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Zurich NA Senior Risk Engineering Consultant - Power Gen in Albany, New York

Senior Risk Engineering Consultant - Power Gen


Zurich is currently looking for a Sr. Risk Engineering Consultant for Global Energy – Power Generation. This is a work from home role. Preferred location is to be within commutable distance to the New York City office. Will also consider other locations within the U.S. The role includes a company car with expected travel up to 50% to service account across the U.S.

Our Sr. Power Generation Risk Engineering Consultant is responsible for:

  • Providing industry expert all risk power generation risk assessment services for customers and business partners focusing on property, machinery and business interruption exposures

  • Providing advanced consultative services to customers, including identifying exposures with significant loss potential, investigation of cause/effect of major losses and management programs

  • Providing advanced level power generation training for customers, service design and coordination, mentoring, marketing, and loss investigations

  • Manage account risk portfolio and provide account level engineering to meet underwriting requirements.

  • Marketing Zurich products in conjunction with underwriting professionals and agents across company business segments.

  • Developing and implementing customer service strategies that reduce loss and improve customer operations.

Client Externally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to external clients and/or customers. Typically involves building relationships and promoting the company.

Final candidates will also be subject to a Motor Vehicle record background check, because this position includes a company car.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Risk Engineering area


  • Experience working in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Insurance industry risk engineering/loss control experience within power generation – machinery breakdown and fire protection

  • Related energy industry experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or other related engineering field

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills

  • Advanced knowledge of exposures controls

  • Advanced knowledge within industry segment

  • Certification in area of specialty; Risk Engineering

Additional Information

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-New York-New York

Other Locations: United States-New York-Virtual, United States-Virtual, United States-New Jersey-Virtual

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 50 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 01/14/21

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 200007E5

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.