• Claim Trainee - Graduate Development Program

    Location US-OH-Richfield
    Posted Date 2 months ago(12/21/2019 8:48 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Positions
    National Interstate
    Position Type
    Full Time
  • Overview

    National Interstate is a member of Great American Insurance Group. As one of the leading commercial transportation insurers in the nation, we offer risk financing solutions in all 50 states tailored to meet the needs of a wide variety of transportation classes. Our offerings include traditional insurance and innovative alternative risk transfer (ART) programs, including more than a dozen group captive programs catering to niche wheels markets. We are proud to be a multiple Northcoast 99 winner and Cleveland Plain Dealer Top Workplace in Northeast Ohio. It is because of our talented and dedicated team that we are able to live out our company values of integrity, transparency, fairness, accountability, empowerment and collaboration with each transaction we make. If you are ready to join an engaging and driven team such as ours, we would love to hear from you!


    • Participates in and performs investigating and maintaining claims:
      • Learns to review and evaluate coverage and / or liability.
      • Learns to secure and analyze necessary information (i.e., reports, policies, appraisals, releases, statements, records or other documents) to assist in the investigation of claims.
    • May participate in affecting settlements / reserves within prescribed limits; submits recommendations to supervisor on cases exceeding personal authority.
    • Learns to ensure that claims payments are issued in a timely and accurate manner.
    • Learns to ensure claims handling is conducted in compliance with applicable statues, regulations and other legal requirements, and that all applicable company procedures and policies are followed.
    • Learns to convey information (coverage, decision, outcomes, etc.) to all appropriate parties, maintaining a professional demeanor in all situations.
    • Successfully completes all coursework / education as assigned.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.


    The Ignition program at National Interstate is an exciting way for college graduates to enter the workforce and not only become experts in their field, but truly understand the business that they work for!


    You will:

    • Spend 5 weeks in intense classroom and on-the-job training
    • Gain a deep understanding of our business model and value proposition 
    • Get exposed to other areas of the business outside of your discipline
    • Shadow corporate meetings and gain a broad understanding of our place in the market
    • Have access to senior management throughout the program


    Anticipated graduation date ranging from Winter 2019 to Spring 2020


    Education:Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
    Field of Study: Liberal Arts, Business or a related discipline.
    Experience: Part of a formal training program. Previous office experience preferred.

    Scope of Job: Works within narrowly defined limits and authority on assignments of low complexity. Possesses basic functional knowledge and skills reflective of study and/or on the job development. Performs work under close supervision.


    Physical Requirements:
    • Requires prolonged sitting.
    • Requires continuous use of computer.
    • May lift, carry, push, or pull objects up to 10 lbs.
    • Requires regular and predictable attendance.


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