Insurance Field Inspector Job Description

Insurance Field Inspector Job Description

Insurance Field Inspector Job Overview

An insurance field inspector is responsible for conducting residential and commercial property inspections for the purpose of processing insurance claims. They schedule appointments for visual inspections, home inspections, occupancy inspections, and more and document their findings in detailed reports. They are required to collect measurements, take photographs, transcribe interviews, and request supporting documents, when needed, as part of their inspection services. Adjusters may provide valuations, property assessments, and investigations on behalf of insurance companies, mortgage companies, financial institutions, or other corporate entities. Insurance field inspectors work in the field and often are hired as independent contractors.

Insurance Field Inspector Job Template

Insurance Field Inspector Job Summary

Are you a detail-oriented professional interested in a multifaceted career that offers a flexible schedule and local travel? Consider pursuing this exciting opportunity at our fast-growing company as an insurance field inspector! We are looking for an individual who is committed to maintaining the highest ethical standards and has an unparalleled commitment to reporting accuracy. We’ll look to you for the facts in this role, which you’ll compile in high-quality inspection reports. On a day-to-day basis, you may be photographing and measuring, interviewing, and writing; a field inspector does it all. Does this description pique your interest? If so, apply today!


Ashburn, VA

Insurance Field Inspector Responsibilities

  • Schedule site inspections via phone or email and travel to residential or commercial sites to conduct investigations
  • Document findings in comprehensive inspection reports that include all necessary details such as measurements, photographs, data, and interview transcripts, and more
  • Complete online training or in-person educational programs, as needed, to comply with inspection standards
  • Follow insurance inspection, policy, safety, and ethical codes of conduct that meet or exceed client expectations
  • Deliver superb customer service and professionalism in every interaction to appropriately represent the company

Insurance Field Inspector Qualifications

  • A high school diploma or GED equivalent required; a bachelor’s degree in engineering, law enforcement, building inspection, or other relevant discipline is preferred
  • Previous work experience in the insurance industry in loss control, quality control, or field inspection is highly valued
  • Transportation, valid driver’s license required
  • Must pass a background check and pre-employment screening
  • Proficiency using digital camera and photography skills are desired
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and related computer software is a must
  • Strong analytical, writing, and interpersonal communication skills are necessary

Insurance Field Inspector Compensation

$17.88/hour (National Average)


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