Underwriting Associate

Job Locations US-PA-Wilkes-Barre | US-NE-Omaha
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/7/2023 9:03 AM)
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Job Post Information* : External Company Name
biBerk Insurance Services
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Location : Address
315 Plaza
Location : Postal Code
Regular Full-Time


(Entry Level and Experienced Welcome to apply!)


biBERK, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an A++ rated company, and rapidly expanding our footprint throughout the US. We are looking to hire the right candidate to become an Underwriting Associate in our Commercial Underwriting Unit. This position provides the opportunity to learn how to evaluate risks for Workers’ Compensation, Businessowners’, Commercial Auto, Professional Liability, and Umbrella policies for small businesses. This is a great opportunity to begin a career in the commercial insurance industry. The shift available is 9AM-5:30PM. 


This is a hybrid position requiring both in office and remote work in Wilkes Barre, PA or Omaha, NE.


  • Utilize company underwriting criteria to evaluate risks for various lines of business
  • Perform independent verification of insured's operations
  • Review and process change requests on in-force policies
  • Evaluate in-force policies at renewal
  • Participate in Underwriting Training for new products, directives and processes
  • Participate in projects as assigned


  • Candidates should have investigative skills, be comfortable using the Internet as a research tool, and have excellent communication and customer service skills. You will work in a fast-paced team environment requiring solid time management skills and adaptability in a constantly changing environment, including changes to technology, underwriting guidelines, and regulatory conditions
  • Bachelor’s degree, associate's degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience are required
  • Associate's Degrees acceptable when paired with a strong score on the Wonderlic Test, a cognitive abilities assessment used to meaure the cognitive ability and problem-solving aptitude of prospective employees (this will be sent to candidates after submission of their resume)

About Us:

biBERK is where commercial insurance buyers can obtain coverage for their businesses from insurers of the Berkshire Hathaway group of Insurance Companies, one of the best capitalized insurance groups in the world. Our ultimate parent, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (berkshirehathaway.com) is a holding company with diversified interests in a host of industries, including insurance, energy, transportation and manufacturing. Most policies issued through biBERK.com will be underwritten by Berkshire Hathaway Direct Insurance Company ("BHDIC"), which is an AM Best rated A++ insurer.

BHDIC is domiciled in Omaha, Nebraska. BHDIC and the team at biBERK are focused on helping small business owners quickly and easily buy affordable insurance directly from a financially strong insurance company they can trust.

Some Highlights of our Benefits are:

  • Current hybrid schedule includes 2 days in office and 3 days work from home
  • Training is provided for this position
  • Defined career path for advancement
  • Generous amount of vacation and sick time
  • Closed on all major holidays
  • 401K with company match 
  • A competitive healthcare package
  • Tuition reimbursement after 6 months of employment
  • Be part of Berkshire Hathaway, one of world's most admired companies



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