Berkley Agribusiness Risk Specialists

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Job TitleStatusStateCity
Risk Control Specialist
Full TimeNew York or PennsylvaniaTBD
Sr. Risk Control Specialist
Full TimeMichigan or OhioTBD
Sr. Risk Control Specialist
Full TimeArkansas, Oklahoma, Mississippi or TexasTBD

Risk Control Specialist

  • FLSA: Exempt
  • Date Opened: 9/25/2017

Job Description:

Are you passionate about creating safer work environments?  If so, Berkley Agribusiness, a provider of property and casualty insurance solutions for select commercial agribusiness accounts, has an employment opportunity for a Risk Control Specialist to service our food products and food manufacturing customers in the Northeast Region. 

This position will be responsible for providing on-site risk control surveys at both prospective and existing policyholder locations for the purposes of gathering underwriting information and providing suggestions for risk improvement.

Specific duties include, but not limited to:

  • surveying commercial agribusiness properties, i.e. as buildings, industrial operations, etc. 
  • consulting with insured(s) in regards to activities and programs available to control losses and improve safety
  • providing training, mentoring, specialized technical advice and counsel to internal staff regarding regulations
  • contributing to the development of safety materials and programs 

Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in occupational/industrial safety, agricultural science, engineering or related field
  • 3-5 years loss control experience in food products and/or manufacturing
  • Professional designations, i.e. CPCU, CSP, CFPS or ARM

Skills and Abilities:

  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to present information to small and/or large groups
  • Must be well organized and a self-starter
  • Valid drivers' license and acceptable motor vehicle report required.

Candidates with experience that exceeds the minimum qualifications will be considered with a commensurate expansion of job responsibilities, job title and salary.

Sr. Risk Control Specialist

  • FLSA: Exempt
  • Date Opened: 11/14/2017

Job Description:

​This position will be responsible for providing on-site risk control surveys at both prospective and existing policyholder locations for the purposes of gathering underwriting information and providing suggestions for risk improvement.

Specific duties include, but not limited to:

  • surveying commercial agribusiness properties, i.e. as buildings, industrial operations, etc. 
  • consulting with insured(s) in regards to activities and programs available to control losses and improve safety
  • providing training, mentoring, specialized technical advice and counsel to internal staff regarding regulations
  • contributing to the development of safety materials and programs 

Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in occupational/industrial safety, agricultural science, engineering or related field
  • 10 years loss control experience in property/casualty insurance
  • In-depth technical experience in risk control disciplines including, but not limited to, fire safety, electrical safety, industrial hygiene, risk management, construction methods, agriculture risks, etc.
  • Professional designations, i.e. CPCU, CSP, CFPS or ARM 

Skills and Abilities:

  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to train and present information to small and/or large groups
  • Expert knowledge of insurance coverages, local, state and federal regulations pertaining to safety (DOT NFPA & OSHA)
  • Must be able to work in a self-directed environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and the ability to navigate the Internet to conduct research
  • Valid drivers' license and acceptable motor vehicle report required.

Sr. Risk Control Specialist

  • FLSA: Exempt
  • Date Opened: 11/14/2017

Job Description:

​This position will be responsible for providing on-site risk control surveys at both prospective and existing policyholder locations for the purposes of gathering underwriting information and providing suggestions for risk improvement.

Specific duties include, but not limited to:

  • surveying commercial agribusiness properties, i.e. as buildings, industrial operations, etc. 
  • consulting with insured(s) in regards to activities and programs available to control losses and improve safety
  • providing training, mentoring, specialized technical advice and counsel to internal staff regarding regulations
  • contributing to the development of safety materials and programs 

Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in occupational/industrial safety, agricultural science, engineering or related field
  • 10 years loss control experience in property/casualty insurance
  • In-depth technical experience in risk control disciplines including, but not limited to, fire safety, electrical safety, industrial hygiene, risk management, construction methods, agriculture risks, etc.
  • Professional designations, i.e. CPCU, CSP, CFPS or ARM

Skills and Abilities:

  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to train and present information to small and/or large groups
  • Expert knowledge of insurance coverages, local, state and federal regulations pertaining to safety (DOT NFPA & OSHA)
  • Must be able to work in a self-directed environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and the ability to navigate the Internet to conduct research
  • Valid drivers' license and acceptable motor vehicle report required.
BARS offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an opportunity for personal and professional growth. If you are interested in a career at BARS, please submit your cover letter and resume for consideration.
  • Berkley Agribusiness Risk Specialists
  • Human Resources
  • 11201 Douglas Avenue
  • P.O. Box 1594
  • Urbandale, IA 50322

Berkley Agribusiness Risk Specialists participates in E-Verify and maintains a drug-free workplace.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Berkley Agribusiness Risk Specialists is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of compliance with all federal, state, and local laws regarding nondiscrimination in employment.