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Senior Safety Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH132946
  • Location: Norway, Oslo
  • Sector: Craft Services, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 13/09/2018
This vacancy has now expired.


  • You will be held as the Unit Competent Engineer for selected FPSOs within the Fleet, this will include regular visits.
  • You will be required to assist the Technical & Maintenance Managers, the Asset Management team, and offshore units.
  • Take part in projects and be responsible for designing the FPSO, including:
    • Review and follow up safety studies and QRA contractor
    • Fire and Explosion Protection
    • Emergency Shutdown System
    • Fire and Gas Detection
    • Escape, Evacuation and Rescue
    • Ensure the design meets regulatory, class, client and corporate requirements
    • Develop material take-off and cost input for Technical Safety discipline
    • Give input to the master equipment list
    • Plan and follow-up the hazard management strategy in projects.
    • Area Classification
  • Contribute to Technical Safety discipline activities and use your experience to help develop and maintain the company engineering standards
  • Work closely with all operations to grow relationships to drive the development of relevant requests for quotation for construction yards
  • Specify and follow up equipment packages and prepare technical bid evaluations (input)
  • Be responsible for the follow-up with design development, construction and testing activities
  • Proactively support and cooperate with all engineering disciplines to achieve optimal design results
  • Be a team player and have the ability to work with, and support Supply Chain, Estimation, Planning and other project teams
  • Lead technical clarifications towards clients, sub suppliers, class societies and yards
  • Liaise with Class, Regulators and Client for the submission of documents and close-out of comments

Qualifications & Experience

  • Masters degree in in Engineering
  • Bachelors degree and / or long relevant experience may replace formal education
  • Ideally 10+ years of relevant experience within the shipping and offshore industry
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience within the FPSO industry In-depth knowledge of technical safety design
  • Fluent in English (oral and written)

For more information about this role please contact our Manchester office