Cargill Workers Compensation Coordinator - Schuyler, Nebraska in Schuyler, Nebraska

Workers Compensation Coordinator - Schuyler, Nebraska

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose

Responsible for managing the Workers Compensation program in Schuyler, Nebraska.

Principal Accountabilities

30% Manages Workers Compensation through efficient utilization of available staff, implementation of policies and procedures and supervision of department staff.

30% Functions as a liaison between injured workers and plant personnel to ensure effective communication and facilitation in the following areas: return to work, lost time management, restricted duty, appointment and surgery scheduling, nurse case management, tour and place process, and medical leave and medical accommodation process.

10% Ensures proper implementation of Workers Compensation claims handling and oversees Third Party Administrator processes according to Cargill Special Account Instructions.

10% Coordinates employee injury management with the Occupational Health Department.

10% Analyzes Workers Compensation claim data and collaborates with Health Services Department, Corporate Workers Compensation Managers, Human Resources, Safety, Operations and Plant Management to identify opportunities and implement actions to decrease liability in the Workers Compensation arena.

5% Develops and documents plant specific policies and procedures to ensure compliance with mandated programs of Company and State organizations.

5% Collaborates with Third Party Administrator and legal counsel.


Required Qualifications

  • Associate degree

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrates ability for independent critical thinking, utilizing knowledge and legal guidelines to make appropriate decisions/recommendations

  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Worker’s Compensation Regulations

  • Background in Workers Compensation claims handling and management

  • Certification in Nurse Case Management

  • Ability to analyze data and identify trends

  • Bilingual Spanish and English

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Human Resources

Primary Location US-NE-Schuyler

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: SCH02944