Insurance Appraiser, Auto Damage Resume Format

By | January 18, 2011

The Insurance Appraiser For Auto Damage is responsible for adjudicating auto insurance claims by appraising the real cost of damages as claimed  for cars, SUVs and other road vehicles in the context of the active car policy covering road accidents.  The appraiser evaluates the most reasonable repair cost chargeable against policy claims.  The appraiser also seeks the concurrence of automotive repair shops to charge only the proper cost of repair.

Insurance Appraiser, Auto Damage Resume Format

Charles H. Baldwin

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Phone:  (319) 557-1435


To become an Insurance Appraiser for a car damage in a large insurance firm

Summary of Qualification

  • About 5 years of experience as an auto insurance appraiser in an exclusively auto insurance company.
  • Excellent knowledge in the legal requirements for auto insurance
  • Excellent communication skills in English and German

Career Experience/Job History

2005 – Present:  Auto Insurance Appraiser, Millennium Auto Insurance, Plc

  • Coordinate with local auto repair shops to ascertain current repair cost trends on common auto damages
  • Secure 3rd parity opinions on claimed car repair costs
  • Get the best repair deals on various damage conditions from auto repair shops for accreditation
  • Prepare a listing of authorized vehicle repair companies
  • Assess actual cost of auto damage claimed by clients
  • Prepare the right insurance forms to indicate repair cost or cost estimates and recommendations for the underwriter


Cited Employee of the Year in 2007 and 2008 for saving the company close to $500,000 in insurance claims


2006 – Present:  In-house training, seminars on state and federal laws on road insurance, corporate products designed for auto insurance and trends in the automotive industries

2000 – 2004:  BS in Mathematics, University of Leipzig, Germany

Professional and Character References

Can be furnished upon request