Technical Team Manager

US-RI-West Glocester
Job ID
2018-7247
# Positions
1
Work Location
Works from an office location
Employee Type
Regular
Category
Engineering - Testing & Certification

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.

Responsibilities - External

Manage a team of technical staff involved with the testing and certification of electrical equipment for use in hazardous (classified) locations.

 

Responsible for:

- monitoring the day-to-day activities in a manner that ensures that projects are conducted on schedule, within budget and are technically sound and apprising upper management when needed

- managing the compilation, verification and update of all project related information generated by the team

- monitoring equipment and laboratories resources to ensure they are safely and effectively utilized

- working with senior management, develop operating plans and objectives for the team managed

- hiring, developing and maintaining a technically competent and motivated staff

- conducting regular performance appraisals of assigned staff

Qualifications - External

5 to 10 years experience with the following:

 

- Management of technical staff

- Safety and installation standards for electrical equipment used in hazardous (classified) locations (e.g. NEC, ANSI, IEC, CSA, UL, EN and FM Approval Standards).

- Testing and certification of Electrical Equipment used in hazardous (classified) locations.

 

The candidate must also have demonstrated skills in the following areas:

- Project Management

- Personal Development

- Personnel Development

- Organization and Planning

- Communication (written and oral)

- Leadership

- Personal Integrity

- Cost/Benefit Analysis

-   Computer Proficiency