Leave of Absence-Specialist

MultiCare Health System

Posted Under: Tacoma, Washington jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 98401
Posted On: 2019-10-11 00:00:00

Leave of Absence-Specialist
Job Number: 72676
Location: Tacoma, WA

Job Category: Human Potential - HR / OE / Education
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
MultiCare Entity: MultiCare Health System
FTE: 1
Specialty: Not Applicable
Department: Human Resources
Shift: Day
Work Schedule: As required by job

The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org

Position Summary:
The Leave of Absence Specialist supports leave cases for all MHS employees. This includes consultation with employee and managers on leave of absence policies and processes (i.e.: disability, FMLA, WFLA, Military, unpaid medical, and Intermittent). The Leave of Absence Specialist acts as a liaison with leave management vendor and works closely to ensure that all paperwork is received and that all benefit changes are done in a timely manner. Additionally, works closely with managers to understand their accountability and guides on timecard coding to reflect appropriate coding for leaves. This role provides Tier 2 support for assigned escalated leave issues and inquiries for Benefits Administration. Ensures employees receive the highest quality of service by recognizing individual needs, and by putting them first in the transactions. Provides research, analysis and resolutions on existing leave issues and provides analysis and recommendations on closed issues for continuous improvement. Evaluates service level support for compliance. Work situations are varied and require an exceptional service-oriented individual, who has solid organization skills, high attention to detail, problem analysis skills, and prepares data and results to effectively support recommendations. Relates well to all kinds of people and has effective conflict management skills.

Minimum Requirements:
Three years experience in benefits, absence management, or FMLA.
Systems orientation

Bachelors degree (Business Administration or Health Administration preferred)

Position requires strong attention to detail, and is used to processing large numbers of leaves.

Company Description:

Why Work for MultiCare?The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. If you're motivated by career advancement, you'll appreciate our world-class employee education programs. If you love to work with technology, you'll find plenty of it here. And, of course, you can expect competitive pay and benefits. Most of all, you'll get to work with a diverse, talented team of employees who share our commitment to quality patient care.Provider ServicesAt MultiCare, Provider careers are both challenging and rewarding. As a MultiCare employee, you---ll find everything you need to excel in your job: outstanding facilities and resources, exceptional teammates, and a beautiful natural setting. Whether you join us as a MultiCare employee or one of our private practice physicians, you---ll find the work rewarding---both personally and professionally.--

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