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NOC 1313 Insurance underwriters

Example Titles
adjuster
adjuster – insurance
adjuster trainee – insurance
automobile claims technical adjuster
casualty insurance adjuster
claims adjuster – insurance
claims approver – insurance
claims consultant
claims examiner
claims examiner – insurance
claims investigator
claims investigator – insurance
claims representative
claims representative – insurance
disability claims examiner – insurance
disaster relief claims adjuster – insurance
field adjuster – insurance
fire insurance adjuster
freight adjuster – insurance
group life claims examiner – insurance
health and dental claims examiner – insurance
insurance adjuster
insurance inspector
liability adjuster – insurance
loss examiner – insurance
marine claims adjuster – insurance
marine insurance adjuster
medical claims assessor – insurance
motor vehicle claims adjuster – insurance
production examiner
property adjuster – insurance
public adjuster – insurance
railroad claims adjuster – insurance
settlement management associate
settlement specialist
staff adjuster – insurance
telephone adjuster – insurance
trainee adjuster – insurance
workers’ compensation adjuster – insurance

Lead statement
Insurance underwriters review and evaluate insurance applications to determine insurance risks, insurance premiums and extent of insurance coverage according to company policies. Insurance underwriters are employed at head and branch offices of insurance companies.

Main duties
Insurance underwriters perform some or all of the following duties:
Review individual and group applications for automobile, fire, health, liability, life, property, marine, aircraft and other insurance
Evaluate new and renewal applications to determine insurance risks, insurance premiums, extent of insurance coverage and other conditions of the insurance contract using medical reports, rate tables and other documents and reference materials; adjust premiums, coverage or risk itself to make acceptance of new and renewal applications possible
Approve sale of insurance policies and ensure compliance with government regulations
Provide recommendations on individual or group insurance plan designs
Provide underwriting advice and answer inquiries from clients and from insurance agents, consultants and other company personnel
Prepare underwriting reports and update insurance forms when necessary.

Source: Canada website