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Personal Lines Underwriting Assistant

Co-operative Insurance Companies has been meeting property and casualty insurance needs since 1915, offering farm, home, auto, business, and other insurance to people in Vermont and New Hampshire. We are passionate about outstanding customer service, giving back to our communities, and providing a great working environment for our employees. As a Co-op employee, you will join a group of people who care about their neighbors and the places they live, and do their best to help them succeed.

To meet our goals and our customers’ expectations, we look for the following in our new hires:

  • Strong customer service and communication skills
  • Technology aptitude
  • Collaborative approach
  • Prioritization skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
Bring your talent to Co-op as a Personal Lines Underwriting Assistant. In this position you will support underwriters and agents in placing new business and increasing current business that is appropriate to Co-op’s risk appetite. 

In this position you will:
  • Quote business for agents and act as the first line of support
  • Assist with new business and renewals, endorsements and supplements
  • Respond to inquiries from agents on the phone and through email
  • Participate in systems development, testing and support
  • Assist agents with technical support of company systems
  • Plan and attend department meetings
  • Attend training courses to earn or maintain professional licenses or designations
  • Complete projects individually and with a team
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Preferred Candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in business or a related field, or equivalent work experience in the insurance industry, and will be a growth-oriented individual. Professional insurance designations are a plus!

To see a full job description, click here.
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To see a few of the benefits Co-op employees enjoy, click here.

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Email your resume with a cover letter to or mail it to

Co-op HR
PO Box 5890
Middlebury, VT, 05753

We keep resumes for a year and review them for all openings.


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