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Job Details

Insurance Agent

Employer

Co-operators - Advantage Insurance Group

Date Posted

January 07, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Lacombe, AB
  • Earnings $36,000.00 to $50,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 06, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Co-operators - Advantage Insurance Group

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Provincial or territorial licence

Experience

No experience

Work Setting

  • Office building
  • Insurance company

Specific Skills

  • Sell automobile, fire, health, life, property, marine, aircraft and other types of insurance
  • Establish client insurance coverage, calculate premiums and establish method of payment
  • Provide information concerning group and individual insurance packages, the range of risk coverage, benefits paid and other policy features

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Credit check
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

On-site customer service

Insurance Experience

  • Automobile insurance
  • Tenant insurance
  • House insurance
  • Individual insurance
  • Fire insurance
  • Property/casualty insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Disability Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits
  • Other Benefits

Screening questions

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

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

Interest Codes

Insurance Agents and Brokers
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to ensure appropriate forms, medical examinations and other policy requirements are completed; and to identify potential clientele

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading to solicit potential clientele and to sell automobile, fire, health, property, marine, aircraft and other types of insurance to clients

directive

Interest in monitoring insurance claims and in responding to clients' enquiries

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 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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Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

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Visual Abilities

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Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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