Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company Authorized Inspector in Albany, New York



Authorized Inspector

Job Description:

The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Co (HSB) is seeking an Authorized Inspector to provide ASME, NB, PED, TPI or other required inspections in an intermittent territory for a Full-time shop and other clients in the Albany, NY area.

Requisition Number:




High School Diploma

Minimum 3 years in the operation, fabrication or installation of boilers and pressure vessels.

ASME and NBIC Code Knowledge

Meet the required experience and qualifications to take the NB exam

Excellent human relationship skills

Basic algebra skills

Computer skills for Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes applications


Engineering Degree

National Board Card with IS Commission with \"A\" Commission

5 years with experience in boiler and pressure vessel design, fabrication and testing

AWS CWI, ASNT Level I and II in visual inspection, dye penetrant and radiography

Quality insurance inspection experience

Experience in coordinating and facilitating 3rd party inspection activities and reporting of same

Physical Requirements:

This position requires a person to routinely move about at a site facility. As such, candidates for this position must be able to perform the below physical requirements:

  • Ability to crawl through 11” X 15” openings into confined spaces. Enter and function in very tight confined spaces.

  • Ability to climb vertical ladders and several stories of stairs.

  • Ability to climb and function at heights of at least 30 feet, and up to eight(8) to ten (10) stories.

  • Ability to perform bending, stretching and twisting motions.

  • Ability to withstand temperature variations. Temperature variations could be as much as 70 degrees.

  • Ability to walk 3-5 miles.

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.

  • Ability to lift own body weight while hanging or entering a confined space with associated safety equipment

  • Ability to lift equipment up to 50 lbs.

  • Visual acuity of 20/20 (natural or corrected) and identify colors.

  • Ability to hear (corrected) the sounds of equipment operation.


New York

Employment Type:

Full Time

Additional Information:

We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The work environment characteristics, and any physical and mental requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.



Other Requirements:

Some of HSB’s customers require our personnel to have a security clearance in order to enter their facilities. As such, candidates for this position must be eligible to obtain a security clearance. Because this position may require routine travel among multiple customer locations, the successful candidate may be assigned a company vehicle or may have the option to use their personal vehicle for company business. As such, the successful candidate must have an acceptable driving record.

Company Name:

Hartford Steam Boiler


United States of America