Farmers Insurance Careers

Underwriting Intern (Trainee)

Caledonia, Michigan

Job Description

Requisition ID: 180009OL
We are looking for a diverse group of curious, passionate, and hard-working students to join our summer internship program for 2019!
We are Farmers!
Farmers Insurance is proudly certified as a Great Place to Work and listed in Forbes’ Best Employers for New Grads in 2018.  At Farmers Insurance, our employees set the tone, drive our strategy, dream of the future, and create world class customer experiences.  Our employees help make Farmers one of the largest insurers of vehicles, homes and small businesses in the United States.
What you’ll get to do as an intern
This is an opportunity to work alongside accomplished Insurance professionals and gain valuable skills for your future.  You will learn how we use innovation and technology to drive our business forward.  Through project work, job shadowing, hands on work experience, and exposure to Farmers leadership teams you will expand your knowledge and experience.
What we’re looking for
  • 10 to 12 week summer internship, 40-hour work week
  • Rising seniors working toward Bachelors (BS/BA) degree   
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated individuals with attention to detail and effective time-management skills
  • Eligible to work in the United States
Internship Summary
The Underwriting Intern works closely with the Property and Casualty Underwriting departments to understand what information is needed to underwrite and price policies across various lines of business.  As an intern, you will gain first-hand experience in handling basic underwriting assignments while working with experienced mentors. You’ll have the opportunity to perform basic underwriting duties within guidelines and providing assistance to underwriters by handling a variety of tasks that support the review, acceptance/decline of new or renewal personal lines business. In addition, you will work closely with other functions such as product management, actuarial, digital customer experience, operations, and compliance to ensure service and quality objectives are met.
  • State-of-the-art facility with cafeteria, fitness center and walking trails nearby
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 11/27/2018