Waste Connections, Inc Workers Compensation Claims Specialist in The Woodlands, Texas

Job Title

Workers Compensation Claims Specialist

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

The Woodlands, Texas

Job Description

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) is an integrated solid waste services company that provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets in the United States and Canada. Through its R360 Environmental Solutions subsidiary, Waste Connections is also a leading provider of non-hazardous oilfield waste treatment, recovery and disposal services in several of the most active natural resource producing areas in the United States, including the Permian, Bakken and Eagle Ford Basins. Its Principal Administrative Offices are located in The Woodlands, Texas, 30 miles north of Houston.

At Waste Connections, culture is a critical component of our success. To us, culture matters. Our employees are more empowered and more engaged than ever before as we continue to grow both internally and through acquisitions.

Due to recent growth, Waste Connections is currently seeking an experienced Workers Compensation Claim Specialist to become part of the Risk Department of the Corporate Headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas.


● Oversee claims management activities of Third Party Administration including investigations, reserve adequacy, settlement evaluations and claim resolution strategy

● Assist field locations in administration of workers compensation claims

● Perform a variety of risk management administrative functions including data collection, report generation and financial analysis

● Attend claim reviews and other claim related events

● Ability to handle complex litigated cases

● Strong investigative background necessary

● Coordinate claim activities with other company departments including Human Resources, Safety, Operations, Accounting and Legal


● Minimum of 5 year’s prior experience in Workers’ Compensation Claims Administration

● ARM, AIC or other insurance related advanced designation is a plus.

● Liability claims experience is a plus.

What’s In It for You?

You will be joining a team environment and colleagues who embrace a “work hard, play harder” culture. Our compensation package is competitive and comes with excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance and a 401(k) retirement plan. You’ll also be associating yourself with a company that likes to lead by example, through a strong presence in our local communities, charitable giving, sustainability initiatives and more.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.