Head of Process Safety

Natural Resources Published: November 26, 2019


We are seeking to recruit on behalf of our client a HEAD OF PROCESS SAFETY to work in their Health, Safety & Environments Department based in Qatar and on a long term residential contract.

  • The incumbent shall demonstrate a good technical working knowledge of process safety and loss prevention engineering and design including installation practices for operations facilities
  • Work in accordance with approved policies, procedures and industry standards and practices, considerable independence in conducting studies and providing advice
  • Major challenge is developing a safety culture in a multi-national environment where perceptions of safety and risk vary considerably and independent judgement on technical safety matters
  • To ensure necessary training to develop Nationals joining the department

 Experience/Qualifications Required

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in design / consulting and operation / maintenance/safety
  • At least 10 years in process safety and loss prevention system within the oil & gas / petrochemical industry
  • Recognised safety course (NEBOSH certificate or equivalent)
  • HAZOP leader certificate from an internationally recognized institution / organization
  • Adequate industry recognized HSE auditor training certificate
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Ability to perform field inspections, risk assessment and review prepare proposals
  • Ability to interpret and analyse process data
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of international process safety management systems and loss prevention engineering
  • Ability to manage and lead a team of engineers
  • Computer literate in mainstream Office products, have had exposure to online management, document and maintenance systems including SAP and working knowledge of process safety and loss prevention software's
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent or process safety / chemical / loss prevention engineering discipline from recognized educational Institution


London, United Kingdom
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