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Employment opportunities

The Washington State Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals (BIIA) invites you to consider the opportunities for careers that make a difference in the state of Washington. The BIIA respects and encourages diversity in the work force. We strive to create a working environment that includes and respects cultural, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, and gender identity diversity.

Employee testimonials

Anita Booker-Hay

"I love working for the Board! Here, judges are challenged by a complex area of law but retain freedom to manage our own caseloads. I also value the highly supportive atmosphere here at the Board."
Anita Booker-Hay, Assistant Chief Industrial Appeals Judge



"The agency provides autonomy and clear expectations to meet agency goals (resolving disputes in a consistent, independent, timely and efficient manner)."

Tom Kalenius, Industrial Appeals Hearings Judge

Tom Kalenius
Imad Ahmad


"Our managers are supportive and encourage personal growth."

Imad Ahmad, Administrative Assistant to Chief Judge


"I enjoy working at the BIIA, the environment is very supportive and it has allowed me to have a good work-life balance."

Erin Daley, Hearings Scheduler

Erin Daley

Current openings

The Board is currently accepting applications for:

Position Salary Closing date
Industrial Insurance Appeals Judge 4 $102,816 - $110,760 Annually 12/31/2021
Executive Director (EMS Band 4) $128,856 - $149,292 Annually n/a
Industrial Insurance Appeals Judge 3 (Hearing Judge) Up to $102,816 Annually n/a

Contact Human Resources

2430 Chandler CT SW
PO Box 42401
Olympia, WA 98504-2401
360-753-9639
 
HROffice@biia.wa.gov

The BIIA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, race, creed, color, national origin, honorably discharged veteran or military status, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. Persons requiring reasonable accommodation in the application process may contact the Human Resources Office at HROffice@biia.wa.gov or call 360-753-9639.