Senior Field Special Investigator - Oakland, CA

Job Description

The Special Investigations Unit is currently looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team as Field Investigators in Oakland, CA.

The selected candidates will investigate bodily injury and all other automobile insurance claims by conducting interviews, scene investigations, vehicle examinations and clinic inspections. The applicants must be able to summarize their investigative actions into a detailed report, hence good communication and writing skills are required. Extensive travel is required including some overnight stays. Must be self-motivated and disciplined.

Candidate Qualifications

A Bachelor's Degree is preferred.
Prior SIU experience is preferred.
Auto damage and/or bodily injury claims handling experience is required if the candidate has no prior SIU experience.

The position of Outside SIU requires the candidates to hold and have held a valid driver's license compliant with company underwriting standards for a minimum of three years, and to maintain applicable state and federal certifications and permits.

About Geico

For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.

Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program, including:

  • 401(k) and profit-sharing plans
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Associate assistance program
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Business casual dress
  • Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
  • Associate clubs and sports teams
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • GEICO Federal Credit Union


Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.

GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

For candidates in the San Francisco or Los Angeles area:

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

GEICO will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring, Ordinance No. 184652

How to Apply

Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Please upload your resume, preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years.


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