Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Loss Prevention
Experience: 12 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

HSE Technical advisory for projects; providing inputs along with advising projects and proposals in all HSE aspects considering the life cycle of the oil & gas facilities. The HSE aspects shall include safety studies, risk reduction, facility siting, fire protection, firefighting, operational safety, compliances to codes and standards. Championing and leading the HSE aspects of the projects by anticipating the HSE risks and mitigation. Reviewing documents of other disciplines to ensure the dissemination of HSE requirements in various deliverables that impact HSE assurance of the projects. Preparing technical proposals for HSE aspects of oil and gas projects.

HSE Engineering & Fire Protection Engineering; rationalize, engineer, design and lead hazardous area classifications, fire water system, inert gas fire protection system, fire and gas detection system, escape route and emergency system and other HSE Deliverables.

PHA & Safety Studies; rationalize, define the scope of study, technical bid evaluation, facilitate (as required) safety studies including, HAZID (ENVID / OHID), HAZOP, LOPA, QRA, FERA, EERA and others.

Main Responsibilities

  • Advice various disciplines to incorporate the HSE Requirements in the design
  • Advice on the requirements for Process Safety Studies for various oil and gas projects
  • Supervise, advice and prepare of scope of work for Process Safety Studies including HAZID/ENVID, HAZOP, QRA, FERA, SIL, Bow tie analysis, PHSER, EIA, CFD Blast analysis, Smoke & Gas dispersion studies, Fire & Gas Mapping Studies etc. facilitate Process Safety Studies as required
  • Supervise, prepare/review Inquiry Requisitions, Technical Bid Evaluations of third party project safety reviews and ensure procurement according to project specifications and within budgeted cost
  • Review and interpret meaning full conclusions of HSE reports such as HAZID/ENVID, HAZOP, QRA, FERA, SIL, Bow tie analysis, PHSER, EIA, CFD Blast analysis, Smoke & Gas dispersion studies, Fire & Gas Mapping Studies etc
  • Organize and lead internal project safety reviews i.e. HAZID/ENVID, HAZOP, SIL, etc
  • Prepare/Review HSE Designs Philosophies, Fire and Gas Philosophy, HAZOP & HAZID reports, FRA, Consequence Analysis Reports, Fire and Explosion Reports, Risk assessment Reports, Emergency Evacuation analysis, Flare radiation analysis, noise studies and other risk assessment reports
  • Prepare/Supervise Loss Prevention deliverables such as PFD's, P&IDs, Fire Fighting and safety Equipment Datasheets, Specifications and others
  • Prepare/Supervise Loss Prevention deliverables such as Hydrant & Monitor location layout, Fire Fighting and Safety Equipment Layout, Escape Route and Safety Signs Layout, Passive Fire Protection Layout, Fire & Gas Cause & Effect Matrix, Passive Fire Protection Schedule
  • Prepare/Supervise gaseous firefighting systems
  • Prepare/Supervise sizing of water spray, Fire water Hydrant and sprinkler & foam systems
  • Prepare/Supervise Hazardous Area Classification Schedule, Hazardous Area Classification Drawings
  • Review Cause and Effect Diagram, shutdown and blow down philosophies
  • Carry out site visits to client facilities as required
  • Undertake studies or other assigned tasks related to safety management or loss prevention/fire prevention engineering

Technical Experience

  • Minimum of 12-15 years' experience in safety and loss prevention in a hydrocarbon producing or engineering consultancy with experience of working on Onshore, Offshore and pipeline projects.
  • Leading internal project safety reviews sessions i.e. HAZID/ENVID, HAZOP, SIL, etc.
  • Using common tools (PC programs) for consequence analysis including jet fire, pool fire, toxic dispersion, flammable dispersion, and explosive overpressure.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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