Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, has an immediate opening for a SR PRINC PROCESS SAFETY ENGINEER at our Corporate Headquarters in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
The Process Safety Engineer position within the Energy PST reports directly to the PT Lead and functionally to the Director, Global Process Safety & Risk Management. This position is responsible for supporting the process safety requirements within the PST including capital projects (for example, cogen, CO2 purification, coal gasification, and ITM plants), product line programs, operating plant programs, R&D activities, and global process safety functional improvement activities.
The process safety activities include: performing hazard reviews (projects and operating plants), interfacing with Engineer, Procure, Construct (EPC) forms, participating in ORIs, performing qualitative risk calculations and consequence analysis, coordinating in-plant and third-party Quantitative Risk Analysis (QRA), performing equipment/facility design and siting reviews, participating in Security Vulnerability Assessments (SVAs) as required, and supporting global process safety improvement programs (e.g. training, tools, work processes, process safety standards).
The PST provides support on a global basis; domestic and international travel is required.
The position offers an excellent opportunity to build on the specific foundational skills the incumbent may have. It also provides the opportunity to take a leadership role in facilitating the execution of our key process safety requirements. The incumbent will routinely interact with the other global Process Safety team members; it offers a wide scope of technical challenges, and exposure to senior management.
- 8-15 years of foundational experience in disciplines such as process engineering, process systems, process controls, and/or plant and reliability engineering
- Previous process safety experience in related industries is very desirable
- Working knowledge of various industry standards is desirable
- The position requires a BS in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering (Chemical Engineering is desirable); advanced degree a plus
- The successful candidate will go through appropriate Process Safety training to effectively execute these responsibilities.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services. Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. The company is recognized for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment. In fiscal 2011, Air Products had revenues of $10.1 billion, operations in over 40 countries, and 18,900 employees around the globe. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.
To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center at www.airproducts.com/careers. Click on the link – Search job openings from the left navigation bar. You can apply specifically to Job Req #8950BR. If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline by clicking on Online Applications, then selecting Career Center.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.
Air Products is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V) where diversity matters.
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