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Job Description EH Power Consultant Engineer

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Job Location: Thornhill, ON, Canada

Overview - External:

FM Global works to protect assets and minimize the potential for losses for our clients worldwide through a unique combination of engineering, underwriting and claims. We conduct hands-on research and deploy on-the-ground engineers to ensure our products and services remain the best available and directly support risk management processes and objectives.

As such, FM Global is a leading commercial and industrial property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. For over 175 years, clients have worked with FM Global to develop robust property insurance and engineering solutions to protect their business operations from fire, natural disasters and other types of property risk. We employ more than 5,100 employees worldwide, including 1,700 loss prevention engineers.

FM Global is looking for a Power Engineer for the role of electrical specialist and power generation servicing specialist.

The ideal candidate will be an electrical engineer with specialization or experience in the power industry.


Responsibilities - External:

The person in this position will deal directly with FM Global clients in physically protecting their power generation and other facilities
against mechanical and electrical breakdown and many other hazards.

You will work with minimal supervision and must be capable of working independently.

Initially, assignments will be of limited scope and complexity giving you the opportunity to learn. You will gradually begin assessing risks at larger complex commercial and industrial properties by visiting client facilities and performing evaluations that accurately quantify foreseeable physical and human element exposures while working with client on-site risk management.

Consultant Engineers are charged with ensuring that FM Global Engineering Standards are followed and, as necessary, must communicate the appropriate recommendations and/or engineering solutions to ensure client understanding and agreement for risk improvement so strong communication, listening and interpersonal skills are a must.

You should be willing to operate from a home office and will be expected to travel to clients' facilities daily; overnight travel is expected approximately 25-30% of the time, dependant on location.

Qualifications - External:

Successful Consultant Engineer candidates have the following qualifications:


Minimum of five years experience in power generation

Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering

Strong verbal and written communications skills

Excellent command of the English language, both verbal and written

Good analytical, organizational, problem solving, and interpersonal skills

Efficient time management ability with minimal supervision

Valid driver’s license

Physical ability to climb ladders, lift >25 lbs., balance, and heights

Proficient in MS Office products

The job title for this position will be Consultant Engineer (Equipment Hazards).


For the Consultant Engineer position a P.Eng./ing. license is required.


Candidates working toward their P.Eng./ing. license will start as a Loss Prevention Consultant.


To apply provide a cover letter, resume, university transcripts (for 2002 and later graduates) & references.



Job ID: 4663
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165 Commerce Valley Drive West
Suite 500
Thornhill, ON L3T 7V8
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