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Terneuzen, NL

Job Function:  HESQ
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  3156

Process Safety Engineer

We at Yara are part of a global network, collaborating to profitably and responsibly solve some of the world's key challenges - resource scarcity, food insecurity and environmental change.

About the Unit

You will report to the Lead of Process Safety and be located in the HESQ Department.

  • Maintain and apply knowledge of current process safety related policies, regulations and industrial processes;
  • Support in organization and follow up of the yearly SEVESO inspections and make sure that Yara Sluiskil is allligned with the SEVESO directive;
  • Assist the production plants on site for process safety studies,for example HAZOP’s and LOPA/SIL assessments;
  • Provision of specialist expertise in all areas of process safety for example ATEX and industrial radioactive devices;
  • Support process safety discipline during Management of Change process;
  • Manage the high potential process safety investigation process and when required, lead and participate in process safety related incident investigations;
  • Development and delivery of training in Process Safety;
  • Participate in the Yara internal and external audit program;
  • Ensure knowledge of hazard and risk identification is understood and managed across the Yara sites;
  • Development, support and maintain process safety aspects of Functional Safety Management System (FSMS).
  • This position requires a Master of Science degree, ideally within Chemical Engineering;
  • Professional Engineer with at least 3 years experience in process or equipment design and/or operations with specific experience in Process Safety;
  • Familiarity with risk identification and reduction techniques, in addition to familiarity with failure mechanisms, protection systems and their design;
  • Knowledge of process safety regulations and legislations;
  • Your mothertongue is Dutch and you are fluent in English, both verbal and written;
  • Good interpersonal and analytical skills, with an open mind and high motivation.
Additional Information

An external assessment is part of the application procedure.

Contact details

For more information about the job content, please contact Peggy de Mey, HR Business Partner (tel. +31115474364) or Pieterjan Vannieuwenhuyse, Lead of Process Safety (tel. +31115474558).

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Yara is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We believe that creating a diverse and inclusive work environment is not only the right thing, but also the smart thing to do. To deliver on this, Yara has firmly anchored Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) as one of our top 7 strategic actions and has more than 400 employees worldwide involved in D&I ambassador networks. 

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