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Junior Field Engineer

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Engineering, architecture
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Analyze, evaluate, and recommend feasible ways to develop, implement and monitor a total loss control program, concentrating on the reduction of frequency and severity of claims. Based on level of product knowledge, this position will perform reviews and offer technical guidance.


  1. Provide timely and value added services to clients via property engineering surveys and follow-up on property loss prevention recommendations. 
  2. Provide support to other regions by servicing clients with locations in Johannesburg and to be available to travel outside of the region if required. 
  3. Conduct property engineering surveys, re-surveys, prospect surveys, and other reviews for local clients, utilizing the AIG engineering reporting and guidelines. 
  4. Develop risk ratings (physical deficiencies and human element programs). 
  5. Provide engineering support to other regions as required, generating income to support the position. 
  6. Monitor client property loss prevention recommendations, providing sound engineering consultation and support for loss prevention. 
  7. Develop risk ratings and perform MAS, MFL, PML, and NLE loss estimates and other technical studies. 
  8. Report on, substandard risks and large loss potentials. 
  9. Consult on complex and high limit business, through special reporting Provide training for clients, as well as technical training for local underwriters and other local office personnel. 
  10. Develop local relationships within the insurance industry and participate on local committees, representing AIG engineering. 
  11. Participate in central regional team activities. 
  12. Complete natural hazard assessments. 
  13. Advise and assist clients with compliance and regulatory issues pertaining to fire protection.
  14. Complete administrative reporting in a timely manner, to include monthly time reports, expense reports, performance management documents, calendars, and other reporting as assigned.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Engineering, architecture
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 2 years
Required skills: Product knowledge; Risk management; Reporting; Compliance; Customer relations; GIS surveying; Engineering
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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AIG Kenya

Banking, microfinance, insuranceCompany size: 50-100 people

AIG traded as Chartis in Kenya and other parts of the world – apart from the US – until November, 2012. This rebrand marked a new era for us, ushering in a new brand promise: “Bring on tomorrow”, which underscores our tremendous tenacity and ambition – to solve problems, to innovate for the benefit of our clients, and to act as a powerful, global team.