Claims Adjuster - P&C Lamar, CO Area

Lamar, Colorado
Salary in the $40's DOE
Sep 16, 2016
Nov 15, 2016
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Entry Level

Are you looking for a career where you can be an Every Day Hero in Your Hometown? Enjoy rural living, but yearn for a urban professional path? Eager to Launch or Reboot your career? Not afraid to get the job done without someone watching over your shoulder? Enjoy helping people? See solutions where other see bedlam? Think on your feet, enjoy variety, learn quickly, and enjoy challenges?

We’re Colorado Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company (CFBMIC) and we’re looking for an Every Day Hero in our Lamar, CO office as a Field Claims Adjuster. In times of chaos and loss our insureds count on our Field Claims Adjusters to save the day; Investigating & settling property and casualty claims varying from auto fender benders to structural storm, or fire damage.

What you’ll need to have:

  • Clean driving record (no DUI’s / minimal points off)
  • Strong desire to grow with an organization where you will have a long-term career
  • Four-year college degree preferred or comparable direct P&C adjusting experience

What you’ll do:

  • Investigate and process a wide variety of auto and property insurance claims filed by policy holders
  • Handle a wide variety of claims:
    • damage to automobiles, homes, buildings and other structures
    • liability claims involving personal injuries
    • third party claims from liability situations such as motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, animal bites, or alleged negligent behavior
  • Inspect property to determine extent of damages, liability, and policy coverage particulars
  • Gather information regarding claims via photographs along with claimant/witness interviews and evaluate all relevant information to determine how claims should be resolved
  • Consult police and hospital records
  • Work with attorneys to defend insured’s position if claim is contested
  • Negotiate with claimants to successfully settle claims

What about perks:

  • We provide comprehensive training at our in-house center in Ridgeland, Mississippi
  • Company Car provided
  • 401(k) with up to 4% Company match
  • Company provided life insurance, AD&D, Defined Benefit Retirement Plan
  • Paid holidays and time off
  • RTD Eco Pass to all Metro employees
  • Company paid continuing insurance education (CPCU, INS, AIC designations)
  • Opportunity for personal and professional growth

SFBCIC & CFBMIC are dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment.  The Company does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability or any other status protected by state or local law.