• Jurisdictional Specialist

    Location US-MA-Norwood
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Work Location
    Works from a home office
    Employee Type
    Engineering - Field Engineer
  • Overview - External


    Established nearly 200 years ago, FM Global is a mutual insurance company whose capital, scientific research capability and engineering expertise are solely dedicated to property risk management and the resilience of its client-owners. These owners, who share the belief that the majority of property loss is preventable, represent many of the world’s largest organizations, including one of every three Fortune 1000 companies. They work with FM Global to better understand the hazards that can impact their business continuity in order to make cost-effective risk management decisions, combining property loss prevention with insurance protection.


    FM Global is ranked #534 among FORTUNE magazine's 2018 list of America's 1000 largest companies.  With over US$11 billion in policyholder surplus, FM Global is rated ‘A+’ (Superior) by A.M. Best and ‘AA’ (Very Strong) by Fitch.


    This jurisdictional position is primarily responsible for conducting in-service jurisdictional inspections of boilers and pressure vessels in the area of central and western Massachusetts, but may involve approximately 5-10% travel outside that area.

    Responsibilities - External

    The inspector will receive the necessary FM procedural and field training to be competent.

    These inspections are conducted within the requirements of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, the Rules of the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors, The National Board Inspection Code, jurisdictional laws and regulations, and FM Global programs, procedures and instructions.

    The inspector will be supervised by the Chief Inspector.

    In addition, this position performs inspections of varying scope at low exposure locations and occupancies to eliminate or mitigate hazards.

    Qualifications - External


    Education: Depending on an individual's experience and other factors, the inspector will have a BS in Engineering, an Associate's Degree from a 2 year technical school, or a high school diploma.

    The individual must have National Board and state certifications and be qualified to review repairs in accordance with the NBIC and FMIC requirements.

    Experience: The essential experience for this position is that required by the current National Board Rules for Commissioned Inspectors in order to obtain the initial NB commission.   Experience in boiler and pressure vessel construction and inspection, mechanical and electrical equipment, understanding of management systems and good understanding of nondestructive methods and results are necessary.

    Skills/Knowledge: • Strong overall technical knowledge in the boiler and pressure vessel construction and inspection industry • Good communication and listening skills • Efficient time management skills • Problem solving skills • Computer skills