Job Description

The Opportunity:

Our client is looking for a Commercial Automobile Fleet Underwriter with a strong understanding of long-haul trucking risks.

The role is 100% remote, however, there is a requirement to visit broker’s offices within Alberta, therefore the position should be held within or close to Calgary or Edmonton.

As an Intermediate/Senior Underwriter for Commercial Fleet, you will evaluate, select, negotiate, and price policies to ensure profitability within established underwriting authorities. Your role includes timely and accurate data entry, reviewing and analyzing endorsements, renewals, reissues, and cancellations, and assisting in achieving renewal rate increases. You will analyze new business profitability with guidance, develop and maintain professional relationships with brokers and customers, stay updated on industry trends and regulatory changes, and ensure high levels of satisfaction and business retention. Additionally, you will educate brokers on underwriting policies, apply best business practices for compliance, and monitor risk trends and other discrepancies.

 The Employer:

This fast-paced, performance-driven, and rewarding environment values career growth and professional development. The company is known for its caring, leadership, innovation, and collaboration. They emphasize doing what's right and creating a positive atmosphere where hard work is balanced with enjoyment.

 About You:

You are a self-motived individual with the following requirements:

  • Post-secondary education and/or equivalent on-the-job experience
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in commercial auto fleeting underwriting
  • Working knowledge of underwriting techniques, guidelines, rating programs, risk information sources, coverages, underwriting/technical manual information, statutory constraints, and computer workflow procedures
  • Valid driver's license (Class 5)
  • Proficient in Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Knowledge of Guidewire, RTM, Passport is an asset
  • CIP designation or working towards completing CIP courses
  • Performs well in a busy and dynamic environment
  • Team player adaptable to a changing environment
  • Focus on broker and customer needs, ensuring high-quality service and long-term problem-solving
  • Commitment to ongoing professional and technical development
  • Commitment to high standards of performance and achieving goals
  • Strong analytical and decision-making skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage priorities

 About Us:

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 Kim Ehman at 587-885-1849 or forward your resume in confidence to If you are working with another DGA Recruiter, feel free to ask them about this position directly.

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment


Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Education Required

CIP Partial Completion
FCIP - Partial Completion
Insurance Diploma

Minimum Experience Required

3 to 4 Years