Property Adjuster - Field Estimating - Chicago, IL

Allstate Insurance Company

3.2

(29)

Chicago, IL

Why you should apply for a job to Allstate Insurance Company:

  • 76% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.

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    Position summary

    ars we've thrived by staying a step ahead of whatever's coming next - to give customers peace of mind no matter what changes they face. We acted with conviction to advocate for seat belts, air bags and graduated driving laws. We help give survivors of domestic violence a voice through financial empowerment. We've been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection.

    We are the Good Hands. We don't follow the trends. We set them.

    Sign On Bonus:

    You may be eligible for a $1000 Licensing Sign on Bonus if you have the applicable active licenses needed for this role. This could include Home Resident Property & Casualty License, Designated Home State (DHS) Florida or Texas License, and/or applicable Appraiser License.

    • Candidates who have previously worked for and are seeking to be rehired at Allstate and its family of companies are not eligible for this sign-on bonus.

    Allstate Benefits

    Being a part of Allstate means you receive a benefits package from Day 1 of employment. This includes time off, healthcare, retirement, and more. That is why as an Allstater, you'll enjoy a Total Rewards package that includes:

    • Competitive pay with needed support for continuous development and career advancement.

    • Flexibility in scheduling and a time off policy that helps support your work/life balance.

    • Initial and ongoing training to get you proficient in your new role.

    • Comprehensive benefits like a 401K/pension, education reimbursement, and programs to help you balance work with the rest of your life. Visit https://www.allstategoodlife.com to learn more.

    Company Car:

    Based on our Company Car Guidelines, this role may qualify for a company car. Our leadership team determines this based on annual work mileage for this location. You may be required to use your personal vehicle until these guidelines are met. We offer mileage reimbursements for personal vehicle usage during work.

    A day in the life of a Field Property Adjuster, and what it takes to do the job!

    As a Field Property Adjuster, you will be dedicated to providing exceptional service to our policyholders. Your primary responsibility will involve traveling to our customers' homes to conduct on-site inspections, investigate coverage, prepare estimates, and settle claims promptly and efficiently. Additionally, you will handle virtual claims countrywide, leveraging various platforms and software such as Xactimate and ClaimsX Video Collaboration. Your expertise will be particularly focused on water losses, ensuring our customers receive the highest level of support and resolution for these specific claims. Please note that this role requires residency within 50 miles of Chicago, IL.

    You'll wear a few hats that will require a level of experience:

    • The Customer Service Expert -you'll live into Allstate's Claims Culture by caring, empowering, and restoring, and you will accomplish that by being compassionate, clear, and a committed partner in each Casualty claim. You lead with empathy, always.

    • The Investigator - you'll confidently and independently investigate property claims by performing detailed reviews of damage and interpreting policies to determine coverage.

    • The Effective Communicator - you'll use phone, emails and sometimes even video chat with customers to help them through a fast, fair, and easy claims process. You'll also incorporate a specific approach to claim handling to offer the customer their preference of communication to efficiently discuss their claim needs and keep them updated on the claim progress.

    • The Negotiator - You will evaluate and negotiate claims settlements with customers, vendors, third party carriers and claimants, in accordance with all legal and business standard methodologies. With negotiations, you will incorporate tactics in handling challenging and complex situations.

    • **The Problem Solver -**you'll utilize multiple tools to get the job done in a fast-paced environment, including estimate tools, job aids, and additional settlement platforms, all while using your sharp critical thinking skills.

    • The Recorder - you'll protect the company financially by executing policies along policy agreements, and you keep a clear record of your work in a claims system that you will be trained on. You'll accomplish this by ensuring timely and accurate documentation is completed as you work on each claim.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 2 years previous experience as an outside adjuster

    • Proficiency in using Xactimate and other relevant software

    • Strong critical thinking and technical skills to assess damages accurately and expedite claims settlements

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to provide exceptional customer service

    • Ability to travel to customers' homes and handle virtual claims countrywide effectively

    • Detail-oriented and organized, with a focus on delivering high-quality work

    • Residency within the posted location is mandatory for this role

    • Valid driver's license and willingness to travel as part of the job requirements

    • Are willing and able to carry a 50-pound ladder and access up to a 6/12 pitch on either a one to two-story roof (requirement varies by location, please reach out to your recruiter for more details)

    Notice of Licensing Requirement:

    As a condition of employment, your office/area may require you to obtain an adjuster and/or an appraiser license which includes passing an additional background check with the Department of Labor.

    • If applicable, you will be required to secure license(s) within 60 days of hire.

    • If required, the Hiring Manager will work with you along with the Centralized Licensing team to ensure that you are properly licensed.

    Compensation offered for this role is $60,000 - $99,000 per year and is based on experience and qualifications.

    Good Hands. Greater Together. ℠

    As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary - but that's just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you'll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy. For a full description of Allstate's benefits, visit https://https://www.allstate.jobs/benefits/

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    Why you should apply for a job to Allstate Insurance Company:

  • 76% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.