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    Safety Engineer - QRA-ESSA-EERA

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    Simon Prince

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    9 days ago

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Permanent Hybrid role with trips to a Belcan office as required.

Competitive salary - based on industry experience.

About Us

Belcan's Utilities Division is a specialist engineering consultancy providing control & instrumentation engineering, process & technical safety services, and OT cyber security consultancy services. We are a team of high calibre engineers and have a passion for combining engineering and innovation. Belcan is an international engineering firm founded over 60 years ago, serving customers in over 60 locations worldwide.

The Position

We are looking to recruit a Safety Engineer to assist with a variety of projects. The role will involve development and execution of a wide variety of Process Safety, Technical Safety, and Risk Analysis Studies for our clients in the Energy and Utility sector. Candidates must have experience with QRA, EERA & ESSA.

(Note: Our risk team can be involved as design assurance consultants acting on behalf of end users/operators and also as independent specialists supporting major engineering contractors).

Attributes we are looking for are an interest in complex engineering projects and a desire to do the best possible job for the client within the confines of the project (i.e. some commercial awareness).

Key Competencies Required:

Experience within Process Safety and Technical Safety with demonstrable experience in the following areas:

  • Strong skills in Consequence Modelling and Risk Analysis using PHAST/PHAST Risk/SAFETI
  • Strong fundamentals on the principles of Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment and various techniques involved
  • Must have experience in delivering quantitative risk assessments such as: QRAs, Fire Risk, Explosion Assessments (FERAs), Escape, Evacuation and Rescue Analysis (EERA), Emergency Systems Survivability Analysis (ESSA)
  • Ideally with consulting background with experience in both Greenfield and Brownfield projects with major EPC and Operating Companies
  • Ideally with experience in Concept and FEED studies with awareness of all project lifecycle stages
  • Awareness in any of the following areas would be advantageous but not essential: Offshore Process Safety, Barrier Management (Bow-Ties), CFD Modelling , Process Safety Management and Functional Safety
  • Comfortable with presenting technical information in front of clients/major stakeholders (internal/external)

Applicants must be a resident and eligible to work in the UK and have a number of years experience in QRA, EERA & ESSA.

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan.