Claims Facilitator

Date: Jan 28, 2019

Location: Warrendale, PA, US, 15086

Job requisition: 13248
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Division or Field Office:

Customer Service Division

Department of Position: Zone Operations Dept 

Work from:

Pittsburgh Branch Office

 

At Erie Insurance, you’re not just part of a Fortune 500 company; you’re also a valued member of a diverse and inclusive team that includes more than 5,000 employees and over 2,200 independent agencies.  Our Employees work in the Home Office complex located in Erie, PA, and in our Field Offices that span 12 states and the District of Columbia.  To attract and retain the best talent, we reward our team members with competitive salaries and a very generous benefits package.

 

Position Summary

Under minimal supervision, settles routine claims within limits of authority.

 

  • The selected candidate will work from our Pittsburgh Branch Office

Duties and Responsibilities

Processes first party automobile, third party clear liability automobile and low severity propertyclaims within limits of authority. Contacts Policyholders and/or claimants, verifies coverage, sets reserves, requests claim checks and settles claims.

 

Establishes contact with all parties involved in the claim in accordance with ERIE’s expectations.

Prepares correspondence, forms and related materials.

 

Reviews all pending claims/activities on a regular basis.

 

Handles inquiries from Policyholders, Agents,  insurance carriers,claimants and others.

 

Enters loss information into claims system.

 

 

Supports new Employees by providing mentorship or training.

 

This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the incumbent. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instruction and to perform any other duties as requested by their supervisor, or as become evident.

 

 

Competencies

Ability to Manage Complexity

Detail Orientation

Developing And Maintaining Relationships

Flexibility/Adaptability

Information Management Skills

Interpersonal Communication

Job-Specific Knowledge

Oral Communication

Planning And Organizing

Service Orientation

Time Management

Qualifications

Educational Equivalents

 

High school diploma or GED and one year of related claims handling or customer service experience required; or


Bachelor's degree required.

 

Pursuit of general insurance education preferred. Ability to obtain  license as required by state within 90 days of employment in role.  Position requires incumbents to provide support for property claims during periods of heavy volume.

Physical Requirements

Lifting 0-20 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

Lifting Over 50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

Driving; Rarely

Pushing/Pulling; Occasional (<20%)

Manual Keying/Data Entry; Frequent (50-80%)

Climbing; Rarely


Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Job Segment: Claims, Liability, Insurance

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