Safety Engineer

BBBH40831
Negotiable


Petroplan is seeking to hire a Safety Engineer to work with our Operational client in Oil and Gas based in KSA.

A primary function of a Safety Engineer is to provide a daily support to line organizations to help them ensure safety is properly managed.

Key Responsibilities


Act as a single point of contact for assigned proponent organizations.

Provide ongoing support to proponent organizations to assist them in implementing the Company Safety Management System, to meet safety objectives and expectations. This includes assisting proponent organizations in developing safety processes related to risk assessment and management, safety training, asset integrity, safe operations, contractor safety, emergency preparedness, incident investigations, etc.

Conduct field inspections/reviews of onshore and offshore oil/gas facilities, project construction sites, drilling rigs, and support facilities, such as office buildings, warehouses, and communities. This includes working with proponent organizations to identify safety concerns, formulate solutions, and develop practical and cost-effective corrective actions.

Participate in various safety studies/activities, such as: PHAs, HAZOPs, JSAs, incident investigations, compliance reviews, or insurance surveys.

Participate in or lead risk studies or conduct consequence analyses, e.g., toxic gas dispersion modeling.
Develop and update safety standards, instructions, codes, and formalize them into company documented practices as required.

Review designs for new projects, and upgrade of existing facilities for compliance with company and industry safety standards, as required.

Respond to emergency situations and incidents, either during or after regular working hours, to provide technical assistance and advice.

Participate in developing and promoting on- or off-job safety educational programs, to address safety issues or concerns. Assigned tasks may include: preparation of articles for publication, development of promotional materials, and delivery of presentations.


Act as a mentor to other Loss Prevention engineers.

Participate in contractor prequalification evaluation activities.

Review proponent and contractor safety submittals for compliance to corporate requirements.

Deliver Loss Prevention specific training to proponents and contractors, as directed.

Provide safety support to the Company affiliates, as directed.


Minimum Requirements

A Bachelor's degree in one of the following: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related engineering discipline.


7 years of experience as a safety professional in the oil and gas, petrochemicals, or related industries, including a strong background in delivering safety proven results. The experience should cover occupational and process safety in areas such as: operations, maintenance, drilling, plant engineering, etc.

Excellent ability to communicate in technical English with peers as well as members of management, and be able to produce clear and concise oral and written reports in English.

Have knowledge of modern safety management systems, processes, and techniques applicable to the oil and gas industry; as well as international industry fire and safety codes, recommended practices, and standards and specifications.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.