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Claims Adjuster Intern - Norfolk

Employer: Farmers Mutual of NE

Job Description:

Farmers Mutual is hiring a Claims Adjuster Intern in our Norfolk District Office. This would be a paid internship and on-site, in-person work is required. The projected start date is May 2024 but could be flexible depending on when school is finished. Typical hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00-4:30. If you are looking for a paid internship with a rock-solid company with deep Midwest roots, consider applying to be a Farmers Mutual Claims Adjuster Intern. Please supply both a cover letter and a resume. Applications with cover letters will be given preferential review. General Function of a Claims Adjuster Intern Position: Persons employed in this position are responsible for, but not limited to, working towards fulfillment of the Company’s goal to provide prompt, fair, quality claims service. Serve as liaison between the home office and the agency force in the adjustment of assigned claims, inspections, and preparation of underwriting reports. Performs duties under supervisory guidance and review. Duties and Responsibilities of a Claims Adjuster Intern: •  Assist with handling assigned losses of limited variety and underwriting inspections; prepare and submit reports to appropriate department. •  Call on producing agents, as necessary, keeping agents informed of claims handling issues and underwriting inspections for their clients. Assist in keeping agents informed of company policies and procedures. •  Inspection of properties following construction completion. •  Assist in adjusting and clerical duties as directed. •  Reporting to the office on a regular and timely basis is an essential function of the position. In addition to the duties and responsibilities set forth above, the employee occasionally may be asked to assist in other duties throughout the company on an as-needed basis. At no time will any employee be expected to perform any duties, which he or she is not mentally or physically capable of performing. Please call Tim at 402-379-0700 for more information.

Job Requirements

Qualifications of a Claims Adjuster Intern: •  High school graduate or equivalent is required. •  Aptitude for and general knowledge of construction, agri-business and/or automobile repair preferred. •  Completion of insurance related courses helpful. •  Must possess valid driver license and have good driving record. •  Ability to communicate effectively with agents, insureds and mortgagees/lien holders, via letter, electronic mail, phone and in person. •  Ability to work on own initiative recognizing the timeliness of all responsibilities and functions of the job. •  Computer proficiency. •  Ability to withstand varied working conditions, which may include indoor and outdoor work, extremes in temperature, uneven or slippery surfaces. •  Physical ability to lift 40 pounds, bend, stoop and crawl, climb ladders and to work at heights above ground level. •  Ability to tolerate prolonged standing, walking and to conduct visual inspections of insured property. Farmers Mutual recognizes that an individual with a disability may require an accommodation to enable them to successfully perform a job function. Should you require such an accommodation, please indicate the job function and suggested accommodation during the interview process. Farmers Mutual will attempt to make reasonable accommodations.

Job Details

Job Type: Internship
Number of Openings: 1
Wage: $18.00
Hours: 40
Job Category: Agriculture, Business, Information Technology/Computers, Insurance Services, Internships, Summer Jobs & Internships

Contact Information

RJ Suey
Human Resources Associate
501 S 13th St
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
Phone: (402) 413-7076

Application Method(s)

  • Apply Online

Listed Until: June 30, 2024


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