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Automobile Damage Estimator / Claims Appraiser

Job Description

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY CLAIM APPRAISER

We have an outstanding opportunity for an In-House Claims Appraiser to contribute in a fast paced, growing organization. American Freedom Insurance Company, a financially strong and rated "A+" Superior by A.M. Best (the most highly respected insurance rating organization) is seeking a responsible and hard working individual to join our Claim Department.

We are a midsized, profitable and expanding nonstandard automobile insurance company doing business in Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. The position is located in Mount Prospect, IL, a northwest suburb of Chicago.

Job Description

-Review damaged vehicle information to determine extent of structural, body, mechanical, electrical, or interior damage

-Estimate Parts and Labor to repair damage

-Determine Salvage Value on total loss vehicles

-Review repair cost estimates with auto repair shops and negotiate agreement on cost of repairs

-Prepare claim reports to indicate repair cost estimates and recommendations

-Controlling claims costs and expenses to the extent possible

-Identify process improvement opportunities to increase effectiveness and efficiency

-Answer and respond to attorney, regulatory, producer and consumer inquiries

-Build and Maintain relationships with quality, cost conscious repair shops

-Maintaining an effective and organized operation

-Other duties as assigned


Qualifications:

-Minimum 4 year work experience of writing auto damage estimates and or equivalent body shop experience

-Excellent working knowledge of estimating programs, collision repair-Knowledge of CCC, I-Car and ASE practices and procedures preferred

-Strong understanding of the local marketplaces

-Proficiency with technology

-Excellent oral and written communication and negotiation skills with individuals from all backgrounds, including Mechanics and bodyworkers

-A responsible and conscientious nature

-Ability to manage scheduled tasks and meet deadlines

-Good problem solving aptitude

-Attention to detail and excellent quality of work

The Position:

-Regular Full Time Status

-Competitive Salary

-401K - with company contribution of up to 4% of salary

-Attractive Health insurance plans -- BlueCross Blue Shield PPO, HMO or Select

-Individual Vision and Dental plans

-Reports to Management

-Holiday Pay & Vacation-Business

-Casual Work Environment

Company Description

American Freedom is a property and casualty insurance organization specializing in Non Standard automobile insurance. The company is focused on serving independent agents and their customers, in the states of Illinois, Indiana and Pennsylvania. American Freedom has proven to be a recognized provider of affordable automobile insurance coverage.

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Field Auto Damage Appraiser

Advance your career at Liberty Mutual - A Fortune 100 Company! Are you looking to use your customer service skills in a role where you can see that you are making a difference in people’s lives? Are you looking for a position that allows you to do meaningful and innovative work in a culture of continuous improvement? Do you want a career that includes endless opportunities for growth? Join Liberty Mutual Insurance, a Fortune 100 Company, and hone your skills alongside a diverse, collaborative team dedicated to helping others and providing best-in-class customer service! A career with Liberty Mutual providesa home for your talent, and an open road for your ambition. We will provide you with a wide variety of work to enhance your skills and advance your career. We will stand together to preserve and protect what people earn, build, own and cherish. As a member of the Field Auto Damage Appraising Team, you will play a vital role in providing an outstanding customer experience by using your investigative and negotiation skills to resolve a variety of auto claims in a fast paced, detail-oriented, team environment. Every day is a new exciting challenge, as our Field Auto Damage Appraisers use industry leading products and services to help our customers through the claims process. The actual internal level and grade for this role will depend on the candidate’s overall experience and skill level. This position can be located in Gilroy, San Jose, Santa Clara, Morgan Hill, or Milpitas, CA. Responsibilities:

  • Using multiple software systems and claims best practices, prepares itemized appraisals indicating costs of parts, materials and labor necessary to restore damaged vehicles to their pre-damage condition. Submits appraisals promptly to claims personnel or issues payments to policyholders and/or claimants to expeditiously process claims.

  • Provides technical advice on vehicle repair, parts costs, garage expertise and opinions on whether specific damage is related to a particular accident.

  • Completes auto repair facility and independent re-inspections, supplements as warranted to verify damage or confirm repairs are completed.

  • Resolves disagreements and negotiates with auto repair facilities, Independent Adjusters, claimants and policyholders.

  • Evaluates claims for potential fraud or subrogation.

