Consultant Engineer – US Eastern – Campus Events 2020

Location US-NJ-Parsippany
Job ID
2020-9971
Category
Engineering - Field Engineer

Overview

Please note: This posting is not an indication that there are job openings currently available for your preferred location(s).  By applying to this opportunity, you are expressing interest in a Consultant Engineer or internship should an opening be available.

FM Global is one of the world's largest commercial and industrial property insurance and risk management organizations specializing in property protection. More than one out of every three Fortune 1,000 companies, as well as leading international corporations, benefit from FM Global's superior financial strength, policy coverage, risk management skills and extensive expertise in loss prevention engineering and research. Ranked 447 on the FORTUNE 500 list of America’s largest companies, FM Global employs more than 5,400 employees worldwide, including 1,900 loss prevention engineers.

We will share FM Global's nearly two centuries of knowledge and experience with you. We will provide you with opportunities to work hands on with some of the world’s most influential organizations, helping them understand risk and protect their assets. We will provide the resources for you to build a career with a Fortune 500 Company that puts employees first. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of exciting roles.

Consultant Engineer - Full-Time:

Are you interested in a career where you have the power to influence outcomes and make a difference in the future - yours, your clients’, and the company’s? When you join FM Global as a Consultant Engineer, you have the ability to bring your engineering learning to life and help clients neutralize potential disaster—saving property, businesses, and lives!

Consultant Engineer - Internship:

Are you interested in a career where you have the power to influence outcomes and make a difference in the future - yours, your clients’, and the company’s? When you join FM Global as an intern, you have the ability to bring your engineering learning to life and learn how we help clients neutralize potential disaster—saving property, businesses, and lives!

Responsibilities

Consultant Engineer - Full-Time:

If you enjoy variety, we will put your time-management and organization skills to use handling field visits, office work, and projects for large commercial clients. We will provide you with extensive training to understand our business, build relationships with mentors, and learn FM Global's best-in-class industry standards. In this role, you will work independently with a lifeline of 200 years of support and experience.

Initially, your assignments are structured for you to learn. You will gradually begin assessing risks at larger commercial properties. You will visit client facilities and perform evaluations that will help our clients reduce risks in their business and at their properties.

You will perform “hands-on” site assessments of physical properties including roofs and conduct evaluations which include, but are not limited to, site water supplies, dust hazards, chemical storage, and rack storage arrangements of client products.

Consultant Engineers are encouraged to follow FM Global Engineering Standards and communicate recommendations and/or engineering solutions to ensure client understanding. Strong communication, listening and relationship building skills are a must.

You should be willing to operate from a home office and will travel to clients' facilities daily; overnight travel is expected approximately 30% of the time. You must also be willing to travel to Natural Catastrophe sites as needed.

Our Consultant Engineers are offered a wide range of benefits including career long learning opportunities, tuition reimbursement, company car, 401 (k), pension, flexible schedules, ability to work from home, rich health and well-being programs, generous time off allowances, volunteer days and so much more!

Consultant Engineer - Internship:

If you enjoy variety, we will put your time‐management and organization skills to use through field visits, office work, and projects.

We will have you involved with special projects, job shadowing, and real work, both in the office and out in the field. We will help deepen your practical engineering knowledge and pave your road to success by taking an immersive journey into our business.

Explore our unique business model and key differentiators through training, research, and first-hand experience! Shadow employees in a range of departments, attend meetings, and experience being a part of the FM Global team. Gain exposure to our training program for consultant engineers, access on-demand learning sessions across a range of topics. Learn how to apply our loss prevention standards for FM Global clients. Join our engineers in the field and live a "day in the life" of a consultant engineer. Assist with special projects and see how engineering data is used throughout the company.

During the internship, you will be given assignments of limited scope and complexity giving you the opportunity to learn. The internship will provide the opportunity to:

  • Participate in FM Global training to learn the fundamentals of building construction, occupancy, protection, and exposures (COPE) as it relates to risk assessment and risk mitigation.
  • Learn the fundamentals of fire protection systems.
  • Trail FM Global Field Engineers during their visits to commercial properties of varying complexity and learn how to perform “hands‐on” site assessments of the physical property, including roofs.
  • Review mechanical and electrical equipment operation, installation, maintenance, and loss potential hazards.
  • Make recommendations and/or engineering solutions to ensure client understanding and agreement for risk improvement.
  • Document risk analysis of locations visited.
  • Lead and deliver a technical project to be determined by FM Global Supervisors.
  • Shadow professionals in various departments within FM Global to gain a holistic understanding of the company and engineering team.
  • Participate in professional development events with other interns.

Qualifications

Consultant Engineer - Full-Time:

Successful Consultant Engineer candidates have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Good analytical, organizational, problem solving skills
  • Efficient time management ability with work independently
  • Proven technical capability including diverse knowledge of engineering principles
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Physical ability to climb commercial ladders (ex. inspect roofs), lift >25 lbs., and some clients require working in confined spaces. 
  • Proficient in MS Office products

Consultant Engineer - Internship:

Successful Consultant Engineer Interns have the following qualifications:

  • Plan to graduate with a bachelor's degree in engineering (civil, chemical, mechanical, electrical, etc.) or fire protection; able to demonstrate diverse knowledge of engineering principles;
  • Ability to work full time during summer internship and commute to assigned operation throughout internship;
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle throughout internship;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; good analytical, organizational, problem solving, and interpersonal skills;
  • Efficient time management skills; naturally inquisitive and able to undertake and deliver projects;
  • Physical ability to climb commercial ladders (ex. inspect roofs), lift >25 lbs., and some clients require working in confined spaces. 
  • Proficient in MS Office products.

FM Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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