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Risk Engineer Oil & Gas Offshore LON

Zurich Insurance

York, North Yorkshire

Published
09-01-2019
Job ad details
Published
09-01-2019
Expires
03-02-2019
Job ID
LJA-69470777
Job type
Permanent
Full-time
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering



Location:

Home based with 30% travel -ideally located S.East/London area but will consider all locations

The opportunity:

Risk Engineer - Oil and Gas (Offshore)

This is a great opportunity to work within our Risk Engineering business as an Oil and Gas Offshore Risk Engineer. You'll be responsible for ensuring that all Risk Engineering is technically and commercially viable by providing first class customer service, either directly or by sub-contracted consultants, and ensuring that all Risk Engineering policies and standards are clearly defined and implemented.

As a Subject Matter Expert, you will act as an expert resource to teams in Underwriting and Claims, Customers and the Risk Engineering Network on Oil and Gas related Property, Business Interruption, Construction, Machinery Breakdown and Liability/Environmental issues.

You'll have significant offshore experience in either an operational, asset integrity, well design or drilling supervision role.

This is a home based role and will require travel to our London office and client sites internationally.

Key Responsibilities:

The role of a Risk Engineer is varied and challenging but very rewarding. Accountabilities vary in nature and will include:

  • To assess Risk Quality and Quantum, for Property Damage and Business Interruption and/or Liability in order to assist Underwriters in Risk Selection. This will generally be prior to attachment or at renewal, following losses or acquisitions (offshore).
  • To carry out Risk Engineering Surveys of exploration and production (E&P) facilities, including platforms, FPSOs and onshore and offshore E&P facilities worldwide, furnishing underwriters and/or the market with Risk Engineering Reports and the Customer with Risk Improvement Recommendations.
  • To attend Risk Engineering Surveys carried out by Brokers' Engineers where possible, and validate their findings to Zurich underwriters and/or the market.
  • To initiate Risk Engineering programmes with key E&P clients, such as office visits to review management practices, before asset inspections.
  • To advise underwriters on Engineering Risk Issues.
  • To obtain and/or develop Risk Engineering Methods as appropriate.
  • To consult and liaise with other underwriters' engineers on Risk Engineering issues.
  • To support claims validation and investigation process.
  • To provide thought leadership and technical insight in to risk features of related industries, including lessons from losses


Your skills and experience:

Successful applications will need to demonstrate the following requirements:

  • Bachelors (or preferably a Masters level) Degree in Engineering (Chemical/Mechanical/Drilling preferred)
  • Member of Institution of Chemical or Mechanical Engineers
  • Extensive Oil/Gas industry experience.
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng) status or working towards.
  • Good knowledge of Oil/Gas processes, and an appreciation of Oil/Gas economics
  • Extensive relevant industrial experience (including direct E&P insurance) in one or more of Design, Operation, Safety, Maintenance etc. in the E&P Industry
  • Experience in one or more Risk, Reliability & Safety Engineering methodologies, eg, HazOp, HazAn, Consequence Analysis, Root-Cause Analysis, FMECA.
  • Ideally insurance knowledge eg, risk management programmes, estimated maximum loss concepts and analysis etc
  • Computer Literate (Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Databases, Application Programs)
  • Ability to promptly research a technical issue, using technical references/contacts


The Reward:

We offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes:

  • 12% pension
  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
  • Discounted gadget insurance
  • Annual company bonuses
  • Discounted technology offers
  • Virtual GP appointments
  • Free flu jab
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted will writing service
  • Home workers allowance

Who we are

Zurich is one of the world's leading insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a global basis. Our mission is to help our customers understand and protect themselves from risk. With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries, we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. We help individuals, small and medium sized companies and global corporations around the world understand and protect themselves from risk by offering a wide range of insurance products, solutions and advisory services.

Risk selection, pricing and improvement are fundamental to the success of Zurich. To do this effectively requires specialist expertise and understanding of the industries our customers operate in and the hazards to which they are exposed. Zurich's in-house risk engineering team provide that expertise, which is something that sets us apart in the eyes of our customers.

We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities.

Further information
At Zurich, we aim to have a diverse mix of employees that reflects our customers and the communities in which we live and work. Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are shaping an environment where everyone feels welcome, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, ability, culture, sexual orientation or mental health status. Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all. We believe that attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our 4 million customers' needs to allow us to drive better outcomes. As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider flexible working arrangements.

