Job Description

Kernaghan Adjusters are currently hiring:

  • Senior Adjuster - Calgary, AB
  • Senior Adjuster & Manager - Winnipeg, MB
  • General Adjuster - Toronto, ON

Each position requires the adjuster to attend our office and loss locations multiple times each week. Working from home is possible, but these are not remote positions. 

Job description

The successful candidate is an experienced all-lines adjuster who is committed to providing exceptional customer service. They will have superior interpersonal, team building and strong organizational skills with a commitment to quality and integrity. They will have the ability to work well independently.


  • Reporting to the Regional Manager and/or President & CEO
  • Attending or investigating claims on behalf of our principals to: assess damages, create scopes of repair, interview claimants and witnesses and create scene diagrams
  • Reviewing policy wordings to determine coverage
  • Communicating findings of investigations in a detailed report format
  • Reviewing professional reports related to the claim; such as, engineering, accounting, legal or building consultant
  • Authorizing or denying coverage based on findings and instructions received from our principals
  • Negotiating settlements with insureds and/or claimants based on instructions received from our principals
  • Ensuring that claims are processed in accordance with statutory requirements
  • Investigating suspicious claims

Ideal Candidate has:

  • Minimum two years adjusting experience
  • Active adjuster license
  • CIP Designation, or working towards CIP Designation
  • Outstanding mathematical, statistical, and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and OneNote
  • Experience and ability to navigate a claims management system
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and to exercise discretion
  • The ability to work independently in a high-pressure environment
  • Kernaghan Adjusters offers competitive remuneration and excellent benefits. Career paths are provided for our professionals as we encourage continuing education and the pursuit of industry accreditation/certification.

Job Types:

  • Full-time, Commission, Permanent

Additional pay:

  • Commission pay


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • RRSP match


 8 hour shift

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment


Company Type

Independent Adjusting Firm

Languages Required


Education Required

Adjuster's License

Minimum Experience Required

1 to 2 Years

Does this job require travel ?


Salary (annually)

from $50,000 to $120,000