Job type full-time
Full job description
Objective: to assure the consistent application of company procedures and practices in commercial, residential, farm property and property damage liability claim handling, so as to have a significant and positive overall effect on the companyTo provide quality service to insureds and aid in the retention of businessTo make certain that claims are properly investigated, evaluated and resolved within the company`s contractual and legal obligationsTo ensure timely service, while providing appropriate and equitable resolution to insureds, claimants and the companyResponsibilities: investigate, evaluate and control property and casualty claims under minimal supervision.
Maintain advanced knowledge of various types of buildings, construction, repair cost and methods, repair-estimating system and scoping damagesAssist in training others on repair estimating system and scoping of damage.
Maintain advanced knowledge of farm machinery, livestock and home furnishingsQualifications: required: bachelor’s degree required with focus on construction trades, agriculture-related studies, business administration or insurance related field preferred, or equivalent experience may be consideredMinimum five to seven years multi-line or property claims experience requiredAdvanced knowledge of insurance contracts written by the companies requiredAdvanced knowledge of company and divisional policies and procedures requiredMust possess outstanding listening and superior customer service skillsAdvanced knowledge of estimating systems and construction requirements and methods requiredMust have access to high speed internet at home if position is field-basedMust possess a valid driver license with an acceptable driving recordDesignations in ins, aic and/or similar professional insurance designation required.
Preferred: designation in cpcu preferred.
Note: this is a remote work from home position primarily covering these michigan counties: washtenaw county, wayne county, and jackson countyCandidate must reside in or adjacent to washtenaw, wayne, or jackson counties in michigan.