Pros: variety of situations, physically and mentally challenging, explore places i've never been.
Cons: infrequency of work.
A typical day at work consists of constant work starting from 6 AM and typically ending around 9:00 PM. When a hailstorm, hurricane, wind, or significant weather storm damages a territory of customers, Allstate sends out property adjusters to assess the damage and write an indemnification check on-site.
I have learned many things throughout this career, – more... including doing what it takes to get a job done and working longer and harder than I ever have in any office I've worked at.
Management and fellow adjusters are constantly interacting with each other and daily conferences would be held to ensure everything is going according to plan. The hardest part of the job would be traveling throughout the US, the time per day spent working, and the unpredictability regarding the frequency of the storms.
The most enjoyable part of the job was helping people begin the first step in remedying the storm damages and pushing myself as hard as I can. – less