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Position:  Field Claims Adjuster Houston TX
Location:  Houston, TX
Job Id:  TX3333
# of Openings:   1

American Strategic Insurance
 
Job Title: Field Claims Adjuster
Department: Claims
Territory: Houston, TX
 
Job Details:
Insurance Discipline: Property and Casualty
Job duration: Full time
FLSA Status: Exempt
 
American Strategic Insurance (ASI) is a leading writer of Property and Casualty products domiciled in Florida. We are currently looking for a Field Claims Adjuster for the Houston, TX market including Harris, Waller, Hockley and Fort Bend counties, . ASI offers Personal Lines Property products in over 20 US states and is currently in the process of expanding into multiple states over the next two years.
 
Job Purpose:
Assures claims are fairly and accurately investigated and evaluated in accordance with established standards of quality and timeliness. This position is responsible for the coverage and damages analysis of property claims which includes the ability to negotiate and complete settlements fairly and equitably with all parties.
 
Essential Functions:
 
•Inspect risk, assess damage and accurately complete all phases of adjusting procedures with conclusion of properly indemnifying our insured according to the coverages provided by the specific policy
•Reviews new losses, examines coverage, makes initial contacts, resolves coverage issues, and reviews the policy and all endorsements that could affect coverage
•Makes recommendations to underwriting for correct policy rating
•Makes initial contact with all involved parties in the claim to determine exposures and required steps in resolving the claim
•Takes statements, obtains police reports, and makes final coverage determinations
•Works with independent adjusters to resolve all first-party property damage claims
 
Qualifications:
 
•Bachelor's degree or higher college education preferred
•Minimum 5 years claims experience required; previous property and casualty insurance experience preferred
•Clear understanding of coverage issues including policy provisions related to exclusions and endorsements
•Flexibility of a work schedule, with the ability to work 12-hour days when required as part of major catastrophe claims
•Continued pursuit of general insurance-related courses/designations also preferred
•Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills in progressively more complex/technical claims positions
•Experienced in use of computer based estimating software and has the ability to interpret estimates using unit pricing
•Working knowledge of home structures
•Must reside in territory
•Overnight travel required as necessary
•80% travel required within the designated territory
 
The ASI Culture and Benefits
 
The ASI Culture is like no other. While ASI stands for "American Strategic Insurance," we also believe it stands for "Attitude, Speed and Innovation." It is through these principles we plan our day and measure our success. This can be seen through the way our team members interact with each other, the fan letters from our agents and customers, to our success during a time where other companies have struggled.
 
ASI offers outstanding benefits, such as 100% employer-paid PPO health insurance for employees, 6% matching on our 401k retirement plan, PTO leave, employer-paid life insurance, and much more!
 
We are a drug-free workplace. Prior to accepting a position offered at ASI, candidates must consent to pre-employment drug testing. Any offer of employment extended is contingent upon the results of the drug test.


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