Floodplain and Permit Coordinator - Building Codes

Title: Floodplain and Permit Coordinator - Building Codes

Salary: $18.22 hr


FLOODPLAIN AND PERMIT COORDINATOR -  (Building Codes): Serves as the department’s flood hazard mitigation specialist. Maintains all administrative records for the National Flood Insurance and Community Rating Systems programs, analyzes department flood and quality assurance programs/services, policies and procedures and makes recommendations for revisions/additions. Provides flood zone determination information to insurance companies, banks, realtors and the general public upon request. Calculates impact fees and requests 911 addresses for mobile homes and building permits as needed. Other duties as assigned.



  • Associate’s degree with course work emphasis in construction, drafting related field or equivalent; OR
  • High school diploma or equivalent and three (3) years of professional level experience in the assigned field of floodplain management or commercial building permits
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Must possess certification as a Certified Floodplain Manager through the Association of State Floodplain Managers or achieve certification within eighteen (18) months of employment


All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation. EOE.