Are you a proven DSEAR Process Safety Engineer who is excited by the prospect of being an integral part of the Health and Safety team within an award-winning business in the water, waste and energy industry? Do you want to be part of a team which is committed to continuously improving health and safety? If so, we have a great opportunity for you in our Group Health and Safety team as a DSEAR Process Safety Engineer!
The DSEAR Process Safety Engineer is a central role, responsible for developing and supporting process safety systems and services across the Wessex Water Group/YTL Group of companies in the UK. The role supports Wessex Water Group’s DSEAR and associated statutory safety compliance.
Reporting to the DSEAR Process Safety Manager and working with operational managers, health and safety professionals and external parties, you will provide support to ensure effective process safety, systems and compliance are in place.
You will also provide expert advice on hazard identification (HAZID), hazard operability (HAZOP), layers of protection analysis (LOPA) and safety integrity level (SIL), while also promoting safe working practices and challenging unsafe behaviours as you come across them.
You will complete site incident investigation, root cause analysis, reporting. You will also recommend remedial actions and facilitate training workshops where necessary, including supporting and developing course content.
Additionally, you will undertake regular audits and inspections, while reviewing/challenging work in progress, as well as ensuring existing inspection reports, DSEAR assessments, asset standards and safe operating procedures are reviewed and regularly updated.
What do I need?
To be successful, you will be an analytical thinker with strong planning and prioritisation skills. You will be an excellent written and verbal communicator and be confident articulating views on a preferred course of action in a clear manner.
In addition, we are looking for: a degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering at least five years’ experience in a Process Safety Engineer role in a high hazard industry, preferably with bio-gas experience or any other gas ideally chartered status/membership of a relevant industry body, eg, iCHEM E
Knowledge and understanding of: environmental regulations and best practice procedures sound knowledge of DSEAR, Process Safety, HAZOP and HAZID health and safety and environmental regulations and best practice procedures engineering principals mechanical tools, equipment and systems working knowledge of water supply, wastewater treatment and recycling operational assets (beneficial but not essential)
What you’ll get from us?
Our people tell us Wessex Water is a great place to work, and they stay with us! We are proud of how we support development and career progression. We have a wealth of both financial and non-financial benefits to offer our people and are committed to ensuring we provide an environment that supports health and wellbeing and flexible working.
We continue to promote diversity and inclusion. With that in mind, we welcome all applicants.
We are delighted to have signed the Armed Forces covenant and are a Disability Confident Employer. Applicants who declare they have a disability or have previously served with the Armed Forces, and meet the minimum requirements for the job, will automatically be invited for an interview.
Please let us know if you require any additional support or adjustments to assist you in starting your journey with Wessex Water.
The appointment of successful applicant/s will also be subject to receiving suitable references and basic (or where job applicable) other criminal disclosure checks. You must also be able to provide proof of your eligibility to work in the UK.
If you have what it takes to join this award-winning business and want to be part of our exciting journey and share in that success, then please get in contact with us to find out more.
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