Safety Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Netherlands Provincie Zuid-Holland Rotterdam
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
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This company located in the Rotterdam area is currently looking for an SLP engineer (safety loss & prevention engineer). 

Job description:

As SLP Engineer you develop safety and loss prevention deliverables and studies, ensuring that they are technically correct,
issued on schedule, communicated & documented property. Such deliverables may include:

  • safety concept and basis of design;
  • fire protection basis of design;
  • hazardous area classification schedule and layouts;
  • escape route drawings;
  • loose fire fighting equipment;
  • hydraulic firewater calculations;
  • Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA);
  • Fire & Explosion risk analysis (FERA);
  • Escape, Evacuation and Rescue Analysis (EERA);
  • Smoke, toxic gas and hydrocarbon gas dispersion; etc.

You Identify opportunities for the continuous improvement of the management of major hazards (by reducing likelihood and
potential consequences of fires and explosions.

Your main tasks are to :
  • Support the preparation, review, and development of safety engineering documentation in accordance with the Group Technical Standards to ensure safety in the design of oil and gas facilities.
  • Support the development of risk management, ensuring that all design aspects are justified and the risks reduced to as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP).
  • Identify and write specifications for the loss prevention aspects applicable to the Company's products.
  • Use appropriate software for analyses, calculations and design aids (e.g. PHAST).
  • design the fire and gas detection-, fire fighting- and safety systems on a FPSO and/or turret including specification of the major equipment.
  • Perform detailed design of all loss prevention systems for FPSO and/or turret including the preparation of equipment specifications; fire fighting P&ID's; input to the cause and effect diagrams; hazardous area zoning layouts; safety plans and calculations.
  • Participate in HAZOP, design reviews and other safety reviews.
  • Monitor and review internal drawings, specifications and documentation related to loss prevention systems and related matters.
  • Perform safety and risk engineering in conformance with all applicable and relevant legislation, standards and codes.
  • Answer queries arising from clients, contractors, site supervisors or internal company departments on the hazard management aspects of the Company's products.
  • Prepare formal responses to comments from clients and classification societies on drawings and specifications.
  • Attend and contribute to internal Company/departmental/project meetings where safety systems and equipment are discussed.
  • Perform identification and justification of environmental requirements in design
  • Review and / or apply Human Factors Engineering criteria in design

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master Degree Level qualified in a relevant subject of study i.e. Fire Engineering, Fire Risk Engineering; Safety, Risk and Reliability Engineering; or an engineering background with a proven track record in Safety Engineering.
  • More than 2 years relevant experience knowledge of the Oil and Gas industry
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)

Behaviors & inter-personal skills - Key points:

  • Know-how
  • Problem Solving skills
  • Accountability and Competencies aligned with Grade and Job Level

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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