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Claims Adjuster

The State Office of Risk Management (SORM) is currently seeking an experienced Claims Adjuster or Insurance Adjuster who specializes in adjusting Workers’ Compensation claims. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of The State Office of Risk Management (SORM) is currently seeking a Claims Adjuster who will review and determine compensability on workers’ compensation claims. This entry-level position will manage the intake of claim files interviewing claimants, medical providers, and others to determine the compensability of a claim; with opportunities for career advancement/growth. This person will review, approve or reject claims in accordance with the Texas Workers’ Compensation Act and division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) Rules and will work under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of independent judgment.

Learn more about this opportunity by reading the full job description for the Claims Adjuster (Claims Examiner I; 22-0164 PDF) position and apply below.

The Office

The State Office of Risk Management is a unique state agency with an environment of creativity and collaboration. Our employees appreciate the warm atmosphere, mutual respect, progressive approach, engagement, and genuine community that comes from truly caring about each other and what we can do together. We don’t do silos, and your voice and happiness is as important as your skill. We take pride in our mission, our colleagues, and our belonging.

Advantages of working with SORM:

  • Casual dress code
  • Open and accepting environment
  • Wellness and employee engagement activities
  • Much more.

Advantages of working for the State:

  • State Medical/dental/vision benefits
  • Free downtown parking
  • Employee Assistance Program from legal services to mental health
  • Transit discounts
  • State discounts are offered at many stores, hotels, cell phone service providers, and more!

The Texas State Office of Risk Management is administratively attached to the Office of the Attorney General and is governed by a five-member Board. The Office is charged by law to administer insurance services obtained by Texas state agencies, including the self-insured government employees workers’ compensation insurance program and the state risk management programs. Its mission is to enable State of Texas agencies to protect their employees, the general public, and the State’s physical and financial assets by reducing and controlling risk in the most efficient and cost effective manner.

How to Apply

You may apply to the job directly through the CAPPS Career System.

Or, you can mail a State of Texas application (Word) to:

  • Linda Griffin, Director of Talent Management
  • State Office of Risk Management
  • P.O. Box 13777
  • Austin, TX 78711-3777

Applicants may direct inquiries to Linda Griffin, Director of Talent Management, at