Remote Inbound Contacts Representative With Humana: $31,900-$43,900/Yr., US Eastern & Central Time Zones

REMOTE Inbound Contacts reps Humana


by Chris Durst       May 14, 2024

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Humana, a Fortune 100 company in the health insurance sector, has posted Remote Inbound Contacts Representative openings to their careers page.

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For this job, the company’s recruiting from the Eastern and Central time zones (AL, AR, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VT, VA, WI, WV).

The pay range is $31,900 – $43,900/yr. We’re not benefits experts, but they appear to be broad.

In this role you would “address customer needs which may include complex benefit questions, resolving issues, and educating members.”

College isn’t required.

Training begins on July 15, 2024 and runs for 5 to 6 weeks.

Here’s an excerpt from Humana’s listing:

The Inbound Contacts Representative 1 represents the company by addressing incoming telephone, digital, or written inquiries. The Inbound Contacts Representative 1 performs basic administrative / clerical / operational / customer support / computational tasks. Typically works on routine and patterned assignments.

The Inbound Contacts Representative 1 addresses customer needs which may include complex benefit questions, resolving issues, and educating members. Records details of inquiries, comments or complaints, transactions, or interactions, and takes action accordingly. Escalates unresolved and pending customer grievances. Decisions are limited to defined parameters around work expectations, quality standards, priorities, and timing, and works under close supervision and / or within established policies / practices and guidelines with minimal opportunity for deviation.
Use your skills to make an impact

This is a remote / work from home position. Selected candidates MUST reside in one of the states listed and be in either the Central or Eastern Time Zone.

Required Qualifications

  • Must reside in the Eastern or Central Time Zone in one of the states listed in this posting
  • 2 years of customer service experience
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong typing and computer navigation skills, including Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, and Teams)
  • Ability to manage multiple or competing priorities, including use of multiple computer applications simultaneously
  • Effective verbal and listening communication skills

Preferred Qualification

  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree
  • CRM experience
  • Healthcare experience

Required Work Schedule

  • This position is scheduled to start July 15, 2024. Virtual training starts on day one of employment and runs for 5 to 6 weeks, from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern time, Monday through Friday.
  • You must be on time, in a quiet environment, dressed appropriately, with your camera ON during training and for other meetings required by leadership.
  • Following training, you must be available to work from 12:30 PM to 9:00 PM Eastern time. Shift bids occur periodically, based on business needs.
  • Some weekends and overtime may be required, depending on business needs. We strive to provide a minimum of a week’s advance notice for weekends and overtime.
  • The initial 120 days of employment as an Inbound Contacts Representative 1 constitute an appraisal period.  This Appraisal Period is essential to your learning and development, which is why we ask for perfect attendance during both the classroom training and nesting periods.
  • The department has a strict attendance policy. Time off is not permitted during the first 90 days and is discouraged during the 120-day appraisal period.
  • This position requires learning many systems, policies, and tools, and it takes time to become proficient in the role. You must be willing to remain in this position for a period of twelve (12) months before applying to other Humana opportunities outside of the SSO Specialty Dental team.

Work at Home Guidance

To ensure Home or Hybrid Home/Office associates’ ability to work effectively, the self-provided internet service of Home or Hybrid Home/Office associates must meet the following criteria:

  • At minimum, a download speed of 25 Mbps and an upload speed of 10 Mbps is recommended; wireless, wired cable or DSL connection is suggested.
  • Satellite, cellular and microwave connection can be used only if approved by leadership.
  • Associates who live and work from Home in the state of California, Illinois, Montana, or South Dakota will be provided a bi-weekly payment for their internet expense.
  • Humana will provide Home or Hybrid Home/Office associates with telephone equipment appropriate to meet the business requirements for their position/job.
  • Work from a dedicated space lacking ongoing interruptions to protect member PHI / HIPAA information.

Additional Information


Interview Process

As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using technology called HireVue / Modern Hire to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. HireVue / Modern Hire allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information from you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule.

Text Prescreen: Shortly after submitting your application, you may receive both a text message and email requesting you to complete 10 to 15 prescreen questions with either yes or no answers. The text message may arrive prior to the email. If you prefer to answer via computer or tablet, wait for the email.

Assessment: If you are selected to move forward, you will receive an email to complete the Virtual Job Experience (VJE). This is an online activity where you will learn more about Customer Care jobs at Humana, try out some of the most common job tasks, and tell us more about yourself. Most people complete the VJE in approximately 30 minutes. To complete it, you will need a smart phone, computer or tablet with internet access, and speakers/headphones. We do not make job offers to candidates that do not complete the VJE.

Video Prescreen: If you are successful with the VJE, you will receive another communication to record a Video Prescreen. This is an online video activity using your phone, tablet, or computer; however, most candidates prefer using a computer or tablet.

Interviews: Some candidates will be invited to interview. If so, the recruiter will reach out to schedule.

Offers: Finalists from the interview will be contacted by a recruiter to discuss an offer for the job

Note: Depending on the number of openings, the number of candidates who apply, and the schedules of interviewers and recruiters, this process may take several weeks or less; however, know that we are working hard to proceed as quickly as possible and to keep you informed.

Scheduled Weekly Hours

  • 40

Pay Range

The compensation range below reflects a good faith estimate of starting base pay for full time (40 hours per week) employment at the time of posting. The pay range may be higher or lower based on geographic location and individual pay will vary based on demonstrated job related skills, knowledge, experience, education, certifications, etc.

  • $31,900 – $43,900 per year

Description of Benefits

Humana, Inc. and its affiliated subsidiaries (collectively, “Humana”) offers competitive benefits that support whole-person well-being. Associate benefits are designed to encourage personal wellness and smart healthcare decisions for you and your family while also knowing your life extends outside of work. Among our benefits, Humana provides medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) retirement savings plan, time off (including paid time off, company and personal holidays, volunteer time off, paid parental and caregiver leave), short-term and long-term disability, life insurance and many other opportunities.
About us

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is committed to putting health first – for our teammates, our customers and our company. Through our Humana insurance services and CenterWell healthcare services, we make it easier for the millions of people we serve to achieve their best health – delivering the care and service they need, when they need it. These efforts are leading to a better quality of life for people with Medicare, Medicaid, families, individuals, military service personnel, and communities at large.


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