Technical Safety Engineer

West Leederville - Western Australia - Australia - Energy - Oil & Gas - Construction, Commissioning & Operations - Other

On behalf of our Oil & Gas Operator client,
Brunel are seeking an experienced Technical Safety Engineer for a 12-month
(renewable) contract role based in Perth.

The successful Technical Safety Engineer will manage the Offshore and Onshore
Safety Cases during Operations, major updates and other regulatory submissions.
Maintain the Safety Case to ensure it remains a “live” document. Provide Safety
Case related advice and support to Operations and Management and monitor
ongoing compliance with relevant requirements. To provide Technical Safety
support to the business unit.

Feel free to contact

Scott McAdam, Account manager

Apply now

About this role

  • Manage and maintain the Safety Cases in accordance with regulatory requirements;
  • Compile and maintain the Safety Case supporting documentation in an accessible and usable format;
  • Promote Safety Case knowledge, awareness and compliance within operations and support teams;
  • Monitor operational changes which may drive the need for Safety Case revision and resubmission;
  • Co-ordinate third-party contractors performing Safety Case and formal safety assessment updates including budget, resources and schedule;
  • Liaise with the relevant regulator during Operations, Safety Case resubmission and assessment;
  • Technical Authority for Technical Safety, providing Operations support and approval of Technical Safety issues including Management of Change, Maintenance Deferrals and engineering requests;
  • Provide Technical Safety support to projects;
  • As the Technical Authority maintain the Safety Equipment Performance Standard and supporting Maintenance Strategy and monitor compliance;
  • Facilitate risk assessments such as HAZIDs and HAZOPs;
  • Support other HSE related such as HSE audits and incident investigations.

About you

  • Relevant engineering degree;
  • Minimum of 10 years’ technical safety/risk experience in the oil and gas industry;
  • Proven experience working safety cases within oil and gas production operations environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to build and maintain positive relations with Operations and support team members, external stakeholders, internal business partners and regulatory agencies;
  • Knowledge of safety engineering software tools;
  • HAZID & HAZOP Leader training and experience;
  • Exceptional leadership, organizational, & problem-solving skills;
  • Flexibility to effectively manage a changing & dynamic work program;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Strong communication (written, oral & formal presentation/PowerPoint) skills essential;
  • Professional working experience / understanding of safety regulations & their applicability to oil & gas operations;
  • Experience managing 3rd-party contractors and consultants to cost-effectively achieve business goals;
  • Proven success in Safety Case and Formal Safety Assessment development and approvals;
  • Practical self-starter & can work effectively with minimal supervision.

What we offer

With over 100 offices in 42
countries we are proud to offer this exciting career opportunity with an
industry leader;

As a Technical Safety
Engineer seconded by Brunel, it means you are employed by us & guided in
this process by a dedicated Account Manager;

In addition to your salary
that is always paid on time, we also offer excellent benefits;

At Brunel, you are securing
not only a contract but also your career;

We provide the tools for
success; world class training and advanced technology to ensure you succeed
within Brunel;

In addition, Brunel also
provides excellent upward and international mobility worldwide.

About us

Australasia is a market leader in the supply of highly skilled blue and
white-collar personnel for full site manning, temporary labour provision,
staffing and recruitment to the resource industry. Operating locally since 2001
and backed by an international network spanning 35 countries, we pair talented
individuals with industry leading clients and work closely with both clients
and the industry at large to ensure the safety, financial security and
stability of the candidates we place.


  • Vacancy number: PUB227582
  • Location: West Leederville
  • Market: Energy
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Other
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Closing date: Monday, October 7, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Scott McAdam

Account manager Brunel Energy Australia Perth

+61 8 9429 5600

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