Lead PSM / Process Safety Engineer

Job Title: Lead PSM / Process Safety Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: competitive
Start Date: 2018-10-30
Reference: BH-93520
Contact Name: Simmie Colson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2018 22:39

Job Description

Lead PSM / Process Safety Engineer

Location: Houston, TX

Duration: Long-term assignment

Job Summary: 

Provide engineering expertise to develop and maintain the site Process Safety Management Program.


  • Develop a PSM implementation plan to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Train engineers and operators in the principles of pressure relief devices.
  • Build an effective Preventative Maintenance system.
  • Lead root cause analysis and assess PSM and reliability systems.
  • Provide oversight and conduct audits of the site Management of Chance and Pre-Startup Safety Review Programs.

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering.
  • 15+ years of experience as a Lead Process Engineer or Lead Process Safety Engineer.
  • Experience leading Process Safety programs within a petrochemical facility.
  • Experience with process and dispersion modeling.
  • Familiarity with PHA and other risk assessment tools.