Consulting Inspector - Seattle, WA (part-time)


The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company is looking for Inspectors to join our Engineering Team!

Global Inspection and Engineering Services is an inspection focused engineering division of HSBIIC with over 450 engineers, inspectors and auditors located in over 27 countries. The world’s largest ASME Authorized Inspection Agency, GIES Inspectors are instrumental in providing on location services that verify the quality and conformance of pressure equipment when it is being manufactured, erected and/or repaired. The work of our Global Inspection and Engineering Services personnel is focused on the beginning of the life cycle of the type of equipment insured by HSB and is an important part of HSB’s comprehensive understanding of the insured equipment. Services include:
  • Review and acceptance of Job Packages
  • In-process Inspections
  • Monitoring of Quality Control System
  • Witnessing final Hydrostatic Test
  • Review and signing of required forms
This field based position is an integral part of our commitment to the quality and service we provide for our customers and to their equipment. The work is varied from day to day and is ideally suited to a self-motivated individual who can work independently. A successful inspector will have excellent communications skills and the ability to work with HSB clients and customers in a professional manor with high integrity.

The position has minimum qualifications of a high school diploma and work experience with boilers and pressure vessels or nuclear reactors. The required work experience can be reduced if you have an engineering degree.

Training is provided annually for all of our inspectors, which is developed and supported by our technical industry experts.

The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company has a long and respected reputation as the leader in our industry with a primary focus on workplace safety.


  • H.S. diploma. Experience on High Pressure Boilers
  • Experience operating, maintaining, or inspecting boilers and pressure vessels. Basic computer skills.
  • ASME & NBIC Code Knowledge
  • Meet RCI-1 Requirements to qualify for AI/RI examinations and Commission qualifications
  • State Certificate of Competency and National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors Commission, with “A” Endorsement.
  • Designation as Authorized Inspector by Manager, Code Services.

  • The person in this position needs to routinely move about (including ascending/descending) a site facility, remote location, etc. while performing visual inspections of ASME/NB boilers and pressure vessels, review NDE reports and calculations.
  • Consistently works in outside weather conditions that may be in frigid or hot temperatures.
  • May need to lift own body weight with associated safety equipment.
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • Technical College Graduate. Engineering degree
  • Experience with boilers and pressure vessels. Risk Survey experience
  • N.B. of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors Commission

At The Hartford Steam Boiler, a subsidiary of Munich Re, we see Diversity and Inclusion as a solution to the challenges and opportunities all around us. Our goal is to foster an inclusive culture and build a workforce that reflects the customers we serve and the communities in which we live and work. We strive to provide a workplace where all of our colleagues feel respected, valued and empowered to achieve their very best every day. We recruit and develop talent with a focus on providing our customers the most innovative products and services.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB), a part of Munich Re since 2009, provides equipment breakdown and other specialty coverages, inspection services and engineering consulting that set the standard for excellence worldwide. One of the world’s leading equipment breakdown insurers, HSB helps clients reduce risk through a unique combination of specialty coverages, engineering-based risk management strategies and loss prevention services. A.M. Best Company awarded the HSB Group of companies its highest financial rating, A++ (Superior). We look ahead, anticipate risk and leverage our knowledge and experience to develop new solutions to help our clients meet tomorrow's challenges. To see the future we see check out our LinkedIn page: