Insurance Field Rating Representative

Job Location:

Meridian, ID, 83642, USA

Job Category:

Customer Service

Job Type:


Remote Type:


Job Description

Idaho Surveying and Rating Bureau, Inc. has an opening for a Field Representative and we are on the lookout for candidates just like YOU!  We are seeking a customer-focused and detail-oriented individual with strong communication skills who is ready to be our next team member.  Our next Field Representative will exemplify our organizational values (customer focus, ethics, reliable, respect, and teamwork) and will embody them daily to be successful in this role.

The Field Representative role is a front-line team member position in which you will be visiting commercial properties throughout Idaho to collect information relating to construction, occupancy, exposure, and protection of buildings to determine the variables in developing loss costs used by insurance companies for premium determination. This team member will also visit commercial buildings in Eastern Idaho to create underwriting reports for insurance companies. If you are looking for your next career opportunity where development and growth is a guarantee, then APPLY to our opening today!

Starting wage will be $21.00 - $24.00 dollars an hour based on experience and aptitude.

*If you are an insurance agent, you will be required to forfeit your license.*

**All candidates will be sent an assessment test. Only candidates who complete the assessment will be considered for employment.**

Salary: $21.00 - $24.00 per hour


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance (Life)
  • Disability Insurance
  • Competitive Pay based on experience
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K Plan
  • Pension Plan
  • Company vehicle provided with contingencies
  • Career Development & Growth
  • Team Building Activities
  • Mentorship training

Listed hourly rate is a starting rate based on experience, proficiency and aptitude. Slight bump in pay possible after successful completion of 90 probationary period and annual merit reviews.


  • Survey dwellings and commercial properties to collect information relating to how the buildings are constructed and occupied.? Collect information about the public and private protection available at the property as well as special hazards and exposures.

  • Measure areas to calculate building dimensions as well as areas occupied by individual building tenants.

  • Draft scale drawings of these properties using the provided CAD software.? The drawing will show the address of the property, the building located on the property, as?well as its location in relation to roadways?and surrounding exposures.

  • Prepare written specific loss cost surveys using the specific commercial property evaluation schedule and schedule for electric generating stations, underwriting reports, and replacement cost worksheets as required by the Bureaus operating procedures.? Use the Bureaus computer databases to access information needed to properly complete these surveys.

  • Assist callers as needed to explain written specific loss cost surveys, loss costs produced by the surveys, as well as creating tentative loss costs.

  • Assist callers as needed in determining the class of public protections for locations provided by the callers or visitors.

  • Promote the Bureau services and website through presentations with your assigned agents.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • The ability to communicate both verbally and in writing to explain the purpose of the visits to the property as well as report the information collected about the properties visited.

  • Knowledge as acquired in post-secondary or working in the insurance industry.

  • Good knowledge and ability to use software programs in Microsoft Office Suite - Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and other computer-based drawing programs.

  • Ability to travel overnight via automobile or air up to 50% of the time.

  • The ability to use digital photographic equipment.

  • The ability to do basic math.

  • Knowledge or experience in the building construction trades is a bonus.

  • Knowledge of the Fire Rating Suppression Schedule is a bonus.

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About Idaho Surveying and Rating Bureau, Inc.

THE IDAHO SURVEYING AND RATING BUREAU, INC. is an independent rating organization operating with a license from the Idaho Department of Insurance as a "rating making organization" for property insurance. The Bureau is operated as a not-for-profit association of insurers. It was formed and located in Boise, ID in 1923, incorporated in 1947, and is an outgrowth of the Board of Fire Underwriters of the Pacific. We provide many services to our members including Loss Cost Quotes, Public Protection Classes, Building Code Effectiveness Classes, and much more! We are hear to make the job easier!

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