Quality Engineer-Auditor FM Approvals

Job ID
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Work Location
Works from an office location
Employee Type
Other Professional

Overview - External


FM Global is a leading 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. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.


A Global Leader in Certification and Approval

FM Global offers worldwide industrial and commercial product certification and testing services through FM Approvals®. Recognized and respected across the globe, FM Approvals certification assures customers a product or service that has been objectively tested and conforms to the highest national and international standards.

Responsibilities - External

  • Ensure the integrity of FM Approved products through performing surveillance audits throughout the FM Approvals customer base.
  • Manage, cultivate and maintain partnerships with a variety of FM Approved product manufacturers.
  • Independently examine the procedures, processes, systems and records for conformity requirements.
  • Review Approval markings, critical drawings, documentation control, quality procedures and inspection, equipment calibration and product validation.
  • Effectively perform audits and capably evaluate audit/test results, weighing the relevancy, accuracy and perspective of conclusions against the accumulated audit/test evidence.
  • Accurately report on a wide variety of witness testing through effectively communicating audit results, both verbally and in written reports and documentation.
  • Significant travel required.  Approximately 60% - 80%

Qualifications - External

  • B. S.  or related four year technical degree required.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience related to audits, process control or quality assurance.
  • Knowledgeable of industry test standards, Quality Management Systems, third- party product certification, and ISO9001 certification is a strong benefit.
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Self-directed, able to work independently, excellent time management skills.