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Technical Safety Engineering Team Leader

  • Job reference: 928768
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, HS & E
  • Date posted: 12/03/2020

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Technical Safety Engineering Team Leader, based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Provide direct supervision, coaching and guidance as necessary to a team of Technical Safety Engineers
Providing links between operational areas of the Company and the SHE department to ensure that specific Process Safety support needs of the organisation are identified and met
Act as a Technical Authority for Management
Conduct and review Operational Risk Assessments
Demonstrate ALARP for projects throughout lifecycle and challenge decisions where necessary
Technical safety overview of modifications projects etc. (e.g. review of project generated safety studies)
Co-ordination of and participation in technical safety risk assessment activities (e.g. HAZID, HAZOP, etc.)
Co-ordination of activities undertaken by external Consultants
Development of in-house Technical Safety capabilities
Provision of technical safety and risk management support and advice to operational and project personnel

Thorough understanding of relevant statutory provisions, particularly in relation to Major Accident Hazard Management

Experience of technical authoring desirable
Auditing skills

A relevant engineering degree or formal technical safety / risk management qualification - e.g. MSc in Safety & Reliability Engineering

Chartered or working thorough Chartership via an Engineering Council professional body e.g. SaRS/SEE, IChemE, IMechE

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 928768

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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.