Process Safety Consultant

Posted 09 February 2024
Salary medical insurance,pension,20 days holiday
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameKelsee Tedder

Job description

Position: Process Safety Management (PSM) Consultant

Company Overview: We are a leading consultancy firm specializing in providing exceptional services to companies across major hazard industries. Our focus areas include health, safety, security, environmental, and business risk management. Join our dynamic team and play a crucial role in enhancing operational safety and efficiency for our clients.


  • Facilitate Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) workshops, including HAZOP, What-if, LOPA, and/or HAZID.
  • Provide expertise in Management of Change (MoC), Pre-Startup Safety Review (PSSR), emergency planning and response, mechanical integrity, and the development of PSM standards and systems.
  • Conduct compliance audits to assess adherence to relevant health, safety, security, and environmental (HSSE) regulations and management systems.
  • Collaborate with clients to develop and implement functional safety measures.
  • Lead incident investigations, analyze root causes, and recommend preventive measures.
  • Contribute to project planning and management, ensuring timely delivery and meeting client requirements.
  • Prepare and coordinate bids for consultancy projects, including developing proposals and cost estimates.
  • Utilize bowtie analysis techniques to assess risk scenarios and develop effective risk management strategies.
  • Deliver comprehensive training sessions on process safety management principles and practices.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Safety Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in Process Safety Management, preferably in major hazard industries.
  • Proficiency in OHSA PSM Elements and familiarity with relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Proven experience in facilitating PHA workshops and conducting compliance audits.
  • Strong understanding of HSSE management systems and functional safety principles.
  • Demonstrated expertise in incident investigation, project management, and bid preparation.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively engage with clients and stakeholders.
  • Certifications such as Certified Process Safety Professional (CCPSC), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), or equivalent are desirable.
  • Willingness to travel as needed to client sites.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and international exposure within a globally renowned consultancy firm.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.