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Senior Technical Safety Engineer PERM - Basingstoke (Hybrid Working)

Basingstoke, Hampshire
Senior Technical Safety Engineer

Basingstoke (Hybrid Working)

Permanent (please advise salary sought, and availability)

Company operates a Hybrid Working policy (called Smart Working) which allows personnel to work up to 12 working days per month from home or a similar secure UK location 

You will be responsible for ensuring that safety in design is considered as a top priority in all our work. This requires an individual who can push safety requirements to the fore on our projects and ensure that the design of the facilities, and the management of our projects, is consistent with this. Projects can be relevant to onshore/offshore oil/gas production facilities, LNG, CCS and renewables production facilities.
  • Undertaking analysis, calculations and/or engineering studies delegated as his/her responsibility on a project (i.e. produce technical safety deliverables) in accordance with Company Standards/Procedures and international codes/standards. The successful candidate shall have demonstrable experience of producing deliverables in the field of Technical Safety, such as:
    • Loss Prevention Activities, (e.g. F&G Design, Active/Passive Fire Protection, Hazardous Area Classification),
    • Risk Analysis (e.g. QRA, FERA, EERA, ESSA, Flare/Vent Studies),
    • Development of HSE related Philosophies, and
    • Reliability, Availability and Maintainability (RAM) Studies
  • Supervising the activities of subordinates assigned to his/her responsibility to ensure achievement of technical standards and production schedule for each project.
  • Checking and approving documents and drawings produced by others according to departmental procedures.
  • Providing technical support and guidance to colleagues (both inside and outside of the Safety Systems Group) in interpretation of and solutions for safety design requirements.
  • Coordinating and expedite discipline or multidiscipline interfaces associated with assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Participating, when assigned, in development of Company standards and procedures
  • Assisting, when required, in manhour estimates and planning activities associated with proposals and projects.
  • Keeping abreast of the technical developments in area of technology and with associated National and International standards, and company and departmental procedures and methods.
  • Actively participating in technical safety reviews such as HAZID, HAZOP and SIL shall also be expected.
  • The candidate shall act as a Senior Technical Safety Engineer on projects both performing design work and/or leading activities for allocated projects. This will include managing work and resources, providing technical leadership, producing deliverables, input to schedules, key safety reviews etc. on projects from feasibility phases through Basic Design and FEED to Detailed Design.
Skills and requirements:
  • Degree in relevant engineering discipline, for example Chemical Engineering, accredited by the relevant chartered engineering institute (for example, the IChemE).
  • Chartered Engineer or certified process safety practitioner status preferred.
  • Able to demonstrate significant knowledge of technical safety aspects and development of associated deliverables within the energy business.
  • Able to demonstrate significant experience in Risk Identification and Assessment.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a close team both within the Safety Systems Group and with other engineering departments in a project is considered essential.

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