Material Damage Field Claims Representative

Department Claims
Status Full Time
Location Idaho Falls, Idaho
Company Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company of Idaho
Rate of Pay $50,000 DOE
Closing Date --
Positions Available 1
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Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co. of Idaho


Material Damage Field Claims Representative


Department: Claims                                                           Job Status: Full Time

FLSA Status: Exempt                                                          Reports To: Material Damage Claims Manager

Grade/Level: NA                                                                Amount of Travel Required: 40-50%

Job Type: Regular                                                               Positions Supervised: None

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday



The focus of this position centers around producing timely claim adjustments that are high quality and accurate.



Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Functions Statement(s)

  • Manage and resolve claims.
  • Review insurance policy to determine coverage and limits.
  • Communicate and take statements from policyholders and claimants in order to gather information regarding claims.
  • Set and maintain reserves adequately.
  • Prepare insurance claim forms and related documents and review them for completeness.
  • Provide customer service, such as instructions on proceeding with claims or referrals to auto repair facilities or local contractors.
  • Organize and work with detailed office records, using computers to enter, access, search and retrieve data.
  • Post or attach information to claim file.
  • Identify potential suspicious claims and refer to SIU.
  • Identify opportunities for subrogation.
  • Calculate amount of claim.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.



Competency Statement(s)

  • Accountability – Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
  • Accuracy – Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Analytical Skills – Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
  • Communication – Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word and also writing in a clear and concise manner.
  • Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
  • Ethical – Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.
  • Honesty / Integrity – Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.
  • Organized – Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
  • Responsible – Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct.
  • Professionalism – Avoid business or personal activities that present a conflict of interest. Display conduct favorable to oneself, the department, and the company.



Education: Bachelor’s Degree or comparable experience.

Preferred experience: Four years comparable experience in auto, construction, or other areas pertinent to insurance claims.

Computer Skills: Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

Licenses: Must have a standard Driver’s License.

Other Requirements: Participate in industry courses such as AIC and/or CPCU.

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This is a general description and not a policy contract. Please read the actual policy documents for important details on coverages, exclusions, limits, conditions and terms.
If there is any conflict between the information found on this website and the policy, the policy prevails.