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Process Safety Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Egypt
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 18/03/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (25/03/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
The role of Process Safety Engineer sits within the Brownfield Engineering Department and provides Technical and Process Safety Engineering support for the asset. The role provides assurance that the RPC asset meets requirements for safety and asset integrity resulting from facilities design changes and that the RPC HSE Management system requirements are being complied with.
The Process Safety Engineer will be the Asset Technical Authority for Safety Engineering.
The role will oversee the RPC brownfield projects portfolio from a safety engineering discipline perspective, ensuring compliance with RPC Standards and Management system and processes. Post holder will be required to review all modifications proposals for HSE implications and ensure that the appropriate level of risk assessment and specialist reviews is undertaken for each stage of the modification with full input from all stakeholders. Define Contractors’ HSE scope of work and priorities; and supervise the work execution through to completion and approval.
Provide Safety Engineering Support to the asset, including projects (brownfield and new), and be the focal point for all activities associated with Technical Safety
Ensure compliance with Partner company Standards adopted by the JV in relation to Safety Engineering and Asset Integrity
Oversee the asset portfolio from a Safety Engineering Assurance perspective
Support delivery of project Design and Operations Safety Case/s and their handover and communication to Operations. Maintain operational safety cases as ‘live’ documents.
Manage and deliver the contractors SOW with respect to all necessary technical safety studies
Safe implementation of the modification, ensuring that the relevant technical, operational and safety reviews (including HAZOPs/HAZANs) of the modification are carried out.
Support, and provide assurance through audits of, site based activities in relation to technical safety engineering through pre-commissioning and commissioning up to and including handover with specific emphasis on the assurance of safety critical barriers
Identify and disseminate Lessons Learnt within, and from outside, the asset
Ensure asset functions close out technical safety actions in a timely fashion (eg HAZOPS / HAZIDs /ENVIDs /Safety Cases)
Maintain the company Emergency response system and arrange drills based on Safety Case scenarios.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
At least 10-15 years of extensive safety engineering experience, including experience in oil/gas production and/or design projects
Verifiable record in engineering and successful delivery of a number of green-field / brown-field projects
Experience in application of technical safety engineering management practices and value improvement tools and practices. Working knowledge HAZOPS, Management of change procedures, consequence modelling software, QRA and safety cases.
A relevant first engineering degree (chemical engineering preferred)
Chartered member of a relevant engineering institution
Good understanding of process facilities technical safety technologies, policies and business principles, with appropriate standards and guidelines
Able to relate well to JVs internal and external customers ¡V Operations, Drilling, Projects, construction, procurement, engineering multi discipline teams
Competent to train, guide, mentor and inspire other team members
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