  • May be called upon for catastrophe duty

  • All other duties as assigned. Qualifications:

  • Requirements include a thorough knowledge of automobile parts and repair techniques, terminology and vehicle construction.

  • An understanding of the basic claims department operation is necessary.

  • Requires strong negotiation and analytical skills, strong computer skills and ability to work with multi-faceted systems.

  • Ability to effectively and independently manage workload while exhibiting good judgment.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form.

  • The capabilities, skills and knowledge required is normally acquired through a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and at least 1-3 years of directly related experience. Licensing and certification are required.

  • For car custodians, a valid driver's license is required. Benefits: We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following: * 401K and Company paid pension plan

  • Medical coverage

  • Dental coverage

  • Paid time-off

  • Pay-for-Performance

  • Discounts on automobile and homeowner's insurance

  • Discount fitness memberships

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Vision care coverage

  • Work/Life resources

  • Credit Union membership

  • Employee and Dependent life insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Accidental death & dismemberment insurance Overview:

  • At Liberty Mutual, we give motivated, accomplished professionals the opportunity to help us redefine what insurance means; to work for a global leader with a deep sense of humanity and a focus on improving and protecting everyday lives. We create an inspired, collaborative environment, where people can take ownership of their work; push breakthrough ideas; and feel confident that their contributions will be valued and their growth championed. We’re dedicated to doing the right thing for our employees, because we know that their fulfillment and success leads us to great places. Life. Happiness. Innovation. Impact. Advancement. Whatever their pursuit, talented people find their path at Liberty Mutual.

Job:Claims

Title:Field Auto Damage Appraiser

Location:CA-San Jose

Requisition ID:88022


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Field Damage Appraiser

Job Description

Field Auto Damage Appraiser

Work for a fast growing, local company, GoAuto Insurance

· Completes quality appraisals of damaged vehicles to restore these vehicles to their pre-damage condition.

· Completes moderate to higher complexity claims within assigned authority limits consistent with company policy and legal requirements.

· Daily expectations include total loss opinions, auto repair shop and independent adjuster appraisal re-inspections, and supplemental appraisals.

· Provides best in class service to our internal and external customers.

· Provides technical and procedural assistance to other insurance professionals in relation to the claims appraisal process.

· May support the training and evaluation of those involved in the claims appraisal process.


Responsibilities:

  • Using multiple software systems and claims best practices, prepares itemized appraisals indicating costs of parts, materials and labor necessary to restore damaged vehicles to their pre-damage condition. Submits appraisals promptly to claims personnel to expeditiously process claims.
  • Provides technical advice on vehicle repair, parts costs, garage expertise and opinions on whether specific damage is related to a particular accident.
  • Completes auto repair facility and independent re-inspections, supplements as warranted to verify damage or confirm repairs are completed.
  • Resolves disagreements and negotiates with auto repair facilities, Independent Adjusters, claimants and policyholders.
  • Evaluates claims for potential fraud or subrogation.
  • Assists claims management in the resolution of complaints.
  • Participates with the Supervisor in special assignments
  • May assume managerial duties as needed.
  • May be called upon for catastrophe duty
  • All other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:

  • Requirements include extensive knowledge of automobile parts and repair techniques, terminology and vehicle construction.
  • Must possess complete knowledge of automated appraisal systems and understand overall claims operations.
  • Requires strong negotiation and analytical skills, strong computer skills and ability to work with multi-faceted systems.
  • Ability to effectively and independently manage workload while exhibiting good judgment.
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form. Bilingual – English and Spanish preferred.
  • Licensing and certification are required.
  • Knowledge of the CCC One estimating system is preferred.

Benefits:

We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following:

  • 401K
  • Medical coverage
  • Dental coverage
  • Paid time-off
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Vision care coverage
  • Work/Life resources
  • Employee and Dependent life insurance

Company Description

THE GOAUTO DIFFERENCE
GoAuto is a family-oriented company. We believe everyone who needs auto insurance should be able to have access to it at an affordable price. Many insurance companies use commissioned agents, but at GoAuto you buy direct and that saves you money. We'll help you decide what coverage you want and need without trying to sell you expensive add-ons. We only sell auto insurance and that makes us the best in the business.

