IAM) program, to include Leaves of Absence: Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Oregon Family Leave Act (OFLA), Workers’ Compensation (WC), claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act (ADAAA), and employees returning to work with non-occupational injuries or illnesses. Work with stakeholders to develop and implement absence management strategies including review and development of policies and procedures to maintain a compliant and efficient Integrated Absence Management (IAM) Program
Top candidates will have:
Minimum High School Diploma. Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education and experience preferred.
Three or more years’ experience in workers’ compensation claim management, disability management, ADAAA case management and/or Leaves of Absence management.
Experience working with injuries/illness and physical limitations.
In-depth understanding of the laws and regulations related to leave of absence and disability management, including but limited to FMLA, OFLA, ADA, WC, HIPAA
Basic understanding of FLSA, ERISA, COBRA, OPUC, OSHA
Current Oregon Workers’ Compensation Claims Examiner Certification or ability to obtain within 1 year of entering this position.
Certified Professional Disability Management (CPDM) or similar professional certification within two years of entering this position.
Valid driver’s license in good standing.
In order to be considered an applicant for this position, you will need to complete our employment application. Apply online at
by the application deadline. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
We offer a full range of traditional benefits - medical insurance, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement, retirement savings, and more - plus exciting opportunities unique to employment with us. From our robust on-the-job training to our on-site fitness facilities, PGE has a multitude of programs to help you gain valuable skills and experience, to provide rewards for meeting company goals, and to encourage health, safety, fellowship, and community volunteerism.
Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.
PGE is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
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