We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us.

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Home based with 30% travel -ideally located S.East/London area but will consider all locations

The opportunity:

Risk Engineer - Oil and Gas (Offshore)

This is a great opportunity to work within our Risk Engineering business as an Oil and Gas Offshore Risk Engineer. You'll be responsible for ensuring that all Risk Engineering is technically and commercially viable by providing first class customer service, either directly or by sub-contracted consultants, and ensuring that all Risk Engineering policies and standards are clearly defined and implemented.

As a Subject Matter Expert, you will act as an expert resource to teams in Underwriting and Claims, Customers and the Risk Engineering Network on Oil and Gas related Property, Business Interruption, Construction, Machinery Breakdown and Liability/Environmental issues.

You'll have significant offshore experience in either an operational, asset integrity, well design or drilling supervision role.

This is a home based role and will require travel to our London office and client sites internationally.

Key Responsibilities:

The role of a Risk Engineer is varied and challenging but very rewarding. Accountabilities vary in nature and will include:

  • To assess Risk Quality and Quantum, for Property Damage and Business Interruption and/or Liability in order to assist Underwriters in Risk Selection. This will generally be prior to attachment or at renewal, following losses or acquisitions (offshore).
  • To carry out Risk Engineering Surveys of exploration and production (E&P) facilities, including platforms, FPSOs and onshore and offshore E&P facilities worldwide, furnishing underwriters and/or the market with Risk Engineering Reports and the Customer with Risk Improvement Recommendations.
  • To attend Risk Engineering Surveys carried out by Brokers' Engineers where possible, and validate their findings to Zurich underwriters and/or the market.
  • To initiate Risk Engineering programmes with key E&P clients, such as office visits to review management practices, before asset inspections.
  • To advise underwriters on Engineering Risk Issues.
  • To obtain and/or develop Risk Engineering Methods as appropriate.
  • To consult and liaise with other underwriters' engineers on Risk Engineering issues.
  • To support claims validation and investigation process.
  • To provide thought leadership and technical insight in to risk features of related industries, including lessons from losses


Your skills and experience:

Successful applications will need to demonstrate the following requirements:

  • Bachelors (or preferably a Masters level) Degree in Engineering (Chemical/Mechanical/Drilling preferred)
  • Member of Institution of Chemical or Mechanical Engineers
  • Extensive Oil/Gas industry experience.
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng) status or working towards.
  • Good knowledge of Oil/Gas processes, and an appreciation of Oil/Gas economics
  • Extensive relevant industrial experience (including direct E&P insurance) in one or more of Design, Operation, Safety, Maintenance etc. in the E&P Industry
  • Experience in one or more Risk, Reliability & Safety Engineering methodologies, eg, HazOp, HazAn, Consequence Analysis, Root-Cause Analysis, FMECA.
  • Ideally insurance knowledge eg, risk management programmes, estimated maximum loss concepts and analysis etc
  • Computer Literate (Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Databases, Application Programs)
  • Ability to promptly research a technical issue, using technical references/contacts


The Reward:

We offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes:

  • 12% pension
  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
  • Discounted gadget insurance
  • Annual company bonuses
  • Discounted technology offers
  • Virtual GP appointments
  • Free flu jab
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted will writing service
  • Home workers allowance

Who we are

Zurich is one of the world's leading insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a global basis. Our mission is to help our customers understand and protect themselves from risk. With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries, we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. We help individuals, small and medium sized companies and global corporations around the world understand and protect themselves from risk by offering a wide range of insurance products, solutions and advisory services.

Risk selection, pricing and improvement are fundamental to the success of Zurich. To do this effectively requires specialist expertise and understanding of the industries our customers operate in and the hazards to which they are exposed. Zurich's in-house risk engineering team provide that expertise, which is something that sets us apart in the eyes of our customers.

We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities.

Further information
At Zurich, we aim to have a diverse mix of employees that reflects our customers and the communities in which we live and work. Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are shaping an environment where everyone feels welcome, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, ability, culture, sexual orientation or mental health status. Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all. We believe that attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our 4 million customers' needs to allow us to drive better outcomes. As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider flexible working arrangements.

We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us.

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Job ad details
Published
09-01-2019
Expires
03-02-2019
Job ID
LJA-69470777
Jobtype
Permanent
Full-time
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering