FIRST AMERICAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY Title Examiner in Independence, Missouri
COMPANY SUMMARY Company Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of Company Financial Corporation NYSE: FAF, traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through its direct operations and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. Company Title provides comprehensive title insurance coverage and professional services for purchases, construction, refinances, or equity loans. The company s thorough searches, title clearance, and insurance help to produce clear property titles and enable the efficient transfer of real estate. Company was named one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2016 and 2017. For more information, visit company's websiteJOB SUMMARY Search public records and examine titles to determine legal condition of primarily residential property title. Copy or summarize recorded documents which affect the condition of title to the property.Works independently and uses experience to examine title to real property, ranging in complexity, to determine status and establish chain of title. Performs title examination and examines the chain of title for a wide range of title orders, primarily residential Abstracts and analyzes records, such as mortgages, liens, judgments, easements, vital statistics, and plat and map books, to determine ownership and legal restrictions and to verify legal description of property and completeness of records Resolves most issues such as missing information, incomplete, inaccurate or contradictory information contained in the title documentation Prepares initial title commitment documentation based on the application of procedural guidelines Prepares and reviews reports for accuracy May provide underwriting interpretation within established guidelines Assignments vary in complexity Has some latitude for un-reviewed action or decision. Works independently for most aspects of the job Exercises judgment within defined policies and procedures Escalates issues to more experienced Title ExaminersJOB QUALIFICATIONS High School diploma or equivalent State licenses if required 2+ years directly related experience Detail / quality orientation Analytical review skills Research skills Strong problem solving skills Communication skills, both verbal and written Customer service orientation Standard MS skill set Proficient with company operating systems Knowledge of legal terms helpful First American invests in its employee s development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com/careers..Employer's Job# 37026BRPlease visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.