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Appraiser - Vehicle Damage - Insurance

Job Description

September 11, 2017

FrontLine Appraisals, LLC, a division of FrontLine Adjusting, Inc., is a full-service damage appraisal company handling claims for the insurance industry and self-insured entities throughout North Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., Maryland, West Virginia, and parts of Tennessee, Ohio, and South Carolina. Founded in 2007, we are an established company looking to expand our service offerings in North Carolina. We seek a candidate capable of satisfying our existing client base and expanding it by providing excellent service.

Appraisers with FrontLine are responsible for completing inspections of damaged automobiles, specialized equipment, and commercial trucks. Typical field work will involve travel to the vehicle location, visual inspection of the damages, and obtaining digital photographs. Office work will involve the scheduling of appointments, preparation of repair estimates, and phone communication with various parties including the vehicle owner, repair facility, and insurance company. The division between field work and office work is roughly 60/40.

A successful candidate must be sufficiently disciplined and motivated to work independently under tight deadlines. A functional home office with computer, Microsoft Office, and high-speed Internet is required. Proficiency with computers and extreme efficiency are essential.

As this position will involve travel throughout the relevant territory, a reliable vehicle is also necessary.

This is NOT an entry-level position. Candidates must have prior estimate writing experience. During training, new hires may be expected to travel with a senior appraiser throughout the relevant territory and/or the senior appraiser’s territory.

If you would like to join our rapidly growing company, please send a resume and cover letter through website.

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Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

Job Description

We are growing and looking for experienced field appraisers for the entire state of Kansas.


Position
Overview:

APD Appraisers are primarily responsible for the timely and accurate appraisal of customer reported damages through the receipt of electronic appraisal assignments. Candidates must live within assigned territory and be able to work independently from their home. This is currently a 1099 Independent Contractor position, but could lead to a full time staff appraiser position, if able to grow territory by providing excellent service.


As a Valued Network Partner at Nationwide Appraisals, you will be part of growing organization that continues to evolve and positively impact the lives of our customers.


Company
Overview:

Nationwide Appraisals is the fastest growing supplier of Independent Appraisals in the country today. Going into our 7th year of business, we have grown over 25% per year and continue to add on new business lines that all pertain to the Automotive Appraisal marketplace.

Learn more:

Visit us at www.nationwideappraisals.net


Responsibilities:
•Initiating contact with customers
•Scheduling appointments
•Completing on-site inspections
•Review, explain, and negotiate completed damage estimates with customers and body shops
•Responsible for documenting the claims file and communicating with the inside adjusters and other claims staff.


Qualifications:
•Requires a candidate with a strong working knowledge of collision related auto repairs and estimating.
•Minimum of 3 years in the collision repair or insurance industry is a plus.
•Experience creating auto damage appraisals with an emphasis on auto body repair and refinishing is a must.
•Additional experience related to the repair of mechanical, frame, suspension and other related automotive components are of added benefit.
•ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) and/or ICAR (Interindustry Conference on Automotive Industry Repair) certifications preferred.
•Experience creating computerized appraisals on approved software is required.
•Strong communication and excellent customer service skills are a must.
•Interpersonal skills that include effective negotiation of fair and equitable settlements that meet all recognized industry and company standards.
•The ideal candidate will have excellent time management and organizational skills.
•A good driving record and reliable transportation are required.

Company Description

Nationwide Appraisals is a Nationwide Network Supplier of Independent Automotive Appraisals

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Auto Damage Appraiser

Job Description

Looking for Independent auto damage appraiser/estimator. Salary plus commissions, bi-weekly pay schedule. Appraiser will work from home based office, receiving assignments from main office in Overland Park. Appraiser's manage their own appointments , obtain photographs and explaining claims process to vehicle owners. Upon inspection, create estimate and notes, package all information together and upload to office for review and further processing.

ClaimSolution is looking for individuals that fulfill the following criteria:

  • Minimum 2 years body shop or estimate writing experience (including any of these platforms ADXE, CCCOne or Ultramate)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • General computer skills
  • Self- motivated
  • Customer Service oriented
  • Detail oriented
  • Individual who enjoys working independently

In order to be considered for this position, please go to the following link and complete the survey. Please attach your resume within the survey site.
https://www.cindexinc.com/c/47FF60

Company Description

We are an independent claims office working for a large number of Insurance carriers. Our headquarters are located in downtown Overland Park. We have staff throughout the Midwest region of the United States. We offer salary plus commission pay structure, including healthcare, dental, vision, cafeteria, and IRA plans. This is a small yet growing office and business, looking for someone to bring their ideas and a fresh perspective. This company is very hands-on, promoting self growth. The ability to move up is within the person and their willingness to show their motivation and abilities for adaptability within the company and industry.

