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Process Safety Engineer

  1. NI & Ireland
  1. Contract
  1. Life Sciences
Date Posted29 Mar 2021
Our innovative pharmaceutical client is looking to fill the position of Process Safety Engineer. Having recently gone through multiple expansion projects and with plans to keep growing, this is an excellent company to get on board with. The Process Safety Engineer will be responsible for preparing Process Safety Procedures and providing guidance and support to relevant stakeholders on all aspects of Process Safety Management. This role will be on site at the clients state-of-the-art and globally accredited manufacturing facility which provide sterile vial filling, tableting, capsule, soft gel manufacturing and packaging capabilities.


Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Developing and implementing the EHS programmes/policy required to ensure compliance with local legislation, our company's standards and industry best practices.
  • Preparing Process Safety Procedures and other related documents.
  • Providing guidance and support to relevant stakeholders on all aspects of Process Safety Management.
  • Completing EHS Audits and Inspections and supporting external audits undertaken by Regulatory agencies, Insurance providers or corporate.
  • Liaising with regulatory authorities and corporate stakeholders as required.
  • Preparing Process Safety and Emergency Management training materials and delivery of training.
  • Providing Process Safety technical support to stakeholders during the introduction or modification of exiting processes and infrastructure.
  • Completing/Chairing PHA studies (HAZOP/LOPA)
  • Providing safety support for trouble shooting activities; participating in safety compliance reviews and providing technical support as necessary to resolve safety issues.
  • Completing investigations into process safety and general safety incidents and the development of corrective and preventative actions as required.
  • Supporting Installation Qualification and Operational Qualifications
  • Participating in and approving pre-start up safety reviews and equipment walk-downs.
  • Maintaining compliance with the requirements of the Major Accident Prevention Policy (MAPP) and the COMAH Safety Management System (SMS).

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering or an Engineering / Science Degree with Higher Diploma in Chemical Engineering.
  • 3+ years' EHS experience in Pharmaceutical or other industry which is regulated under the requirements of the SEVESO and Industrial Emission Directives.
  • Knowledge of HAZOP, LOPA and SIL.
  • Knowledge of ATEX/EPD
  • Experience on supporting multiple activities/projects.

If you would like to find out more about this or any other roles, please apply now for immediate consideration.

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