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Title Examiner I

Rochester, NY 14614
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When you work at Stewart, youre part of a global real-estate services company that helps make the dream of property ownership a reality around the world. Whether were providing residential and commercial title insurance, closing and settlement services or specialized offerings for the mortgage industry, we deliver comprehensive service, deep expertise and innovative customer solutions by way of our direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers and family of companies. Join our team and discover how Stewart Information Services Company (NYSE-STC) impacts lives for the better. We do more than offer broad-scale real-estate services and solutions; we provide the security for building communities and dreams.

Stewart. Real partners. Real possibilities. More information can be found at http://www.stewart.com, subscribe to the Stewart blog at http://blog.stewart.com or follow Stewart on Twitter @stewarttitleco.

Job Summary:
The title examiner is responsible to provide accurate and professional title commitments, maintain high level of productivity and products, assess risk and liabilities in accordance with policy provisions, and provide title opinions based on the facts and documentation.

Job Roles:
Examine title orders within company guidelines to determine the conditions of the title and insurability by considering the effect of documents such as deeds, deeds of trust, mechanics liens, tax liens, judgments, assessments, probates and other matters of record
Research respective title plant software, analyze and evaluate pertinent record documents for determination of ownership, legal descriptions, and any effect ontitle
Explain chain of title, exceptions, and requirements to customers and managers
Recognize title defects and formulate curative requirements
Assess risks and liabilities that may jeopardize the company, and bring these matters to the attention of the local title manager, state title manager or underwriter, as appropriate
Maintain proper production levels and delivery standards on a daily basis
Review surveys prepared on properties, if applicable
Work closely with the customer and escrow staff to meet time requirements, and assist with answering questions
Prepare an accurate and comprehensivetitle commitment in accordance with company examining and policy procedures
Perform other duties assigned by manager

Role Specific Knowledge:
Experience with Microsoft Office, Access, SureClose, Title Workplace, Internet software, and Contact Management systems
Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
Basic understanding of risks and liabilities of titles
Good written communication and presentation skills
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

Education, Licensure, and Experience:
Completion of a High School diploma or GED required.
Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in the title industry which includes experience in understanding title orders.

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Stewart is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us via email atcareers@stewart.com.

Posted: 2021-02-08 Expires: 2021-03-09
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