• SIU Auto Investigator

    Job Location(s) US-NV-Henderson
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Do you have experience in auto claims fraud investigations? This position has the opportunity to investigate in the field and as well as desk investigations depending upon the complexity, exposure and venue of the claim fraud investigation assignment.


    Who is Legacy Insurance Services?  Legacy Insurance Services, Inc. is a well-established, successful and growing personal auto insurance company.  We are a member of the Western National Insurance Group (WNIG), "The Relationship Company®". WNIG is an “A+” rated mutual insurance company with a 115+ year history and current assets of over $1 billion.


    What do Legacy’s SIU Investigators do?  Support Claims & Underwriting staff in conducting suspect auto claims fraud investigations. The position has a combination of field and desk investigation responsibilities depending upon the complexity, exposure and venue of the claim fraud investigation assignment. This position will be located in our Henderson Nevada office. The position will focus on the state of Nevada and at time, other states as needed.


    Responsibilities for the SIU Investigator include but are not limited to:


    • Review referrals to determine if further investigation is warranted by the SIU Department.
    • Review all automobile theft and fire losses & when applicable, provide guidance to the handling adjuster.
    • Assist & guide the UW & Claims Departments respectively in the handling of questionable claims/applications on a daily basis as needed.
    • Establish and maintain relationships with law enforcement, Department of Insurance officials and insurance industry      personnel & assist them when required.
    • Update the SIU database to maintain a record of daily & monthly logs of SIU referrals addressed.
    • Conduct SIU training class for the claims & underwriting staff.
    • Assist the UW & Claims Departments in the utilization of databases such as NICB & ISO.
    • Maintain active membership in professional organizations that provide SIU assistance & resources.
    • Up to 50% travel in & out-of-state.


    • The candidate needs to have the required field knowledge of the sector as well as adequate knowledge about laws pertaining to insurance or have at least 1 year of Law Enforcement experience.
    • Demonstrated ability to evaluate automobile claim & policy information & other data sources for fraud indicators and analyze the data to detect fraud trends or red flags.
    • Ability to interpret public record information systems and claims history in order to support the investigative process.
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
    • An equivalent combination of training or experience estimating experience or work as a claims adjuster, a property damage adjuster
    • Prior insurance fraud investigation experience or industry related designations (FCLS, CIFI, CFE) a plus but not required.
    • Prior experience in conducting automobile SIU claim investigation a plus but not required.

      What does Legacy Insurance Services give employees?  Glad you asked! We provide 9 Company paid Holidays, Personal Time Off (PTO) and even paid Volunteer time to our employees. Our generous benefits package includes medical, dental and vision options as well as company paid life insurance, short- and long-term disability, and a 401k plan with a Company match.


      Why work at Legacy?  We know the key to our continued success is in our people. We provide a casual, comfortable working environment that promotes teamwork, creativity and a sense of purpose. Although we like to work hard, we also like to have fun! Casual Friday? Not here! At Legacy, employees dress comfortably every day!


      The office is located in a convenient office park area right off highway 215 and close by the District at Green Valley Ranch  surrounded by restaurants, shops and other services all nearby!


      I’m interested – now what?  We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration.  Simply apply online through our website at www.legacymga.com/careers.


      Candidates receiving an employment offer will be required to successfully complete a background & credit check.



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