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Field Auto Damage Appraiser

Advance your career at Liberty Mutual - A Fortune 100 Company! Are you looking to use your customer service skills in a role where you can see that you are making a difference in people’s lives? Are you looking for a position that allows you to do meaningful and innovative work in a culture of continuous improvement? Do you want a career that includes endless opportunities for growth? Join Liberty Mutual Insurance, a Fortune 100 Company, and hone your skills alongside a diverse, collaborative team dedicated to helping others and providing best-in-class customer service! A career with Liberty Mutual providesa home for your talent, and an open road for your ambition. We will provide you with a wide variety of work to enhance your skills and advance your career. We will stand together to preserve and protect what people earn, build, own and cherish. As a member of the Field Auto Damage Appraising Team, you will play a vital role in providing an outstanding customer experience by using your investigative and negotiation skills to resolve a variety of auto claims in a fast paced, detail-oriented, team environment. Every day is a new exciting challenge, as our Field Auto Damage Appraisers use industry leading products and services to help our customers through the claims process This position will cover Torrance, Long Beach and Cerritos, CA. Responsibilities:

  • Using multiple software systems and claims best practices, prepares itemized appraisals indicating costs of parts, materials and labor necessary to restore damaged vehicles to their pre-damage condition. Submits appraisals promptly to claims personnel or issues payments to policyholders and/or claimants to expeditiously process claims.

  • Provides technical advice on vehicle repair, parts costs, garage expertise and opinions on whether specific damage is related to a particular accident.

  • Completes auto repair facility and independent re-inspections, supplements as warranted to verify damage or confirm repairs are completed.

  • Resolves disagreements and negotiates with auto repair facilities, Independent Adjusters, claimants and policyholders.

  • Evaluates claims for potential fraud or subrogation.

  • May be called upon for catastrophe duty

  • All other duties as assigned. Qualifications:

  • Requirements include a thorough knowledge of automobile parts and repair techniques, terminology and vehicle construction.

  • An understanding of the basic claims department operation is necessary.

  • Requires strong negotiation and analytical skills, strong computer skills and ability to work with multi-faceted systems.

  • Ability to effectively and independently manage workload while exhibiting good judgment.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form.

  • The capabilities, skills and knowledge required is normally acquired through a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and at least 1-3 years of directly related experience. Licensing and certification are required.

  • For car custodians, a valid driver's license is required. Benefits: We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following: * 401K and Company paid pension plan

  • Medical coverage

  • Dental coverage

  • Paid time-off

  • Pay-for-Performance

  • Discounts on automobile and homeowner's insurance

  • Discount fitness memberships

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Vision care coverage

  • Work/Life resources

  • Credit Union membership

  • Employee and Dependent life insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Accidental death & dismemberment insurance Overview:

  • At Liberty Mutual, we give motivated, accomplished professionals the opportunity to help us redefine what insurance means; to work for a global leader with a deep sense of humanity and a focus on improving and protecting everyday lives. We create an inspired, collaborative environment, where people can take ownership of their work; push breakthrough ideas; and feel confident that their contributions will be valued and their growth championed. We’re dedicated to doing the right thing for our employees, because we know that their fulfillment and success leads us to great places. Life. Happiness. Innovation. Impact. Advancement. Whatever their pursuit, talented people find their path at Liberty Mutual.

Job:Claims

Title:Field Auto Damage Appraiser

Location:CA-Long Beach

Requisition ID:86905


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Damage Auto Appraiser

Damage Auto Appraiser RepWest Insurance CompanyREPWEST INSURANCE COMPANY2727 N CENTRALPHOENIX, AZ Company Info: U-Haul is an equal opportunity employer.

All applicants for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, provincial, state or local law. Individual accommodations are available on requests for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Information obtained during this process will only be shared on a need to know basis.

Description: We are looking for someone with experience in the claims industry who can provide technical expertise in the areas of auto/truck total loss claim handling, appraising damage, and salvage control. Will work closely with adjusters to review repair estimates for accuracy and fairness. This person also develops and administers appraisal tracking and asset recovery program and will be required to obtain licensing in states which require it.

