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Principal Technical Safety Engineer at Petrofac

Principal Technical Safety Engineer

Petrofac Aberdeen, Aberdeen City Full-Time

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Petrofac is seeking a Principal Technical Safety Engineer for 12 months based in Aberdeen, UK.

The role is outside IR35 and we invite Limited Companies to engage.

The Scope

  • Provide engineering input to estimates for project work scopes 
  • Provide input to progress and planning meetings 
  • Participate in and facilitate various engineering review meetings such as HAZOP, LOPA, HAZID, etc.
  • Assist in updates for the operational safety case and support/defend them to peers and client. Including, but not limited to: 

  • Fire Risk Analysis (FRA)/ Fire Explosion Blast Risk Analysis (FEBRA) 
  • Evacuation Escape and Rescue Analysis (EERA)
  • Temporary Refuge Impairment Analysis (TRIA)
  • Smoke and Gas Ingress Analysis (SGIA)
  • Essential Systems Vulnerability Analysis (ESVA)
  • Dispersion modelling/analysis, thermal radiation, gas plume analysis

  • Provide technical expertise to the resolution of technical queries ensuring that all design changes are captured by the change control process 
  • Conduct site surveys on offshore or onshore assets 
  • Produce calculations required for the role and participate in design reviews 
  • Production of discipline documentation deliverables for inclusion in work packs  
  • Conduct As Low as Reasonably Practicable (ALARP) demonstrations, Active and Passive Fire Protection development and Hazardous Area Classification for workscopes that contribute to a safety case material change 
  • Compliance with company engineering procedures, industry, international and client codes and standards 
  • Ensure that all work complies with the Contract Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality policies and procedures in line with industry standards  
  • Checking and Approval of Engineering Deliverables


Provide technical expertise to contribute to the production of discipline specific engineering deliverables including:

  • Safety Screening Document
  • HAZOP/HAZID closeout report
  • Construction Risk Assessment
  • Safety Concerns Register.
  • Thorough review for Safety Case
  • Material change for Safety Case
  • Reliability studies
  • Safety critical element reviews
  • Performance standard production
  • Safety philosophy documents
  • F&G reviews
  • Active and passive fire protection analysis
  • Hazarous area drawings

Equal Opportunities

We recruit, reward and develop our people based on merit regardless of race, nationality, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status or disability. We value our people and treat everyone who works for or with Petrofac fairly and without discrimination.

If you are selected as a potential candidate, we will be in touch. 

Additional Information


Recommended Skills

  • Atmospheric Dispersion Modeling
  • Calculations
  • Construction
  • Demonstration Skills
  • Hazard And Operability Study
  • Hazard Identification
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Job ID: 067566