CRS / Flood Mitigation Specialist
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posted on: November 26, 2022
ISO, a Verisk business, has been a leading source of information
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ISO's Community Hazard Mitigation Division implemented the National
Flood Insurance Program's (NFIP) Community Rating System (CRS), a
voluntary incentive program that assesses a community's ability to
mitigate flood damage. ISO continues to work with the CRS to
encourage community floodplain-management activities that exceed
minimum NFIP requirements.
Its Three Main Goals Are To
- reduce flood losses
- facilitate accurate insurance ratings
- promote the awareness of flood insurance CRS activities fall
into four categories:
- public information - advising people about flood hazards and
how to reduce flood damage
- mapping and regulations - increasing protections for new
development with various programs
- flood damage reduction - reducing the flood risk to existing
- flood preparedness - implementing flood warnings and dam safety
Due to the continued growth of the Community Rating System (CRS)
program, we currently have a need for a Flood Program Field
Representative (CRS Specialist) to cover Baltimore, MD and
surrounding states. The CRS program is a voluntary incentive
program that recognizes and encourages community floodplain
management activities that exceed the minimum requirements of the
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
If you are self-motivated, detail-oriented, and enjoy working in
the field and meeting people, then this position is for you. The
primary responsibilities involve visiting communities to collect
flood information, preparing reports in accordance with established
standards, and representing ISO at meeting involving community
We are looking for individuals who possess some of the following
knowledge and skills, and/or experience:
- Experience with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP),
floodplain management (i.e. through community planning).
- College degree in business, engineering or similar discipline
preferred and/or proven experience in flood plain mitigation.
- Excellent customer service, strong math, and verbal/written
communication skills are required.
- A strong knowledge of Microsoft Windows is required.
- Must be self-motivated, detail oriented, possess a strong work
ethic and able to demonstrate the ability to work
- Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) certification is
This position requires a valid driver's license and some overnight
travel, and you will work from your home office to complete all
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