Gainsco Auto Insurance Jobs

Claims Adjuster Level I/Trainee


Are You Driven?® We are.

GAINSCO Inc. is a property and casualty insurance holding company. Through our insurance brand, GAINSCO Auto Insurance®, we concentrate our efforts on the nonstandard personal automobile market, specializing in minimum-limits personal auto insurance. GAINSCO was established in 1978 as a Texas corporation and is based in Dallas, with a regional office in Miami. Our insurance operations are conducted through MGA Insurance Company Inc., a Texas corporation.


At GAINSCO we are committed to championship performance. This commitment is epitomized by the championship-winning No. 99 racing team we sponsor and is experienced by our customers every day in the way we service their needs. We are driven to provide:

  • An insurance product that is flexible and customizable
  • Superior customer support and claims handling
  • A solid company that customers can rely on
  • A unique culture allowing employees to succeed and develop themselves in a company with real opportunities for advancement

Job Purpose: To investigate, evaluate and settle claims, applying technical knowledge and human relations skills to effect fair and prompt disposal of claims and to contribute to a reduced loss ratio

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Establishes proof of loss by studying documentation submitted; assembling additional information as required from outside sources such as claimant, witnesses, physician, employer, hospital, and other insurance companies; initiates investigation of liability disputes, as well as questionable claims


Resolves claim by approving or denying documentation; calculating benefits due; initiating payment or composing denial letter


Ensure legal compliance by following guidelines, company policies, and state and federal insurance regulations

Required behaviors for all positions:

  • Communicate with co-workers, management customers, vendors, and others in a courteous and professional manner
  • Conform with and abide by all Company codes, regulations, policies, values, work procedures and instructions
  • Regular attendance
  • Established Tenure preferred

Education: Bachelor's degree or higher (with two year's work experience within field of major, is preferred).

Experience: Previous Liability Claims experience within an Insurance environment is preferred.

Skills and Abilities: Excellent verbal and written communications skills; ability to manage own time while prioritizing multiple tasks; ability to remain calm when dealing with difficult customers; effective negotiating skills; ability to gather and analyze information in order to evaluate results and choose the best solution to the problem.

Other: A valid State Adjuster's License where required; Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred; occasional weekend work is required.

Compensation: Competitive salary based on experience. Excellent benefits package: medical, dental, vision insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability insurance, 401K, Paid Vacation and Holidays.

GAINSCO is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


About Gainsco Auto Insurance

GAINSCO Auto Insurance markets non-standard private passenger automobile products through retail agencies, in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Oklahoma, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Virginia. GAINSCO Auto Insurance has fully integrated insurance capabilities, including marketing, underwriting, customer service and claims handling. Our operations are bilingual (English/Spanish). If you are looking for a strong stable company with a fast paced environment this is the place for you. At GAINSCO Auto Insurance we take pride in our employees and recognize the importance of strengthening and expanding their skills so they can grow as we grow. We offer an excellent benefits package to our full time employees, which include: Paid Vacation and Holidays; Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance; Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability; Life and AD&D Insurance; 401k Retirement Savings Plan.