Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Senior Process Safety Engineer
Published on: 10/14/20

Middle East
Job Description

Major Functions

Develop and implement a Process Safety Management Plan to ensure all Asset Integrity and Process safety barriers are actively managed to meet the prescribed performance standards and to provide detailed assessment and risk management/mitigations when not. Develops and validates the integrity management plan and implements the monitoring and management procedure(s) for the intended period of operation.

Identifies, develops, implements and tracks all Process Safety related and input projects for projects and services at KM by liaison with EM, Engineers, OS, OM (Operations Manager), Erbil and Sharjah Office.

Champion role for Process Safety during the MOC processes and existing facilities to reduce overall risk.

Essential Functions

Supports Khor Mor Operations as the Technical Authority for all integrity, inspection and compliance management.

Develops and maintains programs to assure the condition of the process, utilities equipment, and pipelines will provide safe and reliable operation.

Implements effective internal and external corrosion control strategies for all assets including pipelines.

The definer and owner of the Performance Standards.

The definer and Owner of the resultant Safety Critical Elements (SCE).

The definer and active monitor of the Process Safety Barriers.

Provides engineering and inspection input into scope for shutdowns/turnarounds.

Develops and improves existing systems, standards and procedures.

Maintains technical integrity by identifying and mitigating risks in a timely and efficient manner.

Plans and resources integrity related activities to meet asset insurance requirements.

Establishes effective processes/procedures for inspection, and technical auditing to manage compliance industry best practice and company standards.

Maintains technical integrity by identifying and mitigating risks to assure the safety of continued operation with known defects.

Assists with HAZOP’s and other engineering reviews.

Participates in safety meetings, audits and action audit recommendations to assure the safety of continued operations.

Participates in the identification of Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for incident investigations.

Develops and implements ongoing review of pipeline monitoring and maintenance systems.


Minimum Educational, Technical Qualifications/Certifications and Experience Required

Bachelor of Science in Engineering and/or in Mechanical, Electrical or Maintenance Engineering

At least 10 years’ experience in Hydrocarbon processing industry with minimum of 5 years’ experience in developing and implementing integrity management systems.