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Progressive Group of Insurance Companies, Claims Adjuster Trainee, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 10129

Fri, April 10, 2015

Explore this position and learn how to apply via your BTT Gateway account, BTT Gateway Job ID 10129

Join our collaborative team of dedicated individuals—and love what you do. 

Why Progressive? We’re an organization that celebrates and rewards hard work each and every day, with a goal of being a company people can trust. 

Claims Adjuster Trainee 

Join our team and put your curiosity, intellect and investigative abilities to good use as a Claims Adjuster. As part of our Progressive Claims Team, you'll be part detective, part counselor and part hero. We are looking for naturally curious people who are always interested in getting the whole story. 

You’ll develop relationships with customers, investigate insurance policy coverage, determine fault in auto accidents, and document activity on each claim to resolve them as quickly and accurately as possible. As you advance in this role and as the business need arises, you may have an opportunity to compete for jobs learning how to estimate property damage or to adjust injury claims. We're looking for someone who can work effectively with customers who've been in an accident while keeping an eye on the details. 

Paid Training! Our award winning, in-depth training empowers you to confidently deliver positive outcomes for our customers. In our two week Claims Ownership Class you’ll learn about field claims and property damage fundamentals like how to handle total loss situations. 

Location: Various Locations in Texas 

Work Schedule: Some evening and weekend hours may be required. 

Salary: $40,000.00 - $43,000.00 based on geographic location. 

Education, Skills and Experience Needed to be Successful: 
•Bachelor's degree (expected completion date by May 2015) or 5 years of relevant work experience and/or postsecondary education 
•Relevant experience includes: 
-Claims adjuster or property damage adjuster 
oRepair work within an automobile repair and/or body shop 
oPosition that developed or required the ability to think critically, solve problems, effectively communicate verbally and in writing, and embrace new challenges 
•Strong customer service skills 
•Ability to quickly build rapport and successfully effect settlements 
•Excellent organization and problem-solving skills 
•Ability to multi-task and prioritize 
•Effective team player and able to work in a highly structured environment 
•Proficient in basic computer skills, including typing and ability to utilize software programs in a Windows environment 
•Ability to deal with conflict 

Progressive Offers: 
•Gainshare bonus of up to 16% of salary (Our annual Gainshare bonus program rewards employees based on the company’s achievement of annual performance objectives) 
•Ongoing training, tuition assistance and opportunities for career advancement 
•Award winning, inclusive environment with Employee Resource Groups 
•Comprehensive benefits (medical, dental, vision and life) and a 401(k) plan 
•Employee discounts 
•Child care subsidy 

Apply Now 
Apply now and find out what it’s like to be valued for the talent and passion you invest in all that you do. 

Here are a few things to keep in mind when applying with us: 
•You’ll be asked for information around your employment history and educational background 
•After applying, you are able to monitor your status in the recruiting process on your profile 
•A recruiter will contact you by email or phone if you are under consideration for a current position 
•Some positions require candidates to meet company requirements on our online assessment test 
•Candidates must pass a comprehensive background check 

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