Snr Process Safety Engineer

Singapore , Singapore

Job Reference 1192816

Location Singapore , Singapore

Industry Oil & Gas - FPSO

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added August 16, 2023

Overall Job Purpose
  • To support Global Process Safety’s mission to ensure the organization prevents any Major Accident Events on their fleet.
  • Under guidance, to prepare the fundamental engineering deliverables of Process Safety for the assigned project as per the specified technical requirements, timelines and budget, and to identify basic engineering issues and resolve them.  
Core Responsibilities
  • Develops Bow-Ties and prepare Performance Standards for all SCEs identified for the project.
  • Performs review of arrangement of active fire protection (including coverage), escape route, life saving appliances, fire and gas detectors locations (coverage), PAGA Layout, hazardous area classification and schedule, General Arrangement, exhaust and vents location, Process PFD, P&ID, Marine P&ID, HVAC D&IDs, ESD Philosophy/hierarchy, F&G and ESD C&E, PFP Philosophy/spec/drawings,  firewater hydraulic analysis (ring main, deluge, cargo deck foam) and surge analysis, and safety layout.
  • Identifies the scope and prepares the scope of work document covering the purpose, criteria and scope of HAZID, HAZOP, FRA, ERA, and QRA, exhaust gas and vent dispersion analysis, dropped object analysis, ship collision analysis, F&G detector mapping study, Evacuation, Temporary Refuge Rescue Analysis (ETRERA), predictive noise study, Structural fire risk analysis, Emergency Systems Survivability Analysis (ESSA), Human Factors Analysis, SIL assessment, and ALARP Evaluation.
  • Performs / Reviews in?house studies such as dropped object study, 2D vent dispersion study, Evacuation, and Temporary Refuge Rescue Analysis (ETRERA), and any other Technical Notes.
  • Performs/reviews in?house calculation such as fire water and foam demand and cargo vent dispersion using PHAST software.
  • Performs scribing risk assessment workshop discussions using PHA Pro software when required.
  • Collects and reviews input data for predictive noise study, dropped objects analysis, and exhausts & vents dispersion study, ship collision analysis, Evacuation, and Temporary Refuge Rescue Analysis (ETRERA), etc.
  • Reviews technical requisition, technical bid evaluation, vendor documents to highlight any discrepancies for safety systems and verify the design HSE action responses against the drawings and highlight any discrepancies for safety systems.
  • Supports SCE performance standards assurance activities and pre?start up safety review activities at construction / integration yard, where necessary.
HSSEQ Requirements and Code of Conduct:
  • HSSEQ: Complies with the HSSEQ Code of Conduct as described in the HSSEQ Policies, the 14 HSEQ Standards, and the HSEQ Procedures to protect people and the environment at all times. Has a duty of care to ensure that all personnel work in a manner that is not harmful to their own health and safety and the health and safety of others.
  • Compliance: Complies with the Group’s Code of Business Conduct & Ethics and Policies to ensure business activities and decisions conform to the laws and regulations and demonstrates high standard of ethical behaviour.
Financial and Operational Dimensions/Impact and Decision?making Authority 
  • Has to decide on technical matters. Primary role is to provide technical support to seniors by independently preparing fundamental calculations and design documents.  Awareness of Global Process Safety Technical Authority / Expert decisions is necessary, considering the entire lifecycle of the facility.
Work Relationships  
  • Reports to Engineering Manager, Global Process Safety. On any matters relating to the assigned project, reports to Lead Engineer, Global Process Safety of the assigned Project.
  • Assists in guiding junior engineers on technical matters.
  • Manages safety consultants for preparation of Process Safety deliverables.
  • Interfaces with engineering subcontractors/Classification Society/IVB on technical/engineering aspects of Process Safety.
  • Deals with internal stakeholders (such as Operation, HSE, Process, Mechanical, Instrumentation & Controls, Naval Architect) on technical matters
Job Challenges and Problem Solving
  • Main job challenge is to support multiple projects which compete for time and attention.
  • Deals with constraints while having to comply with the stringent timelines
  • Deals with internal stakeholders who have their own roles and priorities requiring effective problem?solving skills with respect to customer service to peers, supervisors, and others.
  • Has to be disciplined in planning and time management. 
Qualifications & Experience
  • Bachelor in Naval Architect/Chemical Engineering/Environmental
  • Engineering/Mechanical Engineering or higher. Alternatively, Diploma in Engineering with several years of relevant working experience. 
  • Minimum 7 years of relevant working experience in Process Safety engineering in oil and gas sector for graduates or at least 12 years of relevant working experience for diploma holders.
  • For Master degree holder, minimum of 6 years relevant working experience. 
  • Is aware of applicable industry standards, Company standards, specifications and procedures for his/her functional area.
  • Is competent in understanding on process safety inputs as well as accurate usage of data extraction sheet during preparation of process safety deliverables
  • Software skills required by this job:
    • BowTieXP
    • PHAST
    • PHA-Pro


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