This person will provide technical expertise in the area of auto repairs, total losses and salvage by working closely with adjusters to review repair estimates for accuracy and fairness. This person will also provide total losses as needed.

  • Participate in claim and field audits in various degrees as necessary to ensure compliance of company guidelines + Provide guidance and training to field office coordinators + Develop and recommend procedural changes and action plans

  • Participate in continuing education and training sessions relating to the handling and disposition of TLSD + Coordinate activities of physical damage program as it relates to total losses and salvage disposition (TLSD) + Handle all total losses in the FCO and/or FCO's assigned area

  • Participate in the development of the physical inspection program with the current vendor program(s) + Perform best practices analysis of the TLSD + Provide adjusters with automobile total loss evaluation and settlement recommendations + Work closely with adjusters on claim control where automobile total losses are involved + Comply with State Department of Insurance (DOI) regulations + Works with QuickPhoto Requirements: + 5-7 years experience in Claims working with appraising damages to auto/trucks and total losses salvage control + Claim handling practices desired + Ability to work within deadlines + Communicate both verbally and written with a clear concise manner + Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint + Comfortable working FT in an office/desk based environment Education/Training: A Bachelor's degree in Business or the equivalent in experience.

    Work Status: Full-Time

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Damage Appraiser

General Responsibilities: At Hertz, you'll be recognized and rewarded for your hard work and abilities, and no two days are the same. If you're looking for the benefits of joining an industry leader, with a high-charged, energy-filled environment where you learn something new every day, then look no further.

Our Appraiser position has exactly what you're looking for. Bring your energy, drive and motivation to Hertz, and put your career in high gear! *

This position does have a company car provided

Mandatory Requirements: Successful candidates will have 3-5 years of experience appraising vehicles. You will need strong customer service skills as you will be responsible for meeting and greeting the body shop owners working on our fleet as well as discovering new body shops to add to our vendor list.

Excellent communication skills are needed as you will also be in contact with the body shops regarding the body damage, preparing administrative paperwork for the fleet, salvage packages, and will be responsible for quality control when work is being performed on the fleet. The preferred candidate would be ASE certified for Body Damage estimating or ICAR certified. A working knowledge of the Mitchell 6.0 appraisal system is a plus! Candidates who have experience working with insurance agencies appraising vehicles which have been involved in accidents and have damage which requires repair.

Preferred Requirements : Hertz is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.

EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets

Job ID138563# Positions1

LocationUS-GA-Hapeville

CategoryRAC Operations

DivisionRAC



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Field Auto Damage Appraiser Experienced DFW

12318BR

Title:

Field Auto Damage Appraiser Experienced DFW Target Openings:

3 Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities: Delivers consistent service quality throughout the claim life cycle, including but not limited to prompt contact, explaining the process, setting expectations, on-going effective communication, and follow-through and meeting commitments to achieve optimal outcome on every file. Effectively manages work assignments and promptly travel to location of vehicle / equipment.

Arranges to view vehicle / equipment if not readily accessible. Scopes claims utilizing technical expertise and information gathered to accurately determine physical claim value of claims using company recognized resources, estimating and evaluation software. Establishes the physical damage claim value of assigned losses.

Prepares and documents accurate vehicle / equipment damage appraisals, Actual Cash and Replacement values according to applicable regulatory and corporate guidelines. Partners with the assigned Claim Professional throughout the life of the claim. Partners from initial investigation through final recovery to ensure appropriate claim resolution and pursuit of alternative recovery sources (e.g.

Subrogation, SIU, etc.). Negotiates the claim with the customer and/or repair facilities leveraging appropriate resources and achieve agreement on value including required payments. For applicable Total Loss claims, determines settlement amounts, including applicable coverages and deductibles. Negotiates and conveys claim settlements within authority and initiate payment to the customer, including total loss, rental reimbursement, etc.

Partners with the Auto Claim Professional throughout the life of the claim. Partners from initial investigation through final recovery to ensure appropriate claim resolution and pursuit of alternative recovery sources (e.g.

Subrogation, SIU, etc.). Provides all lines of business and departments, i.e. property, Boat and Yacht, Inland Marine, Public Sector, etc. with inspection assistance as needed, including Catastrophe response.

