Students Organize Career Profile Insurance Adjuster Food badges: Tech, Sales and Support Services Holland Code: Organize The best we can do is size up the chances, calculate the risks involved, estimate our ability to deal with them, and then make our plans with confidence. Henry Ford In A Nutshell I work with clients who say they had their property damaged and decide how much money our company should give them to fix it I look at evidence to determine what happened leading up the accident and try to piece together the complete story I research customers’ accounts to figure out what they have insurance coverage for Swipe Potential Salary Range $68,000 Annually Which provinces would this job be in? AB Alberta BC British Columbia MB Manitoba NB New Brunswick NL Newfoundland & Labrador NS Nova Scotia NU Nunavut NWT Northwest Territories ON Ontario PEI Prince Edward Island QC Quebec SK Saskwatchewan YT Yukon Territories I’m lucky because my workplace changes very often. There are some days I’m in the office taking calls and working through numbers. Other days I visit farms and houses to look at damage and get details about a claim. Every day is different and new. Workplace Indoor Job Requirements & Duties Work with customers to understand the damage they are claiming on their insurance Go through evidence like pictures and witness explanations to understand the details of the situation Write reports that explain very clear details of the story based on evidence Research the cost of repairs for different situations Go through customers' accounts and decide how much money they are owed Talk to customers to explain the amount of money they’ll get from a claim and why Education & Training A university degree in finance or another business-related field is required 100all Job Outlook The growth in demand for this job is somewhat lower than average. This means that there may be some competition for prospective employees in this field. Related School Subjects 69 Math Social Studies Career Education What words come to mind when thinking about this career? Money Insurance Repairs Important Skills Customer Service When I’m working with customers, I act with compassion and make sure they know that I’m really listening and care about what they’re saying Money Management In insurance, we are at the end of the day dealing with large amounts of money. It’s helpful to be someone that feels comfortable working with money and understands finances Detail-Oriented When a customer submits a claim, it’s my job to really work through the details of a situation to determine the complete truth of what happened so they are given the exact amount of money they deserve Written Communications I have to take very detailed notes and write thorough reports so that our company has great records of each client. Being comfortable with these kinds of written communication is valuable. Swipe The Best Things About This Job Are… Pays Well Helps Others Flexible Work Environment Problem Solving Continuous Learning Has Business Perks Similar Careers Loan Officer Accountant Commodity Trader Financial Analyst & Planner Helpful Links YouTube - How to Become an Insurance Claims Adjuster: Insurance Careers YouTube - A Day in the Life of an Office Claims Representative Tips to Choose the Right Public Adjuster Career Glossary Insurance Coverage Evidence References Claims Adjuster Job Description. (2020). Claims Adjuster Job Description. (2019). What do Insurance Adjusters and Investigators Do (Including their Typical Day at Work). (No Date). Disclaimer All career information has been gathered from a variety of sources and compiled to provide a general idea as to what each career could entail. Agriculture in the Classroom Canada is committed to doing our best to ensure the information is current and reliable. However, we will not be liable for the accuracy of the information. Please contact us if you notice errors or would like to provide feedback.