Fire Brigade, occupational safety
Permanent employment
Bachelor (EQF 6), Master (EQF 7)
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Hours p/wk:



  • Develop safety and loss prevention deliverables and studies, ensuring that they are technically correct, issued on schedule, communicated & documented property. Such deliverables may include safety concept and basis of design; fire protection basis of design; hazardous area classification schedule and layouts; escape route drawings; loose fire fighting equipment; hydraulic firewater calculations; Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA); Fire & Explosion risk analysis (FERA); Escape, Evacuation and Rescue Analysis (EERA); smoke, toxic gas and hydrocarbon gas dispersion; etc.
  • Identifying opportunities for the continuous improvement of the management of major hazards (by reducing likelihood and potential consequences of fires and explosions.


Main tasks: 

  • To support the preparation, review, and development of safety engineering documentation in accordance with the Group Technical Standards to ensure safety in the design of oil and gas facilities.
  • To support the development of risk management, ensuring that all design aspects are justified and the risks reduced to as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP).
  • To identify and write specifications for the loss prevention aspects applicable to the Company's products.
  • To use appropriate software for analyses, calculations and design aids (e.g. PHAST).
  • To design the fire and gas detection-, fire fighting- and safety systems on a FPSO and/or turret including specification of the major equipment.
  • Perform detailed design of all loss prevention systems for FPSO and/or turret including the preparation of equipment specifications; fire fighting P&ID's; input to the cause and effect diagrams; hazardous area zoning layouts; safety plans and calculations.
  • Participate in HAZOP, design reviews and other safety reviews.
  • To monitor and review internal drawings, specifications and documentation related to loss prevention systems and related matters.
  • To perform safety and risk engineering in conformance with all applicable and relevant legislation, standards and codes.
  • To answer queries arising from clients, contractors, site supervisors or internal company departments on the hazard management aspects of the Company's products.
  • To prepare formal responses to comments from clients and classification societies on drawings and specifications.
  • To attend and contribute to internal Company/departmental/project meetings where safety systems and equipment are discussed.
  • To perform identification and justification of environmental requirements in design
  • To review and / or apply Human Factors Engineering criteria in design


Job requirements:

  • Know-how, Problem Solving skills, Accountability and Competencies aligned with Grade and Job Level
  • Bachelor or Master Degree Level qualified in a relevant subject of study i.e. Fire Engineering, Fire Risk Engineering; Safety, Risk and Reliability Engineering; or an engineering background with a proven track record in Safety Engineering.
  • More than 2 years relevant experience knowledge of the Oil and Gas industry
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)