Towson University is currently accepting applications for an Insurance Administrator to oversee the University's Insurance and CDL programs. This position servers as the primary contact with the State Treasurer's Office, Office of the Attorney General and University Counsel regarding insurance/claims/accident investigations and with the Medical Review Officer and FMSCA for the CDL Program as well as involved data collection, fieldwork, research, research, training and analysis.
Insurance Program duties include investigating personal and vehicle accidents and working with external entities to obtain information, collect and compile data, compare information, and case resolution; providing information on newly constructed/renovated building for purchase of insurance; working with students on Professional Liability Insurance and providing insurance information to faculty and staff; and attending/scheduling meetings and inspections of campus facilities by the State's excess insurance carrier. CDL Program duties include serving as Designated Employee Representative for CDL Drug and Alcohol Program; updating and distributing program revisions; scheduling employees for random alcohol and controlled substance testing; registering supervisors and drivers for on-line training; acting as liaison between outside medical facilities, medical review officers, substance abuse professionals, employees and supervisors; and maintaining records and preparing reports as required for various programs. Additional duties include serving as Assistant Radiation Safety Officer and assisting administering the University's procedures and policies regarding the safe procurement, handling, storage and use of radioactive material and/or radiation producing devices. This position involves occasional evening and weekend hours.
Bachelor's Degree and two years of experience with insurance, claims, background, and accident investigations. Candidate must possess proficient knowledge/understanding of insurance and liability issues and a basic understanding of radioactive isotopes; be able to conduct accident investigations; and be proficient in the use of software in preparation of spreadsheets. Basic/elementary understanding of radioactive materials and experience in a CDL program a plus. Position requires standing for long periods of time during incident investigations.
Except for qualifications established by law, additional related experience and formal education in which one has gained the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the work of the job class may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
A Criminal background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.
Salary and Benefits
Competitive salary and full University benefits that include 22 days of annual leave, up to 14 holidays, personal and sick days; excellent health, life, and retirement plans; and tuition remission. To learn more about our benefits, click here.
This position will be open for a minimum of 14 days. Cover letter and resume are requested, but not required.
About Towson University
The largest comprehensive university in the Baltimore area, Towson University is nationally recognized for its excellent programs in the arts and sciences, communications, business, health professions, education, fine arts and computer information systems. Located in suburban Towson, eight miles north of Baltimore, our beautifully landscaped, 328-acre setting offers a pleasant environment for study and a diverse campus life, as well as easy access to a wealth of university and community resources. Towson University's educational experience branches out to off-campus locations throughout Maryland, including a number of online options. Our many interdisciplinary partnerships with public and private organizations throughout Maryland provide opportunities for research, internships and jobs. Towson University is a founding member of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU).