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Claims Adjuster

Augusta-Richmond County

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The purpose of this classification is to process and maintain claims documentation, receive and respond to questions regarding claims activities, and other administrative tasks as assigned.


  • Manages the administration of property, casualty or other liability claims from intake through settlement or trial for all Consolidated Government departments and constitutional offices: reviews claims to determine Consolidated Government liability according to applicable local, state and federal laws, rules and regulations.
  • Receives, reviews, analyzes and investigates reports of property, casualty and other liability claims: establishes case files; conducts on-site inspections and interviews with employees, claimants, attorneys and departmental contacts; identifies, evaluates, controls and minimizes Consolidated Government loss or damage to physical assets and losses arising from liability claims.
  • Prepares Notices of Claim for all property and casualty accidents/losses reported: contacts parties involved to ensure accurate and comprehensive information; discusses management and settlement recommendations with adjusters; notifies fleet management for cases involving damage to Consolidated Government vehicles; and reviews and issues repair payments.
  • Assists in mediation and litigation activities: coordinates subrogation activities against persons or companies that cause financial loss to the Consolidated Government; participates in settlement negotiations; conducts research; assists attorneys where appropriate in the development of case information and strategy; and attends depositions, mediations, trials and other official meetings and events.


  • Reviews all claims for accuracy
  • Confirms quality repair of vehicles, fencing, etc.
  • May train staff
  • Conducts investigations to verify claims filed by employees


Education:    Bachelor's or Associate's Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, or a related field or a High School Diploma/GED based on experience.

Experience:  Two (2) years of experience with Bachelor's Degree, four (4) years with Associate's Degree, or six (6) years with High School Diploma/GED in claims management with emphasis in vehicle repair.

Knowledge of:

  • Applicable laws, rules, and regulations
  • Knowledgeable in all facets of paint & body repair business

Skill in:

  • Reviewing documents for accuracy
  • Applying laws, rules, and regulations
  • Reading and interpreting plans and specifications
  • Conducting inspections
  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.


  • Possession of a valid driver's license with good driving history.  If State license is other than Georgia or South Carolina, applicant must obtain a license in Georgia or South Carolina within 30 days of employment. 
  • Georgia Claims Adjuster License or ability to obtain within 12 months of hire

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