Feb 13, 2020

Technical Safety Engineer

  • Petrofac
  • Great Yarmouth, UK
Full Time Contractor Engineering & Science Health & Safety Safety

Job Description

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Petrofac is currently looking to recruit a Technical Safety Engineer for a 6-month contract in Great Yarmouth

What we do

Petrofac is a leading international service provider to the oil and gas production and processing industry. We design, build, operate and maintain oil and gas facilities, which we deliver through a range of flexible and innovative commercial models that can be aligned to an individual client, project or asset. We have a diverse client portfolio which includes many of the world's leading integrated, independent and national oil and gas companies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as Asset Responsible Engineer for the Management of Safety Critical Elements and performance standards.
  • Provide input to and in cases facilitate HAZID, HAZOP and SIL studies; provide specialist expertise to asset/project teams in relation to major accident hazards, QRA, safety critical elements and performance standards;
  • Provide technical support to ensure that Petrofac Duty Holder Safety Cases are maintained to a consistently high standard.
  • Where appropriate, engage with and support external consultants I contractors to carry out specialist studies, to ensure delivery of quality safety engineering support in all relevant areas;
  • Develop and progress Audit plan to ensure compliance with procedures, policy and legal requirements.
  • When called upon, participate in accident/incident investigation, employing appropriate recognized techniques, to ensure root causes are identified and remedial actions implemented;
  • Provide advocacy in relation to technical safety improvements and deployment of new tools and techniques, to ensure good engineering practice is maintained and to promote continuous improvement as demanded by the company's management systems.

Essential Skills:

  • The successful candidate must have an Engineering or Science degree or qualifications of similar level.
  • Knowledge and experience of major hazards operations and assurance, particularly within the oil and gas industry and offshore experience with certification desirable.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft packages and required engineering software packages.
  • Confident communication and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work in a team and communicate effectively with multi-disciplined project team.

Equal Opportunities

We recruit, reward and develop our people based on merit regardless of race, nationality, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status or disability. We value our people and treat everyone who works for or with Petrofac fairly and without discrimination.

If you are selected as a potential candidate, we will be in touch.



Technical Safety Engineer

Posted Date

Feb 13, 2020