Zurich NA Crop Adjuster - Northwest Ohio (includes counties of Allen, Mercer, Putnam and Auglize--see description) in Delphos, Ohio

Crop Adjuster - Northwest Ohio (includes counties of Allen, Mercer, Putnam and Auglize--see description)


Join one of the leaders in the cropinsurance industry as an Adjuster!

RCIS provides insurance and superiorservices through leading agents to protect America’s farmers and ranchers. It’sbeen an innovator in crop insurance since the crop insurance business wasprivatized by the federal government in 1980. Today it’s one of the nation’slargest crop insurance providers, offering risk management protection in all 50states through a national network of about 4,000 professionally trained andlicensed agents.

This is a great opportunity to servethe agricultural community. As a CropAdjuster, your primary accountabilities will include:

  • Complete fieldinspections and related responsibilities such as reading maps and aerialphotos, measuring field and storage bins, and discussing findings of crop losswith farmers

  • Perform factfinding regarding crop damage; record information and transmit loss informationto accurately determine potential damages

  • Provide excellentservice to our customers – both agents and policyholders (farmers)

  • Utilize companysoftware to electronically transmit claims information directly from the fieldto RCIS to ensure claims are processed timely and accurately

  • Follow regulatoryand company rules, policies and procedures

You will work out of a homeoffice. To optimize the business needs and customer needs/ experience, weprefer that the individual be located in the territory of coverage. Thisterritory requires coverage of Northwest Ohio and includes counties of Allen, Mercer,Putnam and Auglize, as well as the surrounding counties. You will beexpected to travel at least 50% of the time to cover the territory.

Benefits of being a Crop Adjusterwith RCIS include:

Work outdoors

  • Dress casually – wear jeans to workevery day!

  • Work with state-of-the-arttechnology

  • Work independently; crop adjuster’soffice out of their homes

  • Classroom and on-the-job trainingprovided

  • Opportunity to earn Overtime andTravel Incentive pay (based on business need)

  • Opportunity to travel & worknationally on a voluntary basis

Career Opportunities – the knowledgeand experience gained as a crop adjuster provide opportunity to advance intoother positions with RCIS such as claims management, field service/sales, andtraining

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • 6 or more months of experience inthe agricultural area

  • Crop Adjuster Proficiency ProgramCertification (CAPP) must be obtained within 180 days of hire date.

  • Reliable personal transportation andtravel within territory

  • Walk in agricultural fields up to 3miles

  • Climb agricultural storage bins upto 25 feet

  • Lift 25 lbs. to 50 lbs.

  • Work outdoors in varyingtemperatures/weather conditions

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal, written, andinterpersonal communication skills

  • Strong organization andprioritization skills

  • Intermediate Microsoft Officeskills

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

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Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Delphos

Other Locations: United States-Ohio-Lima

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 50 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 05/03/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002IO