Travelers-Forensic Specialist

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Travelers-Forensic Specialist

Travelers is seeking an experienced Forensic Specialist to work within the Travelers Risk Control Laboratory as a subject matter expert in one or more of the following areas:

• Fire Science
• Fire origin and cause determination
• Fire protection and alarm systems
• Failure analysis of electrical, mechanical, material systems and components
• Product liability
• Code evaluation
• Accident reconstruction.

As a member of the Travelers Laboratory Forensic team, you will investigate a variety of incidents and losses, consult with professionals within the Travelers Risk Control, Claim, and Subrogation departments, conduct on-site investigations, and analyze components or failures in a laboratory setting.

This position requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree in physics, chemistry, engineering (electrical, mechanical, chemical, civil, fire protection) or a closely related field of study. The successful candidate will have at least five to ten years of experience in the practical application of their discipline. Candidates with advanced degrees, professional licenses, and/or professional certifications strongly preferred.

Previous experience in forensics, failure analysis, fire scene investigations, accident investigation, and insurance is preferred, however for exceptional candidates Travelers will provide training as needed. The ability to clearly and persuasively communicate highly technical information to a lay audience is essential. The position is based in Windsor, CT and will require some country wide travel.
Location: Windsor, CT
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For information about this position please contact the hiring manager, Dave Roy at or Talent Acquisition, Lisa Pursel at