Tort Claims Investigator – King County
Posting Date 3/2/23
King County’s Office of Risk Management Services is looking for a new Tort Claims Investigator to join our team. This position is responsible for investigating and resolving liability claims filed against King County.
SCOPE OF JOB DUTIES – To be considered for this opportunity, you must at a minimum be able to demonstrate skill and ability to:
Evaluate settlement value and negotiate with claimants and/or attorneys to resolve claims with liability exposure and bodily injury and property damages.
Research, investigate, compile, and document pertinent information related to third party auto, property and liability claims filed against the County.
Analyze complex claims with regard to negligence, proximate cause, and comparative negligence in compliance with statutes, ordinances, King County codes, and case law.
Evaluate materials, property damage estimates, and medical records to determine bodily injury and property damage settlements based on an analysis of liability exposure and damages.
Represent King County in small claims hearings.
Maintain detailed records of claim investigations, negotiations, and disposition of claims and lawsuits.
Identify matters to refer for loss control.
For more information click here.