Spec II - Property Damage Liability Adjuster in Clearwater, FL at PODS

Date Posted: 1/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

The Property Damage Liability Adjuster will investigate, determine liability, confirm coverage, estimate damages, reports status and negotiate settlement of customer claims.    Estimates the cost of repair or replacement of damaged property, determines and reports on subrogation potential, and coordinates with internal departments in fact gathering and insurance carriers in policy compliance and reimbursement efforts.

Represents the company from a public relations standpoint and must conduct oneself as a member of management at all times.  Personal contacts are a major part of activity and include carriers, customers, claimants, agents, witnesses, repair facilities, contractors, special investigators, attorneys, expert witnesses and all others involved to the investigation and processing of claims.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Examines insurance policies and other records to determine insurance coverage
  • Interviews, telephones, and/or corresponds with customer/claimants and internal departments and witnesses regarding claims
  • Consults records, coordinates property damage inspections to determine extent of company’s liability and varying methods of investigation according to the type of insurance
  • Estimates cost of repair, replacement or compensation
  • Prepares report of findings to Risk Management and negotiates settlements
  • Coordinates litigation with Legal Department with settlement cannot be negotiated
  • Revises case reserves in assigned claim files to cover most probable outcomes
  • Assists with preparation of loss experience reports to help determine profitability and calculates adequate future loss funding
  • Partner with organization functional teams in developing meaningful tools relating to claims performance
  • Build and maintain quality working relationships with service providers, stakeholders and internal departments

Job Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 620 All Lines Adjuster License required
  • AIC or CIC designation preferred
  • 3 + years of professional experience required
  • Working knowledge of commercial insurance coverage types, products and uses

Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

PODS Enterprises, LLC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. We will not discriminate unlawfully against qualified applicants or employees with respect to any term or condition of employment based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, place of birth, military service status, or other basis protected by law.

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