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A Day In The Life Of A Claims Specialist in Fire Proximity – req13028
Do you enjoy helping others? Can you see yourself being the face of State Farm helping our policy holders in their time of need?
This position is for a Claim Specialist Fire Proximity, handling accidental and weather-related homeowners, commercial, and large loss claims. You will be the first point of contact to meet with our insureds, to explain coverage, estimate damages and help them recover from the unexpected. As a Fortune 50 Company, we hire the best employees to serve our customers, making us a leader in the insurance and financial services industry.
This is a work from home and virtual office environment in which you start your day from home but will have a mobile office/vehicle to work from and utilize for transportation to and from your appointments.
LOCATION: Plainfield/Oswego, Illinois territory and surrounding area. Selected candidates will be required to reside within one of the zip codes associated with the location for which they are selected. This is not negotiable. *The acceptable zip codes for residency are as follows:
60564 60403 60565 60474 60490 60503 60543 60544 60585 60586
We Are Looking for Candidates With
Must Have Skills/Technologies:
Physical agility required to allow for frequent lifting, carrying, unfolding and climbing a ladder utilizing appropriate equipment in accordance with safety guidelines to traverse roofs at various heights for inspection of both residential and commercial structures.
The ability to crawl in tight spaces
Excellent customer service, relationship building skills, and decision making skills.
You must have a valid driver’s license
Preferred Technical Skills: Xactimate, XactContents
Preferred Skills, Knowledge, and Experience: Relevant claims adjusting experience and/or construction background is preferred.
What You Can Expect
Must be willing to work flexible work shifts as operations dictates. May work irregular hours, including weekends, and holidays, based on workload and job requirements. There is potential for overtime pay in this role.
Training will be virtual for the first 5-10 weeks and vary upon selected candidate’s experience. One week of training will take place in Bloomington, IL and all expenses will be paid.
If relocation is required, it should occur before the training/start date
You may be required to obtain a Property and Casualty Adjuster’s License
Candidates may often be required to work outside of their assigned territory as business needs dictates
Next Steps – Competitive candidates may be invited to participate in pre-employment testing and/or the interview process.
What’s In It For You
Competitive Benefits, Pay and Bonus Potential!
Volunteer opportunities: Get involved and give back to the community!
Tuition Reimbursement: We support opportunities for you to learn and grow!
A Learning Culture: Mentoring, Professional Designations, Employee Development, and more…
401k Plan and FULLY FUNDED PENSION PLAN!
Dress Code: We trust our employees to dress for their day
We embrace Diversity and Inclusion
Learn more about our benefits at State Farm Careers
We are not just offering a job but a meaningful career! We’re here to help life go right®
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