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Kemper Insurance Salvage Specialist (Entry Level) in Bessemer, Alabama


Bessemer AL


Kemper is one of the nation’s leading specialized insurers. Our success is a direct reflection of the talented and diverse people who make a positive difference in the lives of our customers every day. We believe a high-performing culture, valuable opportunities for personal development and professional challenge, and a healthy work-life balance can be highly motivating and productive. Kemper’s products and services are making a real difference to our customers, who have unique and evolving needs. By joining our team, you are helping to provide an experience to our stakeholders that delivers on our promises.

Kemper Salvage Specialists' arrange for the sale of salvage at the highest possible price. Handles salvage losses and makes recommendations for the disposal of the salvage vehicles. Entry level candidates welcome to apply! We will pay to train the right candidate!

Position Responsibilities:

  • Reviews automobile salvage file to determine if the vehicle has been moved to a storage area.

  • Negotiates with storage facilities to minimize the amount of advance charges.

  • Ensures that salvage is stored at an approved facility, arranges for pick up or movement, as appropriate, or attempts to work with the storage facility to negotiate a competitive price and to leave salvage at the facility until sale/disposal.

  • Assists adjusters by sending appropriate total loss paperwork to the vehicle owner. Provides assistance to the vehicle owner by answering questions and by providing directions on how to correctly complete the total loss paperwork.

  • Learns and maintains thorough knowledge of state salvage and title laws for assigned states. May provide assistance to claim representatives by answering questions regarding state salvage and title laws, including owner-retained salvage laws and salvage title laws, upon request.

Position Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in salvage handling or insurance related experience preferred.

  • Prior work experience in an office environment, which includes prioritizing, working with little direct supervision and multi-tasking required.

  • Basic PC skills and typing at 20 WPM with 95% accuracy required.

  • Above average verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people with varying levels of education

  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail required.

Kemper is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, disability status or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We are committed to supporting diversity and equality across our organization and we work diligently to maintain a workplace free from discrimination.

Kemper does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Kemper and Kemper will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.