Engineer Surveyor - Armed Forces Career Transition Partnership 2024

Job Level:  Professional


Area of Expertise:  Customer Services & Claims
Unit:  Allianz UK
Employing Entity:  Allianz Management Services Ltd
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Remote working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  30909
Position Cluster: 

Who we are


Allianz is a global insurance company serving across 70 different countries, but from the very first day you join our team you’ll know that your contributions are valued. We offer world class learning and career development opportunities, while we celebrate an inclusive culture.


Role Description


Allianz Engineering, Construction & Power are pleased to be working in partnership with the Armed Forces Career Transition Partnership (CTP) to provide opportunities in Engineering for those transitioning from the Armed Forces. We are looking for ex-service personnel who possess valuable engineering experience and ‘life lessons’ gained from time served within the military across all three services. 


We are Allianz Engineering, Construction & Power, one of the leading engineering insurance and inspection service providers in the UK.  Our inspection service helps businesses evaluate their engineering risks and meet their health and safety, legislative and regulatory compliance requirements.  


There’s loads of exciting work ahead with the Allianz Engineering Team, as a result we’re expanding our team of Engineer Surveyors, covering Lift and Crane, Power Press, Pressure Mechanical, Electrical and LEV disciplines based across the UK. 


The Engineer Surveyor role is at the forefront of our business, helping our customers stay safe and compliant.  It's a "hands on" role, visiting every type of retail, commercial, educational and industrial premises, inspecting anything from a boiler to a crane in a small independent garage to a well-known landmark in London.  It's an extremely varied role, you'll be out and about, meeting all sorts of customers and will be part of a fantastic team.   


We have opportunities in the following locations:

Lift and Crane


  • Birmingham
  • Castle Donington
  • Central London 
  • Chelmsford
  • Chester
  • Durham 
  • East London
  • Manchester
  • Mid Wales
  • Northampton
  • Northern Ireland
  • North London
  • Reading
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Warrington
  • West London/Slough
  • Scotland - Central and West
  • Scotland - Fife
  • Sheffield
  • South East London
  • Stockport/Macclesfield



  • Oxford 


Pressure Mechanical 


  • Milton Keynes / Hemel Hempstead
  • North London
  • West London
  • Central London 
  • Belfast 





About You



  • Possess a mechanical engineering background and hold a minimum of a level 3 engineering qualification
  • Are customer focused with a professional attitude
  • Have strong organisation skills
  • Flexible
  • Safety conscious  
  • Are team players, yet also happy to work independently
  • Have a full driving license


The role is home based, you'll have a geographic area to cover and you'll organise your own day / weeks.


What We Will Offer You


Recognised and rewarded for a job well done, we have a range of flexible benefits for you to choose from- so you can pick a package that’s perfect for you. We also offer flexible working options, global career opportunities across the wider Allianz Group, and fantastic career development and training. That’s on top of enjoying all the benefits you’d expect from the world’s number one insurance brand, including:


  • Starting at £41,436 to £52,075 depending on experience and location (including Engineer Surveyor Allowance)
  • Incremental salary increases for the first 2 years whilst developing in the role 
  • Company car - Toyota Corolla Hybrid and all tools/equipment provided  
  • Generous pension contributions up to 15%   
  • Competitive annual bonus scheme  
  • Overtime earnings – uncapped  
  • Travel time in included within working week, and you'll be in control of your diary / appointments  
  • Life cover x 4 basic salary  
  • Flexible buy/sell holiday options – up to 5 days per holiday year  
  • Development days and unlimited Learning & Development opportunities  
  • A discount of up to 50% on a range of insurance products for you and your family including car, home and pet  
  • Retail discounts including BMW, Vodafone, Uber Eats, attractions, travel, shops and more  
  • Health & lifestyle benefits for you and your family including Dental, Bupa and Cycle to Work  
  • Employee Support Programme  


At point of application please select the visibility of your profile to ‘ All recruiters worldwide /Allianz recruiters in my country’.


Our Ways of Working


Do you need some flexibility with the hours you work? Let us know as part of your application and if it’s right for our customers, our business and for you, then we’ll do everything we can to make it happen. 


Here at Allianz, we are signatories of the ABIs flexible working charter. We believe in supporting hybrid work patterns, which balance the needs of our customers, with your personal circumstances and our business requirements. Our aim with this is to help innovation, creativity, and you to thrive - Your work life balance is important to us.


Our Purpose and Values


We secure your future


Be Brave | With Heart | Everyone Counts | Inspiring Trust


Our purpose and values are more than just words on a website - they are the why and how of Allianz. They influence everything we do and guide us how to do it. Created by our people, for our people, they shape our culture, bring us together, and inspire us to be the best. Building an inclusive culture for us all to succeed.


Diversity & Inclusion


At Allianz, we value diversity and inclusion and back this up with our accreditations. Allianz is EDGE certified for gender inclusion, members of the Women in Finance Charter, members of the Stonewall Diversity Champion programme, signatories of Business in the Community’s Race at Work Charter, and an Armed Forces Covenant gold standard employer.


We have a range of employee networks focusing on gender inclusion, cultural diversity, LGBTQIA+, disability and long term health conditions (including neurodiversity), intergenerational and life stages, parents and carers, mental wellbeing, menopause support and armed forces and veterans, all supporting you to bring your best
and authentic self to work.


Join us - Let’s Care for Tomorrow.