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Job Details

Claims Adjuster - Insurance



Date Posted

June 28, 2024


  • Location Peace River, AB
  • Earnings $50,000.00 to $90,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 28, 2024
Job Requirements






  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

Independent insurance adjusters company


  • Calculate insurance claims
  • Review and examine insurance claims
  • Examine adjusters' reports, insurance claims and precedents to determine extent of insurance coverage
  • Ensure settlements are made according to company practices and procedures
  • Consult lawyers, doctors or other individuals to discuss insurance claims
  • Approve insurance claims
  • Consult with claimants, accident witnesses, doctors and others
  • Determine amount of loss or damages covered by insurance policies
  • Determine validity of claims
  • Examine records and reports to determine insurance coverage
  • Inspect automobile, home or other property damage
  • Investigate circumstances surrounding insurance claims
  • Negotiate settlement of claims
  • Prepare adjustment reports
  • Take statements

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Provincial Insurance Adjusters' Licence
  • Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP)

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Word
  • Database software
  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Windows

Insurance experience

  • Automobile
  • Residential or property
  • Commercial or industrial property
  • Accident

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is your current level of study?


1 year to less than 2 years

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Commission
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage paid
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Long term benefits

  • Long-term care insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Claims Adjuster - Insurance is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Insurance Adjusters

Interest in analyzing information when inspecting automobile, home and other property damage and when examining records and reports


Interest in negotiating the settlement of claims


Interest in recommending settlements or legal action

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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