Company Name: Travelers Import
Job Details
Duration: Permanent
Min Education: Not Specified
Salary: Commensurate
Job Type: Full Time
Min Experience: Not Specified
Required Travel:
  • USA - Buffalo New York, 14201
Job Description
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities.

That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Hello and thank you for viewing this 'pipeline' job posting. Please note that there is currently no opening for this position. This particular posting has been created in an effort to help pre-identify candidates interested in being considered for future roles as they become available. By submitting your resume to this requisition, you are not formally applying for a position with Travelers, rather you are indicating an interest in being contacted when roles like this open.


That's Travelers. We are one of the leading insurance companies in the United States. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy, and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.


Travelers is looking for a HPR/Property Specialist that has an extensive background with Property Protection across a broad spectrum of industries and insurance. We are looking for an individual that has HPR/Large Property Protection training, 8-10 years of experience and has the ability to evaluate Automatic Protection, as well as hazards and controls. The candidate should be able to; perform hydrant and fire pump flow tests, sketch sprinkler systems, do hydraulic calculations and automatic sprinkler plan reviews.

Property/HPR Field Specialist reports to Director, Property Specialist Technical Unit. Delivers Property specialty services to large assigned accounts. Provides Property technical training to Risk Control Consultants. Handles accounts on a national or multi-regional basis. Provides technical training to Risk Control generalists. Travel with overnight stays is anticipated and could be up to 30% of workload requirements.

Survey applicant and insured facilities for fire, smoke, explosion, and other property loss potential. Locations surveyed are generally high value manufacturing and warehousing properties with complex exposures to loss, and require accurate exposure analysis and PML & likelihood of loss estimations.

Witness tests and assess reliability & adequacy of fire protection equipment.

Review plans for new construction, including hydraulically designed sprinkler systems, fire alarm and detection systems, fire pumps, chemical & gaseous agent fire protection installations, and combustion controls.

Serve as a technical resource to Risk Control generalists and Account Executives (Underwriting).

Consult with clients on ways to control hazards in order to reduce or prevent losses. Influence clients to implement recommendations.

Assist in the writing of technical documents and bulletins for use by our Risk Control generalists, underwriting business partners, or customers and insureds.

Provide property loss control training assistance to Risk Control staff in the form of workshop participation, co-surveys, and information transfer.

Makes complex technical information and recommendations understandable and clear to audiences with varied levels of technical knowledge using both written and verbal communication skills.
Influences others to take action on recommendations
Listens effectively
Strong oral and written communication skills

Continually assesses workload in light of business priorities; directs own efforts accordingly.
Identifies methods for improving personal productivity
Makes sound judgments about appropriate service levels for customers

Must be able to climb ladders and stairs and transition to and from ladders or stairs in order to access building roof areas and upper or lower floors within a customer site during risk control surveys. Includes having the ability to navigate through customer sites in a safe manner, which may include manufacturing areas, warehouses, storage yards, construction sites, etc. which may present surfaces that are uneven, wet, icy, and somewhat unstable or covered with debris; Have the ability to navigate within a customer facility in low light or relatively dark conditions; Be capable of making regular and prompt travel over extended distances by air or vehicle while demonstrating effective planning, expense and cost control skills; and the ability to work under exposure to extreme outdoor/indoor conditions (heat, snow, cold, rain etc.)

Degree in Engineering (all engineering degrees accepted); prefer degree in Fire Protection Engineering

Keywords: Property Specialist, Fire Protection Specialist, Loss Control, Risk Control, Loss Prevention, Fire Protection Engineer, HPR Engineer.

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We actively promote a drug-free workplace.