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Sr Engineer, Process Safety & Process Safety Program Owner

Company: Celanese
Location: Narrows
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Job Description:

The Narrows site Process Safety Program Owner is responsible for implementation of the site PSM program. This position ensures compliance with regulatory and corporate Process Safety requirements, including continuous improvement of the PS Management System.


  • Provide direct support to the Narrows site for all 21 areas of risk based process safety
  • Tracks Process Safety metrics and conducts strategic analysis to develop action plans to reduce risk and number and severity of process safety incidents at the Narrows site
  • Lead PHAs, audits / self-assessments, and incident investigations as required
  • Ensure Management Review process is in place and effective to prevent drift
  • Provides process safety training to all levels of the Narrows organization and develops site Process Safety competency through coaching in the field
  • Drives for continuous improvement in all aspects of process safety and fosters adoption of best practices
  • Collaborates with operations resources to identify emerging risks and develop adequate mitigation strategies
  • Cultivates network of Stewardship and Process Safety practitioners at the site and across the Celanese organization
  • Serve as site PSM subject matter expert

  • B.S. in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering; special education or training in Process Safety preferred
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in chemical/petrochemical/refining manufacturing, with 3 years minimum direct Process Safety experience and continuing desire to become a Process Safety Subject Matter Expert
  • Knowledge of Process Safety elements and their application, including but not limited to:
    • PHA – including Risk Identification methodologies (HAZOP, What-if, etc.) and Risk Assessment methodologies (LOPA, Quantitative risk analysis, etc.)
    • Incident Investigation leader
    • Audit participation
    • Development of training programs
    • Development of Operating Procedures
    • MOC/PSSR coordinator
    • PSM regulations (OSHA 1910.119)
  • Understanding of chemical hazards and modeling methods (source, dispersion and consequence modeling)
  • Proven ability to influence operations and build consensus
  • Ability to analyze complex situations and think strategically
  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organization – from the front line to site and corporate leadership
  • Ability to support a continuous operation, including being on-call during off-shift hours if needed

Keywords: Celanese, Roanoke , Sr Engineer, Process Safety & Process Safety Program Owner, Other , Narrows, Virginia

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