Claims Adjuster Trainee

Progressive Federal Way , WA 98003

Posted 3 months ago

Claims Adjuster Trainee

  • Federal Way, WA

As a claims adjuster on our team, you'll help customers get back on the road after an accident. Managing the claims process from start to finish, you'll maintain strong relationships with customers while resolving auto claims efficiently.

Primarily over the phone in a fast-paced office environment, you'll rely on your decision-making and multitasking skills to resolve a high volume of claims. Bring your passion for helping others to our team and we'll teach you the insurance stuff. We'll provide training on property damage and insurance contracts so you can confidently and independently adjust claims.

Pay: $50,500 bonus potential

Schedule: Mon

  • Fri, 8-5 or 9-6 pm during training (about 10 weeks), then Tues

  • Sat after training to start

Some work from home options are available after 6 months of employment, based on employee performance and manager approval.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Determine liability (who's at fault for the damages)

  • Interview customers, claimants, and witnesses over the phone

  • Partner with appraisers/estimators to manage vehicle repairs via an office environment

  • Negotiate with customers and other insurance carriers

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree OR a combined total of five years of work experience and/or college education

  • Work or educational experience must include:

o Making decisions

o Solving problems

o Planning, prioritizing and organizing

o Effectively communicating verbally and in writing

o Customer service

  • Valid driver's license

Benefits & Perks:

As one of the largest insurance companies in the nation, Progressive offers the confidence and stability that comes with working for a growing organization always striving for excellence. As an employee, you will enjoy an inclusive environment that embraces strategic thinking, drive and diversity. Progressive employees also benefit from:

  • Annual gainshare bonus of up to 16% of salary; Progressive rewards each of us with an annual bonus based on company performance

  • 401k which includes dollar-for-dollar company match of up to 6%

  • Paid training, tuition assistance and career development

  • Welcoming culture with Employee Resource Groups

  • Wellness program with discounts & rewards

  • Earning paid time off after first two weeks and the standard benefits (medical, dental, vision)

Apply today!

Equal Opportunity Employer


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