ESH Specialist Process Safety



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

Position can be located in Houston TX, Beaumont TX, St. Louis MO, or Richmond VA

Responsible for identifying and implementing Process Safety Management (PSM) programs, improve existing PSM programs and strengthen overall performance at manufacturing facilities, and assure compliance with global PSM regulations.

* Conduct Process safety management audits to ensure compliance with OSHA standards

* Manage the Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) process at all locations. This includes training of facilitators, scheduling of PHA's, application of Layers of Protection Analysis (LOPA) and Safety integrity level (SIL) techniques and tracking of results reports and corrective action items.

* Share PSM best practices among sites

* Define and provide input to plants concerning recognized and generally accepted good engineering practices (RAGAGEP) such as NFPA, ASME, API, and NEC.

* Partner with Site Operations and Technical Mangers to provide process safety support and align site procedures/processes to corporate PSM programs.

* Define and implement standard work processes, including PSM training and operating procedures, inherent safety design procedures, HZOP, etc. at all facilities.

* BS in Safety, Engineering, Chemistry, or other technical degree with PSM experience.

* Additional professional certification and/or a graduate degree in Engineering or Process Safety type education.

* Certification in Incident Investigation, Process Hazard Analysis, Facility Siting, Dust Hazard Analysis, or other relevant process safety programs.

* Professional experience in PSM/RMP best practices for petrochemical and/or chemical plants.

* Experience in implementing, and executing a PSM program

* Experience in identifying and mitigating process safety risks

* Exceptional leadership, ownership and communication skills

* Demonstrated audit experience in PSM management positions in the chemical or petrochemical industry

* Expertise in knowledge-base and application of RAGAGEP

* P.E. registration, CHMM, CSP, CIH or equivalent is a plus

* Demonstrate a knowledge of plant Engineering and process safety management

* Demonstrate familiarity with OSHA PSM requirements

* Demonstrate understanding of state and federal regulatory laws

* Demonstrate adequate computer literacy to allow manipulation of Afton's routine EHS applications

* Demonstrate oral and written communication skills which are clear, concise and effective

* Able to handle several projects and tasks simultaneously

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, SAP, Lotus Notes

* Negotiation Skills - Ability to reach outcomes that gain the support and acceptance of all parties.

* Responsible Care; EHS Management-Employ equipment, practices, and procedures which promote a healthy, safe, and secure work environment. Regulatory/Legal compliance.