Canada Worker's Comp & LOA Program Manager (Remote)

AA Winnipeg Head Office, The Boyd Group

Our Team Members Drive Us! Gerber Collision & Glass is one of the largest collision repair companies in North America. With $2+ billion in sales, over 800 locations and growing, our 10,000+ team members across the United States and Canada are passionate about delivering our goal to WOW Every Customer and Be the Best!

We invite you to join our team. Gerber offers a great place to launch and grow careers. As we continue to grow, we have endless opportunities for you to grow with us.

Gerber Collision & Glass recognizes, values and welcomes all applicants with unique talents and abilities from all backgrounds and characteristics. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, including individuals with disabilities and Protected Veterans.

Job Description:


The Canada Workers Compensation (WC)/Leave of Absence (LOA) Administrator has the responsibility for the effective, efficient, management of Workers' Compensations and Leave of Absence cases in Canada. Responsible for staying current with WC/LOA regulations and laws, developing policy and communicating those WC/LOA regulations and policies with employees and managers.

  • Manage all Canada WCB Claims in assigned geographic area to ensure application of WCB policy with the goal of mitigating lost time including duration of lost time, claim entitlement as well as cost mitigation and recovery, including cost relief where applicable.
  • Initiate timely interventions to maximize cost avoidance and cost recovery in day-to-day case management and Return to Work (RTW) planning.
  • Act as primary contact with Workers' Compensation Boards (WCB) in assigned geographic area.
  • Initiate and assist with return to work based on medical restrictions and required clearances.
  • Work collaboratively with internal Teams as well as external Stakeholders such as WCB to ensure a safe and timely return to work for injured employees.
  • Administer all Canada leave of absence requests.
  • Serves as the primary contact for Canada employees inquiring about leave of absence.
  • Collaborate with Payroll and other departments to effectively manage leaves.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships to promote a positive employee experience.
  • Maintain accurate and up to date documentation related to leaves ensuring employee privacy and data security.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Risk Management, HR, Public Health, or in related field or specialized courses relevant to WCB claims matters.
  • Diploma, or certificate in case management;
  • 4+ years experience in leave of absence administration
  • 3+ years of experience in workers compensation claims, working with Canada Provincial WCB and program management
  • Experience creating and managing return to work plans that focus on recovery in the workplace.
  • Strong working knowledge of Canada Workers' Compensation boards policy, procedure, and legislation
  • Strong knowledge of Canada Leave of Absence policy
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience in negotiating, listening, conflict resolution and mediation skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products

Experience with Leave of Absence case management

Benefits That Drive Your Success
Gerber offers the comprehensive benefits you expect from an industry leader, including:
  • Competitive Pay Plans
  • Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
  • Employer Paid Short-Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays
  • Continuing Education Opportunities

Gerber Collision & Glass is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status, or any other consideration, prohibited by law or by contract.

About Us
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