Liability Adjuster

Date: Feb 10, 2024

Location: Canton, OH, US, 44718

Company: Erie Insurance

Division or Field Office:

Canton Branch Office

Department of Position: Claims Department 

Hiring Manager:

Daniel M. Risaliti

Work from:

home in Ohio

Salary Grade:


Salary Range:

$53,114.00 - $84,844.00 *

ERIE's normal promotional salary calculation practice will be followed based on level of role you are hired for



Talent Acquisition Partner:

Alicia A. Aldridge

Posting Expiration:


*This range represents a national range and the actual salary will depend on several factors including the scope and complexity of the role and the skills, education, training, credentials, location, and experience of an applicant, as well as level of role for which the successful candidate is hired.


Position Summary


Exercises independent discretion and judgement in claims handling involving complex liability issues, to include coverage issues and minor injury claims.


  • This is a remote, work from home position and the ideal candidate will live close to the Canton Branch Office.

Duties and Responsibilities

Conducts investigations, evaluate and make recommendations regarding coverage and liability.

Sets and maintains reserves. Obtains documents to establish the value of claims and negotiates settlement or declines claim. 

Documents files and submits final report.

Identifies subrogation opportunities and initiates appropriate action. 

Negotiates with all parties, or their representatives, within designated authority.

Completes required training. 

Trains and mentors.

Travel for training may be required.

The first five duties listed are the functions identified as essential to the job. Essential functions are those job duties that must be performed in order for the job to be accomplished.


Values Diversity
Nimble Learning
Customer Focus
Cultivates Innovation
Information Management Skills
Instills Trust
Optimizes Work Processes
Job-Specific Knowledge
Ensures Accountability
Decision Quality


High school diploma or GED required;

Associate's or Bachelor's degree preferred. 

One year claims' handling experience, preferably with casualty claims, or equivalent educational experience, preferred.

Position requires incumbents to provide support for property claims during periods of heavy volume.  

Appropriate license as required by state.

Physical Requirements

Lifting/Moving 0-20 lbs; Occasional (<20%)
Lifting/Moving 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)
Ability to move over 50 lbs using lifting aide equipment; Occasional (<20%)
Pushing/Pulling/moving objects, equipment with wheels; Occasional (<20%)
Climbing/accessing heights; Rarely
Driving; Occasional (<20%)
Manual Keying/Data Entry/inputting information/computer use; Frequent (50-80%)

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron