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Process Safety Engineer

  • Job reference: 923495
  • Location: Algeria
  • Salary: GBP600 - GBP700 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Chemical Engineering, Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 22/01/2019

Process Safety Engineer JD

Job Summary
This position will support Algerian operations in issues relating to process safety and will have responsibility for the development, training and rollout of a Process Safety Management system for the respective site.

The position will work in collaboration with the HSE teams at all sites as well as the operations and Engineering teams at both of the field sites to do this.

The position will report to the Field Manager

* Providing Process Safety support at both HBNS and ELM in compliance with GB's management systems, industry standards, codes of practice and regulations/decrees
* Developing & delivering PSM training/mentoring with the goal of enhancing PSM competency across GB.
* Providing specialist support to activities involving technical safety, loss prevention, QRA, risk mitigation, Fire & Explosion Risk Analysis, Hazard Reviews and Audits
* Conducting risk studies in support of Change Management, including pre-start up risk assessment.
* Identifying requirements for and management of specialist technical safety engineering contractors, including work planning and prioritization, QA, and budgetary control.
* Support the processes in place to identify and verify the availability on demand of Safety and Environment Critical Equipment (SECE), as required to managing Process Safety.
* Support development of the GB PSM system for all GB sites.
* Ensuring that relevant procedures and operator guides adequately reflect the principals and best practice to re-enforce PSM culture and actions.

* Extensive operations/HSE experience in petroleum or petrochemical industry is required.
* Significant experience directly related to Process Safety Management (PSM) Systems development is required.
* Some onsite operations experience is preferred.
* Expert knowledge of Process Safety methodologies and techniques (e.g. HAZOP, LOPA, SIL, Bow-Ties)
* Experience with "Brown field" modifications.
* Ability and desire to work in remote location(s)
* Capability and flexibility to work independently.
* Bilingual in French and English preferred. Fluency in one or the other is required.

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering or other related field required.

PSM Certification consistent with Job Title.

This position will be based in Algeria.

Work Schedule
This position will be working a 28-day rotation schedule.

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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.