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Process Safety Sandwich Year Placement

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Are you studying towards an engineering degree, have strong technical and organisational skills with a great enthusiasm – this placement is for you!

We are looking for highly skilled and driven individuals to support the development and implementation of the Process Safety Management strategy for Refining & Chemicals Europe.

The successful applicants will be part of a core process safety engineering team to ensure focus and delivery of all activities regarding process safety. Support the development of Engineering Standards and PHA programme.

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Key responsibilities

  • Assist with the implementation of the Process Safety Management strategy for both Brimsdown and Royston.
  • Help populate the register of all Process Safety related activities on site, ensuring PHRs/SILS/FMEAs are in place with associated “Basis of Safety” guidance for each process.
  • Support closure of actions from hazard studies and gap analysis.
  • Support DSEAR/ATEX compliance programme at both sites.
  • Assist in the population of the sites register of “Safety Critical Devices”.
  • Devise and implement engineering standards for R&CE incorporating best practice from other sites.
  • Provide engineering input into capital projects.
  • Maintain and follow H & S, Environmental, Quality and Security Systems.

Are you the ideal candidate?

You will have:

  • Chemical/ Mechanical Engineering penultimate year student.
  • Previous work experience/summer internship is desirable.
  • Good knowledge and proficiency in writing technical reports.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of chemical engineering principles.
  • Good understanding of EHS legislation, codes of practices and standards.
  • Good understanding of Hazard Study methodologies (HAZOP / LOPA etc) is desirable.
  • Skilled and confident communicator who can clearly present ideas and solutions.
  • Resilience to work under sustained pressure.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
  • Demonstrable strong health & safety awareness.
  • Due to the nature of this role applicants must be non-smokers and have been free from nicotine products for at least 3 months.

We are looking to start our Sandwich Year Placement programme between mid July - mid August 2019.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 6791
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Opportunity Overview

  • January 31st, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Royston (Hertfordshire)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Chemical
  • Mechanical

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