Claims Field Adjuster - Property (Graham, Texas)
- Career Level
- Experienced (Non-Manager)
General Job Overview:
Under general supervision, is accountable for the investigation and settlement of all classes of property claims as assigned by Claims Management.
Also responsible for initiating action to report, investigate, and settle claims not yet reported to Claims Management that are encountered while working in the field.
Responsibility includes examining agent’s policy records, claim assignment data, and all pertinent information to determine policy status and coverage. Notify Claims Department of any reserves that need to be modified. Initiate action to receive claim assignments via electronic media on a daily basis. Take action to contact insured and complete assignment in accordance with company’s provisions and comply with regulations of the Germania Claims Best Practices Manual and Texas Department Insurance Code.
Negotiate fair settlements based on investigation, experience and judgment.
Prepare reports, estimates, properly identify photographs, write checks, draw diagrams, write letters, expense and mileage reports, employee benefit documents and all other required documents or correspondence in a prompt and timely manner.
Initial Minimum Requirements:
1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college preferred.
2. Two years prior property claims experience
3. All-Lines or Property & Casualty Adjuster License issued by the Texas Department of Insurance.
4. Must be bondable
5. Ability to climb steep, high roofs, maneuvers around in attics and crawl
Spaces, and endures strenuous physical activity on an occasional basis.