Safety Consultant

  • Location

    Cheshire West and Chester

  • Sector:

    Process Engineering, Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

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  • Salary:

    c£50=£60/hr Ltd Co (OUTSIDE SCOPE)

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Safety Consultant - Knutsford - 3-6months - Rate c£50-£60/hr Ltd (OUTSIDE SCOPE)
Key Words / Skills: Safety, Consultant, Engineer, O&G, Oil, Gas, Process, Petrochemical, Waste, Rebewables, Energy, Calculations, LOPA, ATEX, Electrical, Instrument, EC&I.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working to recruit a Safety Consultant to work on contract based WFH / Knutsford for 3-6 months.
As a Safety Consultant your duties and responsibilities will include:
Take responsibility for developing a high level of EC&I and functional safety expertise. 
Responsible to deliver assignments and projects on time, to cost and to the required quality.
Undertake EC&I engineering duties and advise the EC&I team members in:
Definition of EC&I Scopes of Work.
Production EC&I Calculations and Specifications.
Use of appropriate Standards.
Bid analysis for procurement, installation, commissioning and testing.
Liaise competently with all Stakeholders, providing leadership, advice, and feedback, representing the company at all times. 
Ensure that Functional Safety and EC&I services delivered to Stopford’s clients are maintained at a high standard. 
In conjunction with the Lead Process Consultant, provide coaching and development of other members of the consultancy team in the area of Functional Safety and EC&I.
Develop, own and communicate Functional safety and EC&I standards (e.g. SIL studies, LOPA, ATEX compliance etc.)
Lead functional safety assessments and assist in reviewing existing assessments.

Ideally educated to degree level.
Chartered status preferred
TUV FS Engineer Certification required.
Have significant experience in high hazard industries preferably petrochemicals and/or renewable energy industries. 
Have significant experience of working in a design and engineering environment across electrical, control and instrumentation.
Experienced in safety systems design and validation (BS EN 61508 & BS EN 61511).
In-depth knowledge of DSEAR/ATEX, hazardous area classification equipment/design and CompEx requirements.
Able to perform accurate design calculations and complete cost estimates.
An ability to think strategically and develop long range plans, understanding the implication of changes to contract scope.
An ability to work collaboratively with all engineering design and construction disciplines.
Working knowledge of Office 365 including One Drive and Sharepoint with proficient use of Word and Excel. 
Eligible to live and work in the UK 
Full UK/EEC driving licence

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.