Process Safety Consultant / Chemical Engineer

09 Jul 2018
06 Aug 2018
Bluetown Online
Process / Chemical
Health & Safety
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Process Safety Consultant

Location: Winchester Office, UK

Salary: Competitive + car and benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Role Overview:

The Company is a global and fast expanding business and is now 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 our 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), Chemical Reaction Hazards, Relief Vent Sizing, Dispersion Modelling, etc., would be an advantage.

The successful candidates will be expected to meet critical client deadlines and be capable, effective communicators in both written and oral form. With 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.

Key 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
* Develop business opportunities with clients for materials testing and consultancy work.
* Peer review of Consultancy Reports
* Marketing support in preparing Technical copy for publicity material / PR / articles and related activities
* Present open courses on our Technical Services

Skills / Knowledge and Experience:

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

Ideal Core Technical Skills:

* Developing a “Basis of Safety” for Unit Operations
* 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

Essential Requirements:

* Candidates must be authorised to live and work in the EU
* Full clean UK driving license
* Candidates must live or be prepared to relocate to within commuting distance of Winchester, UK

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV for this role.

Candidates with experience of: Process Safety Consultant, Safety, Safety Consultant, HAZOP, QRA, PHA, HAZID, COMAH, SAFETI, PHAST, Business Development, BDM, Engineering, Science Engineer, Chemical Engineer, LOPA, Compliance Officer, BDE may also be considered for this role.

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