• Maintenance Engineer

    Location CA-BC-Vancouver
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Work Location
    Works from an office location
    Employee Type
    Engineering - Engineering
  • 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 equipment breakdown, 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 an experienced engineer that is familiar with electrical and mechanical maintenance of industrial plants. The individual will be based in our Vancouver office. The ideal candidate will be an electrical, mechanical or materials engineer with specialization or experience in power generation, mining or pulp & paper industry.


    Responsibilities - External

    The person in this position will deal directly with FM Global clients in helping them to protect their facilities against mechanical and electrical breakdown, fire and many other hazards.


    The role involves conducting field visits, office work, and projects for large industrial occupancies and hazards. 


    Initially, assignments will be of limited scope and complexity giving you the opportunity to learn. You will gradually begin assessing risks at larger complex industrial properties, such as mines, pulp and paper mills, power plants and chemical plants.


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

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

    Qualifications - External


    Successful candidates have the following qualifications:

    • Minimum of five years of experience with industrial equipment maintenance and/or operation.
    • Previous experience in power generation, mining or pulp & paper industry is a plus.
    • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in electrical, mechanical or materials 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
    • Proficient in MS Office products


    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.


    For additional information on our organization and about what benefit this job opportunity could bring to you please visit our website and career center at: www.fmglobal.com


    To apply provide a cover letter, resume, university transcripts (for 2006 and later graduates) and references.