Loss Control Inspector - Schaumburg, IL
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Schaumburg, IL 60173
Loss Control Inspector – Schaumburg, IL
The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Co (HSB) is seeking a Loss Control Inspector to conduct regulatory and risk assessment inspections on insured equipment. The individual should have experience with boilers, pressure vessels, industrial, mechanical and electrical equipment. Risk survey experience is a plus. The successful candidate will inspect insured risks for the purpose of jurisdictional requirements and risk assessment activities to determine both insurance exposures as well as regulatory compliance to State pressure vessels laws.
This field based position is an integral part of our commitment to the quality and service we provide for our customers and to their equipment. The work is varied from day to day and is ideally suited to a self-motivated individual who can work independently. A successful inspector will have excellent communications skills and the ability to work with HSB clients and customers in a professional manor with high integrity.
The position has minimum qualifications of a high school diploma and work experience with boilers and pressure vessels or nuclear reactors. The required work experience can be reduced if you have an engineering degree.
Our entry level inspectors start with 12 weeks of intensive training to gain the necessary experience and qualifications required to perform inspection during construction, repairs or operation of in-service equipment.
Training is provided annually for all of our inspectors, which is developed and supported by our technical industry experts.
The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company has a long and respected reputation as the leader in our industry with a primary focus on workplace safety.
Loss Control Inspectors pride themselves on having the technical knowledge and experience to provide quality inspections, engineering services and business solutions. The goal is ensuring our customers avoid losses, and recover promptly from losses that do occur on insured equipment. Our Engineering department provides a full suite of services focused on identifying risk to a wide range of customers; from small dry cleaning operations to high risk, complex accounts such as large utility plants. Services include:
• Jurisdictional inspections of boilers and pressure vessels
• Property-casualty inspections and surveys
• Risk Assessment Surveys
• Claims Investigations
• Electrical risk management surveys
High school diploma and technical working knowledge of commercial equipment.
Significant experience operating, maintaining or inspecting boilers, pressure vessels and machinery. Applicants who do not presently hold a National Board Commission must have enough demonstrated knowledge to qualify for the National Board Exam.
Basic computer knowledge.
Must be an effective communicator in both written and verbal forms.
National Board of Boiler & Pressure Vessel Inspectors Commission.
Technical College Graduate.
Engineering degree (BSME, BSEE or BSChE).
This position requires a person to routinely move about at a site facility. As such, candidates for this position must be able to perform the below physical requirements:
+ Ability to crawl through 11" X 15" openings into confined spaces. Enter and function in very tight confined spaces.
+ Ability to climb vertical ladders and several stories of stairs.
+ Ability to climb and function at heights of at least 30 feet, and up to eight(8) to ten (10) stories.
+ Ability to perform bending, stretching and twisting motions.
+ Ability to withstand temperature variations. Temperature variations could be as much as 70 degrees.
+ Ability to walk 3-5 miles.
+ Ability to stand for long periods of time and able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
+ Ability to lift own body weight while hanging or entering a confined space with associated safety equipment
+ Ability to lift equipment up to 50 lbs.
+ Visual acuity of 20/20 (natural or corrected) and identify colors.
+ Ability to hear (corrected) the sounds of equipment operation.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
The work environment characteristics, and any physical and mental requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
Because this position may require routine travel among multiple customer locations, the successful candidate may be assigned a company vehicle or may have the option to use their personal vehicle for company business. As such, the successful candidate must have an acceptable driving record.
Hartford Steam Boiler
United States of America