Independent CAT Adjuster
Company: Crawford & Company
Location: Cape Coral
Posted on: February 5, 2020
Excellence In Everything We Touch Position Summary Under minimal
to intermediate direction, resolves claims by determining coverage,
investigating and evaluating losses, and negotiating settlements.
** This is not a 1099 opportunity. All Independent Adjusters
employed by Crawford & Co. will do so as a W2 employee.
Responsibilities Examines claims forms, policies and endorsements,
client instructions and other records when available to determine
coverage. Investigates claims by interviewing claimants and
inspecting physical damage. Sets loss reserves if applicable.
Prepares reports by collecting and summarizing information required
by client, local, state and federal government and by Crawford.
Settles claims by determining insurance carrier’s liability,
client’s instructions and authority levels required by obtaining
demands and making offers to claimants, issuing settlement checks,
making filings with regulatory agencies, disposing of salvage,
pursuing subrogation when appropriate. Controls claims costs.
Maintains expected case load. Maintains company reputation and
integrity of insurance products by complying with federal and state
regulations, service standards and client requirements. Maintains
professional and technical knowledge through continuing education.
Requirements Valid adjuster's license in state of residence (where
required by law). Minimum 1 year adjusting experience or equivalent
construction experience. Must be able to travel on short notice and
remain on location for indefinite periods. In most cases,
Catastrophe Adjusters are responsible for their own travel and
living expenses while on assignment. Must possess the necessary
tools, e.g. ladder, laptop, cell phone, etc., required for the
assignment available. Acceptable results on pre-employment drug
screen, criminal background check and motor vehicle records check.
Dependable vehicle & proof of auto insurance with required limits
of liability ($100,000/$300,000). Ability to climb and be able to
lift up to 40 lbs. Licenses & Certifications recommended. Auto
Certification Fire Certification NFIP Flood Certification Bilingual
a plus. Knowledge of Xactimate/Xactware preferred. Knowledge of
Mitchell preferred for auto adjusters. High school diploma Good
communication skills, organizational ability, technical knowledge,
and computer skills. Large catastrophe events may require prolonged
periods away from home and long working hours. About Us Based in
Atlanta, Ga., Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) is
one of the world's largest independent provider of claims
management solutions to the risk management and insurance industry
as well as self-insured entities, with an expansive global network
serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford System of
Claims SolutionsSM offers comprehensive, integrated claims
services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for
major product lines including property and casualty claims
management, workers compensation claims and medical management, and
legal settlement administration. The Company’s shares are traded on
the NYSE under the symbols CRDA and CRDB. In addition to a
competitive salary, Crawford offers you: Career advancement
potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford &
Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countries On-going
training opportunities through every stage of your career Crawford
& Company participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity
Employer. M/F/D/V Crawford & Company is not accepting unsolicited
assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All
resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Crawford
via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a
valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from
Crawford HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of
Crawford. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired
by Crawford as a result of the referral or through other means.
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