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Process Safety Engineer

110,000 – 125,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/30/22

Job Description

Job description:

Position Description:

The Process Safety Engineer is part of the Safety, Health, and Environmental team, and is responsible for the overall coordination and management of Process Safety at the site. The position will lead and support Process Hazard Analyses (PHAs), Layers of Protection Analysis (LOPAs), Management of Change (MOC) process and Risk Assessments amongst others. The Process Safety Engineer will support driving the resolution of PSM issues by interfacing with plant personnel, leading Process Safety audits, and implementing company principles.


  • Ensure safe operation and maintenance activities by managing all aspects of the 14 elements of PSM
  • Facilitate Process Hazard Analyses (PHAs) and Layer of Protection Analyses (LOPAs) for processes to meet both internal and external regulatory schedule requirements while providing the necessary documentation, completing management reviews, and issuing reports to meet established deadlines
  • Support PHA-LOPA action items in the scenario evaluation and challenge reviews to ensure alignment with company practices.
  • Lead Management of Change program by participating in the gatekeeping, approval process and identification/resolution of opportunities for improvement
  • Support and provide oversight for Pre-Start Up Safety Reviews (PSSR)
  • Develop and implement a strategy for managing Process Safety Information (PSI)
  • Collaborate with PSM Element Owners to develop goals and improvement plans for individual elements
  • Develop and implement self-assurance activities at the site, including training, to maintain ongoing compliance and identify trends
  • Maintain and update sites Risk Management Plan (RMP)
  • Assess site policies and procedures to ensure that appropriate SHE risks, and compliance issues are adequately addressed then develop and execute action plans with site teams to close the gap
  • Lead and support SHE and PSM incident investigations
  • Participate in business planning processes, such as capital planning, so that current and future regulatory demands are included


BS in Chemical Engineering or related
5+ years of PSM-related experience required and plant work experience
Experience in Process Safety Management programs/protocols and familiarity with the 14
elements of PSM.
Experience in the petrochemical industry is preferred.
High knowledge level of chemical industry safety policies and procedures, manufacturing processes, products, and raw materials

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Opportunity to work with a top 5 global chemical company, with a history of low turnover and high employee satisfaction. This company promotes professional growth and development. They have a 20% bonus target and offer full relocation package to the Northwest Ohio area.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 110000

Salary Max : 125000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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