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Sr. Process Safety Specialist

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/25/23

Job Description

Job description:

Sr. Process Safety Specialist

Job Description

As a Sr. Specialist in Process Safety, you will provide process safety expertise to safely carry out our operations by identifying and controlling the hazards of 1) the materials we handle, 2) the chemical processes we run, and 3) the physical equipment we use. By providing process safety expertise during safety reviews for new and existing processes, you will help ensure the safe design and on-going operation of our facilities, reducing the risk of accidents, injuries and illnesses to employees, our communities, and customers.

One of your tasks will be to continually improve your technical competency in process safety and that of your colleagues involved with the design and operation of our facilities. This can be demonstrated by providing expert consultation on process safety issues.

You will be responsible for interpreting, communicating, and developing compliance strategies for Company, federal, state, and provincial requirements, including Responsible Care activities, as they impact the operations of the Company and our customers and partners.

Providing Process Safety expertise in the process hazard review process for both capital projects and existing units, you will ensure the safe, environmentally sound, and sustainable design and operation.

Leveraging your education in Engineering or Science (professional certification in Engineering and/or Safety preferred) and your experience in the implementation of Process Safety programs, you will develop and implement Process Safety programs and culture to improve the safe operation of the Companys chemical processing facilities.

Any experience you may have in manufacturing or direct manufacturing support roles with an understanding of chemical processing and technologies will be a valued asset as you provide management of change support and incident investigation support as required, including analysis of incident root cause data, development of effective measures to prevent recurrence, and communication of key lessons learned.

You will fulfill the role of PSM/RMP Coordinator for the Site including primary support for facility siting related topics.

By leading design reviews for new, existing, and changing processes, ensure the safe design and on-going operation of our facilities via Process Hazard Analyses (PHAs), Management of Change, etc.

Successfully engaging outside the organization, you will interface with external stakeholders such as regulatory agencies, trade associations and non-governmental agencies to promote company philosophies and leverage benchmarking opportunities.



Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Science.

5 years process safety experience

Professional certification in Engineering and/or Safety preferred.

Experience in manufacturing or direct manufacturing support roles.

Understanding of chemical processing and technologies will be a valued asset.

Travel: None

Work schedule 9/80

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Global Chemicals Company offering strong compensation and continued career growth.

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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