Senior Safety Engineer – Worley – Aberdeen


Worley is recruiting a Senior Safety Engineer to join our project delivery teams across the UK. This role can be a PSC (limited company), staff or PAYE role which can be based from Aberdeen, Brentford, Manchester or Stockton. The project team will require two working days in the office and the remainder of the week working from home.

About Worley

We engineer for lasting impact

At Worley we are creating value all around the world, and our professionals are driving it all with expertise and confidence.  When you take your place on our team, you’ll discover nearly endless opportunities to develop your career and you’ll have the support and encouragement to be at your best. Visit to explore our success, expertise and global reach.

Role Overview

Responsible for ensuring that the safety aspects of the design within the project scope are maintained to the relevant acceptable standards and comply with applicable legislation. In addition, execute and monitor Safety Engineering activities which typically will entail:

Ensure company standards and processes are followed across the technical safety and loss prevention activities and deliverables on this project as detailed in this job description.

Assist with delivery of the activities and deliverables allocated to the location in accordance with the project schedule and Master document register.

Gathering & compiling process safety and environmental information. 

Providing input to the preparation of a Safety Engineering Plan and Basis of Design 

Participation in and input to the various Hazard Studies 

Participate in Technical Safety Reviews such as Human factors, Hazardous Area Classification, Inherent Safety, Alarm Prioritisation, etc. 

Highlight to line manager where any additional Technical Safety reviews are necessary because of scope change, design development, etc.

Ensure that all required Technical Safety activities and deliverables allocated are completed in line with project schedule. 

At the end of each project phase, ensure that all lists, files reports, etc. are filed correctly, ready for input to the next project phase. 

To support the Lead Safety Engineer, project management and engineering disciplines with design HSE concerns and queries. 

To support other Worley offices with requests for Technical Safety assistance on an Ad-Hoc basis. 

To support Client requests for discrete Technical Safety activities, e.g., Hazop Scribe.

Qualifications and Experience Required

Chemical Engineering Degree or equivalent

Experience working in a similar role

Experience in one of the following areas: petrochemicals, refining, oil and gas desirable.

EPCm experience is desirable

Some experience in performing consequence modelling using proprietary software i.e. PHAST.

HAZOP/HAZID/Scribing ExperienceExperience of producing typical safety deliverables on a project.

Other Requirements

Right to work in the UK

Ability to travel

Good communication and team working skills

What we offer you

Providing an agile culture and challenging work opportunities results in a positive work environment.  Our people enjoy competitive compensation packages and a fun, personal, collaborative and safe working environment.  We value equal employment opportunity and are committed to promoting fairness, equality and diversity.

Our policy is to conduct background checks for all candidates who accept an offer of employment with us.

If you have the passion and talent to keep up, it’s time to test the limits of what you can become.  Find your future with Worley.

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