Occupation Profile – Insurance Loss Adjuster – (ANZSCO 599612) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleINSURANCE LOSS ADJUSTER
ANZSCO Code599612
Occupations in this Group599611 Insurance Investigator
599612 Insurance Loss Adjuster
599613 Insurance Risk Surveyor
DescriptionInspects and assesses the damage and loss to insured property and business, estimates insurance costs, and acts to minimise the cost of claims to an insurance company.
Skill Level3
Alternative TitleInsurance Loss Assessor
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-examining scenes of incidents resulting in insurance claims to determine causes and effects
-interviewing witnesses and claimants to obtain details required to assess the validity of claims and identify the parties responsible for accidents, damage and loss, and preparing statements and reports
-inspecting damaged buildings, equipment and motor vehicles and estimating the cost of repairs
-estimating business losses resulting from fire, theft and other business disruptions
-reporting the extent of damage and estimated costs to the insurer
-inspecting property, buildings and operations of commercial and industrial establishments to assess physical conditions and work practices
-evaluating the adequacy of security, fire and related systems
-preparing reports and recommending action to reduce risks
-compiling data which influence the determination of premium rates
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related Occupations599611 Insurance Investigator
599613 Insurance Risk Surveyor
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)