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The Office of the Worker Adviser seeks an individual to represent workers on disputed Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) claims.
What can I expect to do in this role?
As part of this professional team, you will:
• work on files from early resolution up to and including Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal (WSIAT) appeals and hearings
• give advice to, and educate, workers and worker organizations
• co-ordinate multiple cases using a case management system
• investigate circumstances of claim by obtaining and analyzing relevant information and conducting interviews
• advise and direct injured workers, survivors, their families and community partners regarding issues and evidence required for a successful resolution
• advocate and present cases on behalf of clients at all appeal levels
• prepare clients and witnesses for hearings or appeals
• make written or oral presentations to Appeals Resolution Officers and WSIAT panels
How do I qualify?
Research, Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills:
Teamwork, Leadership and Relationship Management Skills:
Oral and Written Communication Skills:
Case Management, Organizational and Planning Skills:
Salary: $1,498.64 - $1,867.82 per week
Please apply online, only, by Thursday, January 30, 2020, by visiting www.ontario.ca/careers and entering Job ID 144078 in the Job ID search field. Please follow the instructions to submit your application. Faxes are not being accepted at this time.
If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/ContactUs.aspx to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.