UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, is adding 140 jobs in the Green Bay area, including 90 customer care professionals and 50 inside sales representatives.
The new customer care positions will support UnitedHealthcare plan participants with quality and caring personalized service, and the inside sales representatives will work to offer health benefits plans that provide Wisconsinites and people throughout the country access to quality, cost-effective health care.
People interested in applying for these jobs are encouraged to attend job fairs on Monday, March 3, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or Tuesday, March 4, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at UnitedHealth Group's Green Bay offices, 3100 AMS Boulevard. Training for these positions will begin in late March.
Interested applicants for the inside sales representative positions should have a high-school diploma or the equivalent, a minimum of six months of strong, proven sales experience over the phone or face to face, and/or a college degree. Other qualifications include familiarity with Windows PC applications, and the ability to obtain all appropriate state licenses, and learn new and complex computer systems.
Interested applicants in the customer care professional positions should have a high-school diploma, GED or 10 years of equivalent working experience. Health care experience is preferred. Applicants should also have strong verbal and written communication and time-management and problem-solving skills. An associate degree or higher is preferred.
More information on these job positions can be found by visiting www.yourlifesbestwork.com.
UnitedHealthcare's consumer and customer services center in the Green Bay facility is one of the company's largest such operations in the country and contributed greatly to UnitedHealthcare earning J.D. Power and Associates' top ranking in employer satisfaction among self-insured commercial health plans.
"As we've known for years, northeastern Wisconsin is a great place for us to recruit talented, committed people who help consumers navigate very important and personal health care decisions," said Wendy Arnone, president and CEO of UnitedHealthcare of Wisconsin. "We appreciate the efforts and support of the greater Green Bay community as we continue to expand our presence in the region."
Currently, UnitedHealth Group serves more than 1.4 million Wisconsinites and employs more than 7,500 people in the state, more than 2,000 of whom are based in Green Bay, the largest of UnitedHealth Group's 12 locations in Wisconsin.
"UnitedHealthcare is a top employer in Brown County and a significant contributor to the Greater Green Bay community," said Laurie Radke, president of the Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce. "We're pleased that UnitedHealthcare is expanding its workforce here in Northeast Wisconsin."
UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people nationwide live healthier lives by simplifying the health care experience, meeting consumer health and wellness needs, and sustaining trusted relationships with care providers. The company offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs for individuals, employers and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more than 800,000 physicians and care professionals, and 6,000 hospitals and other care facilities nationwide. Globally, UnitedHealthcare serves more than 45 million people in health benefits and is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified Fortune 50 health and well-being company.