Zurich NA Risk Engineer (Consultant or Senior Consultant level) in Columbus, Ohio
Risk Engineer (Consultant or Senior Consultant level)
Zurich’s property risk engineering team in the Midwest is seeking a property risk engineer with highly protected risk (HPR) experience. This role will include field and/or account engineering responsibilities, depending on level of experience and workload. This is a work from home/remote role preferably located in Michigan. We will also consider a remote location in Northwest Ohio or Northeast Indiana.
This role includes a company car with expected overnight travel varying up to 35% depending on level of field versus account work assigned. Travel is primarily within the Michigan, Ohio, and Northeast Indiana region, but may include travel beyond. Some work may be accomplished virtually.
Our Risk Engineer is responsible for:
Performing property/natural hazard risk assessments and risk improvement services
Performing plan reviews and supporting change management
Management of account risk portfolio and providing account level risk engineering to meet underwriting requirements and/or customer requirements where unattached from risk transfer
Developing and implementing customer service strategies that reduce loss and improve customer operations
Providing engineering support to underwriting team by attending client broker meetings
Monitoring property account engineering services to ensure that delivery is proper, on-time, and cost effective
Providing advanced property consultative services to customers, including identifying exposures with significant loss potential, investigation of cause/effect of major losses, and property management programs
Assist in marketing Zurich risk transfer insurance products in conjunction with underwriting professionals and agents across company business segments
Assist in marketing of Zurich Resilience Solutions risk engineering services
Final candidates will be subject to a Motor Vehicle Record background check as this position includes a company car.
The role will be filled at the Risk Engineering Consultant or Senior Risk Engineering Consultant level. The hiring manager will determine the appropriate level based upon the selected applicant’s experience and skill set relative to the qualifications listed for this position.
Risk Engineering Consultant:
- Bachelor’s Degree and 3 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 5 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering areaOR
Zurich Certified Apprentice, including an Associates degree and 3 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering Area
Experience working in a team environment
Relevant experience in the assessment of risk, based on what is required by LOB specific competency standards
Senior Risk Engineering Consultant:
- Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area
- High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area
Zurich Certified Apprentice, including an Associates degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering Area AND
Experience working in a team environment
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Fire Science, or related degree
Large account HPR property experience
Account Executive & Loss Control/Risk Engineering experience within the insurance industry
Automotive manufacturing industry experience/knowledge
Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS)
Strong communication and consultative skills
Outstanding collaborative skills
History of working successfully in a team environment
High degree of proficiency related to PC and Software or systems
As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to any COVID-related health and safety protocols in place at that time ( https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq ).
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Location(s): AM - Michigan Virtual Office, AM - Ohio Virtual Office, AM - Indiana Virtual Office
Remote Working: Yes
Schedule: Full Time
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