Workers' Compensation Board

ALJ recruitment - Salem

The Workers' Compensation Board intends to fill an Administrative Law Judge position in the Salem Hearings Division.  The position involves conducting workers' compensation and OSHA contested case hearings, making evidentiary and other procedural rulings, conducting mediations, analyzing complex medical, legal, and factual issues, and issuing written decisions which include findings of fact and conclusions of law.  Applicants must be members in good standing of the Oregon State Bar or the Bar of the highest court of record in any other state or currently admitted to practice before the federal courts in the District of Columbia.  The position requires periodic travel, including but not limited to Eugene, Roseburg, and Coos Bay, and working irregular hours.  The successful candidate will have a valid driver's license and a satisfactory driving record.  Employment will be contingent upon the passing of a fingerprint-based criminal background check.  The announcement (number DCBS18-0049), found on the Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) website at​, contains additional information about compensation and benefits of the position and how to apply.  Questions regarding the position should be directed to Ms. Kerry Garrett at (503) 934-0104.  The close date for receipt of application materials is April 16, 2018.  DCBS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer Committed to Workforce Diversity.​