Job Description

Technical Claims Specialist, Specialty Lines

Work from Home Opportunity 

Opportunity to work on Complex Challenging Claims and be a technical leader

with a large reputable insurer 



Duties & Responsibilities 

Manage a portfolio of large complex claims, including but not limited to large CGL claims / E&O / D&O / US Liability /    Environmental / Class Action / Latent

Coach and Mentor junior staff.
Engage all stakeholders in the effective management of a claim including underwriting, reinsurance, actuary and senior leadership.
Assist in the quality assurance audits of our Claims staff, vendors and brokers.
Represent Economical in litigation, mediation and alternate dispute processes.
Assist in training and providing technical support to team members.

Qualifications / Experience 

Professional, friendly and courteous in all interactions, whether with customers, co-workers or vendors.
A desire to work at the pinnacle of the adjusting experience in a high performance team. 
Strong industry relationships with colleagues at other carriers, vendors and brokers.
Perform well in a busy operation and remain calm under pressure.
Strive to continually push the boundaries of your adjusting experience and personal learnings.
Team player adaptable to a changing environment.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently.
University degree in any discipline or a 2 year college diploma from a provincially recognized and funded community college or fully completed CIP designation.
A minimum of 10 - 15 years general claims handling experience.
A minimum of 8 years claims experience handling at least one of the following exposures: large CGL claims/US Liability / Environmental / Class Action / Latent
Experience with mediation, arbitration and litigation.
Experience coaching and mentoring junior staff.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Strong communication skills.
Proficient in MS Office and strong computer skill


DGA Careers has been proudly serving the Canadian insurance industry for over 30 years, specializing in providing insurance recruiting services to major insurers, insurance brokerage firms and independent adjusting firms. With offices in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Edmonton, and Calgary, DGA Careers is well positioned to conduct searches with a national scope. Our unrivalled professional network across Canada provides us with the ability to reach vital key influencers and passive candidates nationally.

Interested candidates please contact Antonella Leone via email at or call at 416-868-6711 x 226. If you are working with another DGA recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position.



Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment


Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Languages Required


Education Required

Post Secondary Education

Minimum Experience Required

7 to 10 Years