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Region of Durham

Supervisor, Risk & Loss Control



Company Information

The Region of Durham, dedicated to maintaining outstanding standards of service, relies on the expertise and commitment of our employees. You’d be surprised at the diverse career choices we have to offer! If you seek a career with growth and challenge, where quality and accountability work in tandem with integrity and a responsiveness to change, we welcome you to learn more about us

Job Description

Reporting to the Risk and Insurance Manager, the incumbent will:

  • Assist the Risk Management department with analysis and integration of Loss Control, Corporate Insurance and Risk Management Programs for the Region of Durham and the Durham Municipal Insurance Pool (DMIP)

  • Develop, coordinate and conduct risk training programs for employees of the Region and the DMIP

  • Conduct special and periodic reviews of the Region of Durham and the DMIP members operations, activities and processes to identify and resolve potential liability exposures

  • Perform risk inspections, prepare reports of findings and make appropriate risk analysis recommendations

  • Provide technical risk consultative assistance by reviewing plans, insurance specifications, contracts and policies to ensure they meet applicable legislation, rules and operating standards

  • Respond to inquiries and provide technical advice, guidance and direction to Regional employees, DMIP members and external consultants

  • Design and implement plans for loss prevention when trends are detected

  • Assist in the development and presentation of seminars and workshops for the Region and DMIP member municipalities

  • Participate and assist in the Enterprise Risk Management program including the development and maintenance of the Region's Business Continuity program

  • Develop and implement policies, programs and procedures designed to safeguard property assets

 The successful applicant will possess:

  • A University Degree in Business Administration or Commerce or a related discipline, with major course work in Risk Management, Insurance, Industrial Safety and Industrial Engineering

  • Completion of the Chartered Insurance Professional of Canada (CIP)

  • A Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) designation would be an asset

  • Completion of the Certified Risk Management (CRM) designation would be an asset

  • Several years of supervisory experience in planning and administering a comprehensive Insurance and Risk Management Program for large multi-divisional organizations, preferably in a municipal environment

  • Fundamental knowledge of fire and life safety, including the Ontario Fire Code and the Ontario Building Code

  • Effective leadership skills, organization and project management skills

  • Strong interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong presentation and training skills

  • Strong analytical, interpretation and problem solving skills

  • Demonstrated customer service and interpersonal skills

 Salary: $85,114 to $106,392 per annum

Conditions of Employment

Prior to the start date, the successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Police Information Check dated within two (2) months from date of hire. Proof of education, qualifications and any other job bona fide requirements will also be collected.

Contact Information

Region of Durham
Posting Date: 12-Jun-2017Accounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time $85,114 - $106,392/yr 1 ASAP
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