Process Safety Consultant / Chemical Engineer

15 Feb 2018
15 Mar 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Process Safety Consultant

Location: Winchester, Hampshire

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

As a global and fast expanding business, the company is are looking for a process safety specialist to provide expert consultancy advice to blue chip clients on improving understanding and mitigating the risks of process safety hazards. Working closely with their in-house specialist testing laboratories to provide quality physico-chemical data on which to develop operational safety within plant. The candidates will be expected to undertake consulting work world-wide and deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions to technical safety challenges. Familiarity with DSEAR/ATEX assessments, Electrostatic hazards, Hazardous Area Classification (HAC) zoning, etc., is essential.

The successful candidates will be expected to meet critical client deadlines and be capable, effective communicators in both written and oral form. 4+ years process safety experience, the applicants should have a good understanding of regulatory and legislation compliance for safety in the process industries and be aware of changes and updates emanating from national government and the EU.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Undertake Process Safety Consultancy and Training
* Support Business Development
* Technical discussion with Clients to identify and confirm their needs
* Technical scoping of projects for costing

Key Requirements:

* Experience process safety expert ideally; Graduate in Chemical Engineering, Experience in Process Safety Consultancy
* Experience of Business Development (sales) would be useful
* Excellent communications skills
* Good IT proficiency in Microsoft Office suite.

Essential Core Technical Skills:

* DSEAR/ ATEX Assessment
* Electrostatic Hazards Assessment
* Fire Risk Assessment
* Process Safety Training

Desirable Specialist skills

* ISO 61508 / 11 Functional Safety (SIL, SIS)
* COMAH / Seveso III
* Dispersion Modelling (SAFETI / PHAST)
* Process Safety Management

This job description is a summary of the main duties of the role but is not exhaustive. It may be reviewed and updated regularly in discussion with the post holder.

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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Process Safety Consultant, Safety, Safety Consultant, HAZOP, QRA, PHA, HAZID, COMAH, SAFETI, PHAST, Business Development, BDM, Engineering, Science Engineer, Chemical Engineer, LOPA, Sales, BDE may also be considered for this role.