HSE & Safety Engineer

  • Competitive
  • France Ile De France Paris La Defense
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft are delighted to represent one of our clients in finding their new HSE Engineer. This role will be based in Paris, France for a 12 month contract. 

This role offers hybrid working (in the La Défense area), alongside a competitive day rate.

For this role, my client are looking for people to oversee safety on:
  • Onshore LNG projects
  • Carbon Capture
  • Green Hydrogen

The SUBCONTRACTOR will integrate into the dedicated project HSED team to carry out Safety activities.
The SUBCONTACTOR will interface with the other disciplines like Process, Piping, Civil, Instrumentation, etc., and with the other involved operating centers.
The required technical skills are mainly the following:
  • Identify and qualify Major Accident Events,
  • Design and implement prevention, control, mitigation, and protection measures,
  • Provide safe design which ensure to protect Personnel, Environment and Assets, by carrying-out the following activities and associated deliverables
  • Preliminary risk analysis (*),
  • Safety reviews participation (HAZID, HAZOP, SIL, LOPA, etc.),
  • Plot plan reviews, and 3D model reviews
  • Identification of Safety Critical Elements (SCEs) & associated Criticality rating
  • Hazardous area classification.
  • Passive fire-protection (*),
  • Cold spill protection (*),
  • Active fire-protection (firewater pumps station design, fire-fighting network and deluge systems studies, hydraulic balance calculations),
  • Flammable gas, toxic gas and fire detection
  • Personnel protection,
  • Escape, Evacuation & Rescue (*),
  • Specification and requisition for firefighting and personnel protection equipment, technical bid evaluation and vendor follow-up.
  • All quantitative analysis (Consequence analysis, QRA, FERA, EERA, ESSA, etc.), Design Explosion Loads, specification and RAM are out of Safety scope of work within T.EN Paris organization ; they are part of Risk Quantification activities.
  • All Risk Quantification, Environment & Health, Noise & Vibration activities are out of your scope.
The SUBCONTACTOR is expected to develop deliverables of good quality considering the Project constraints (e.g. contractual requirements, budget & schedule).
In addition, experienced Safety engineers can be brought to check deliverables produced by others, and to supervise some engineers.

  • Master of Science Degree in Engineering, preferably Safety or Process
  • Well-established knowledge of HSED engineering activities as described above:
    • Hazardous Area Classification, Detection, Active and Passive Fire Protection,
    • Personnel Protection, Escape Evacuation & RescueSP 1 - F/ - rév. 0
  • Well-established knowledge of International Safety Codes & Standards (NFPA standards, API practices, IP codes, EN1473, etc.) and Major COMPANY Safety Specifications
  • Well-established knowledge of Oil & Gas, Energy transition and/or Mines & Metals installations
  • Sound judgment in technical matters with good skills in plant design optimization/modification.
  • Working proficient in English
  • Working proficient in using common computer tools (Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, Power point, Adobe Acrobat, etc).
  • Good Teamwork and inter-personal skills to assert themselves in a multicultural environment.
  • Commitment, proactivity, strictness (including traceability of source, comments & modifications), autonomous (good self-organization, ability to interface inside and outside the HSED team, etc.), ability to easily communicate, ability to analyse problems and propose technical choices.
  • Significant experience of more than five years in Safety engineering in oil and gas industries, petrochemistry, energy transition and/or mining.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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