Employment Opportunities

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Employment opportunities for permanent, project, and LTE (Limited Term Employee) vacancies are viewable on​ ​Wisc.Jobs , the State of Wisconsin’s official employment website. ​

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Thinking about applying for a position or preparing for an interview? View resources for Wisconsin State Government applicants ​ ​.

Why work at OCI?

The Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) protects and educates Wisconsinites by maintaining and promoting a strong insurance industry. Over 85% of employees recommend OCI as a good place to work. 

While working at OCI, you'll enjoy impactful and fulfilling work, along with:

  • Generous Paid Time Off (up to 3 weeks vacation, 9 holidays, 4.5 personal holidays, and up to 130 hours of sick leave)

  • Retirement Benefits (participation ​in one of the nation's top pension programs )

  • Excellent Health Benefits
    • Low-cost health, vision, and dental insurance options
    • Free wellness opportunities (health coaching and a confidential employee assistance program)

  • Healthy Work Environment
  • Additional Benefits (life insurance, income continuation insurance, commuter benefits, student loan forgiveness , and additional retirement savings programs)

Learn more about the State of Wisconsin's amazing benefits package here ​ ​.​​​

Hear what our team members say about working at OCI


Different areas within OCI that may be hiring:

Insurance Financial Examiners
The Division of Financial Regulation is responsible for overseeing the financial condition of insurance companies, including HMOs, which come under Wisconsin's jurisdiction. The division employs individuals with accounting, auditing, and finance backgrounds as insurance financial examiners. We provide on-the-job training and encourage examiners to receive formal career and job-related training. (The examiner position qualifies as work experience for the CPA certificate.) Examiners perform on-site audits of Wisconsin insurance company financial statements and operations. Examiners interact with a variety of insurance company management and staff, including professionals in the accounting, actuarial, investment, legal, information technology, underwriting, and claims fields. Examiners also review financial statements, audit reports, and other company documents, working part of the year in-office as financial analysts. Examiners travel throughout Wisconsin and occasionally out-of-state (the positions require about 3​0% travel), but they are headquartered in Madison.

​Watch the videos below to learn more about careers in financial regulation​!


​​​​​Insurance Examiners
The Division of Market Regulation & Enforcement is responsible for overseeing the marketing, rating, underwriting, claims, and customer service practices of insurers and agents. Within this job classification, duties can range from reviewing insurance policy forms to investigating for violations of insurance laws to conducting onsite audits. The office hires staff from a broad range of backgrounds, including claims, underwriting, business administration, economics, public administration, and systems analysis. On-site training and training outside the office are provided.

​Some travel is involved when market conduct examinations of insurers are undertaken.​

Program Support
A variety of positions provide general administrative office and program support. Tasks vary by position, but all require customer service and communication skills.

The Legal Unit initiates hearings on matters as diverse as the financial condition of insurance companies, abusive sales tactics, and fraud. The unit offers a wide range of challenging duties for at​torneys interested in state government careers.​

Equal opportunity in employmen​t