Effectively manages work assignments and tracks savings and referrals. For claim types that meet the specific criteria as defined by Auto Product guidelines for complete claim handling ( i.e. first notice of loss through the resolution/settlement and payment process) the following duties are concurrent with those listed above: Reviews and analyzes coverage and apply policy conditions, provisions, exclusions, and endorsements pertinent to a variety of 1st party auto damage claims.

Conducts damage management including properly managing the repair process. Establishes timely and maintains appropriate claim and expense reserves. Develops, documents and continually updates a plan of action, including maintaining an effective diary to manage file inventory and bring the claim to resolution in a timely manner.

Communicates claim damage assessment following negotiation of value with repair facilities. Obtains authorization to initiate payment to the customer/repair facility. In order to perform the essential functions of this job, acquisition and maintenance of Insurance License(s) may be required to comply with state and Travelers requirements.

Generally, license(s) must be obtained within three months of starting the job and obtain ongoing continuing education credits as mandated. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Opening ID: 12318BR Environmental/Work Schedules/Other: Environmental Exposure to Excess Noise (Frequently) Exposure to Dirt, Dust, Fumes, Smoke, Gases, or Other Irritating Substance (Frequently) Exposure to Variable Weather Conditions (Frequently) Operate or work around moving machinery (Frequently) Work Schedules Weekend work hours (Occasionally) Overnight work hours (Occasionally) Holiday work hours (Federal and religious) (Occasionally) Other Travel (Occasionally) This position will require participation in our Catastrophe Response Program which could include deployment away for a minimum of 16 days which includes 2 travel days to assist our customers in other states.(Occasionally) Incumbents who fill this position will be subject to periodic post-hire criminal background checks while employed in this position. As a condition of acceptance for the position, selected candidates for this position will be required to electronically accept the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) Disclosure Statement and Authorization included in the online employment application. You may also be subsequently asked to accept similar FCRA authorizations periodically throughout your employment with the Company. (Occasionally)

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies: Strong technical background including extensive knowledge of auto repair and repair techniques, including thorough understanding of auto terminology and vehicle construction. Thorough knowledge of claims appraisal systems and overall claim operations.

Demonstrated ownership attitude and customer centric response to all assigned tasks. Commitment to continuous education, i.e. I-CAR, ASE.

Ability to promptly travel, with little or no advance notice, demonstrating effective planning, expense and cost control skills. Competency Levels: Analytical Thinking

  • Basic Judgment/Decision Making

  • Basic Communication

  • Basic Negotiation

  • Intermediate Insurance Contract Knowledge

  • Basic Principles of Investigation

  • Basic Value Determination

  • Intermediate Settlement Techniques

  • Intermediate Auto Technical

  • Intermediate

Job Category:

Claim

Job Summary: This position is responsible for inspecting, estimating, evaluating, and negotiating 1st and 3rd party auto physical damage claims, including both personal and business insurance claims. The claim types will be basic to moderate physical damage coverages as it relates to damage assessment.

Also has responsibility for complete claim handling (i.e. first notice of loss through resolution /settlement and payment process) on claims that meet specific criteria as defined by Auto Product guidelines. This position will serve as a technical resource for inside auto claim staff and will provide advice and direction to claim professionals on claim physical damages to achieve optimal outcomes. This job does not manage others This job works under Moderate Supervision: Incumbent performs standard and routine assignments independently to conclusion; unusual problems which may require exceptions to procedures or processes are referred to the supervisor.

Position Type: Experienced/Professional Education, Work Experience & Knowledge: 2-Year College Degree, Bachelors Level Degree or Technical School preferred. 2 years auto appraisal experience preferred 1 year prior experience with insurance carrier preferred. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Physical Requirements: Operates standard office equipment (Continuously) Sitting (Can stand at will) (Occasionally) Standing (Frequently) Climbing unprotected heights (ladder, rooftop, stairs, loading dock (Occasionally) Use of Keyboards, Sporadic 10-Key (Frequently) Working in a confined or restricted area (Frequently) Driving (Continuously) Lifting items up to (enter weight) (36-50 lbs) (Occasionally)

Minimum Qualifications: High School Degree or GED with a minimum of one year auto appraisal experience required. Valid Driver's License

Company Information: Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers.

Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Licensing or Certificates: Repair industry certification such as Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) I-CAR Gold Class Professional level in Collision Repair

Primary Location: Richardson

  • Texas

  • United States

Secondary Location: Dallas

  • Texas

  • United States

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