Client Service Associate (Female, Age 38) in Schaumburg, IL
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At a Glance
Basic data on your current job
|Job Title||Client Service Associate|
|Other Compensation||None Set|
|Company Size||(not answered)|
|Years Experience||3 years|
Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)
|Years in Career||0|
|Income Rating||0 / 10|
|Interest Rating||0 / 10|
|Work-Life Rating||0 / 10|
|Fulfilment Rating||0 / 10|
Table of Contents
Current job Q&A
Describe the type of organization you work for.
I work in a Sheet metal workers union office. the office has approx 30 employees
Describe your job role and responsibilities.
process medical and dental claims daily answer incoming calls
Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
i have ppo BCBS insurance for medical, dental vision, 2wks vacation 5 sick days and 401k
Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
I work with other daily – both on the phone and in person. I like working with others
Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Job Title: 5
Level of Responsibility: 4
The Actual Work: 1
How you got your job
How did you get your current job?
What was the application process?
Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes – interviewed with supervisor asked basic questions about my work background and skills
If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
yes – just on the job training – learning medical codes, terminology as well as learing the plans
Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
just look for want ads. no real training except on the job training
What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
math, detail orientated able to work with others.
Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
Long-term career plans
Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
yes – i dont really have any school training i have been doing the same type of work for 20 years –
What are your current career goals?
i dont really have any.
Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
Prior work history
Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:
|Prior Job 1||senior client service assoc III||8 years||40000||basically the same as current. process medical claims|
|Prior Job 2||claims associate||4 years||27000||process disabilty claims answer calls|
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