Process Safety Manager

To Lead and support Process Safety management and improvement in Manufacturing operations for CF Fertilisers UK Ltd. Acting as Process Safety Manager for the Ince site and expert support to the Billingham site.
Business Area
Manufacturing - EHS
Full Time
LinkedIn job title
Process Safety Manager
Ince, Chester

In this role you will be accountable for...

  • To be the principal point of contact for all Process Safety matters for Ince site.
  • To develop, implement, and improve the Process Safety Management System.
  • To support the organisation’s policies with respect to Process Safety performance.
  • To ensure a consistent approach, through coordination and leadership, of key Process Safety activities, including Hazard Studies, Process Hazard Reviews, SIL Assessments, DSEAR, Human Factors, Process Safety Risk Assessment, etc.
  • To maintain and develop the COMAH Safety Report for Ince site including leading the coordination of the 5-yearly reviews.
  • To provide Functional leadership, guidance and support to the Process Safety Engineer at Billingham site and to lead their professional development.
  • To provide training and coaching on Process Safety to line managers, engineers and others with respect to design, operation and maintenance activities within their roles, to help maintain knowledge and competence.
  • To monitor and audit Process Safety performance key processes, in terms of incident investigation, standards and benchmarking, including Process Safety Performance Indicators, and report their effectiveness to Management with identified improvement opportunities.
  • To provide technical support on Process Safety Aspects of design, and fulfil role of Independent Reviewer within the Management of Change Process.
  • To continuously identify areas for improvement in Process Safety, and management of Process Safety improvement plans.
  • To maintain a network of contact with the Competent Authority (HSE and EA), Local Authorities, and Emergency Services.
  • To monitor Process Safety legislation and standards developments to identify changes relevant to CF Fertilisers UK Ltd operations, and to develop appropriate responses to such changes.
  • To conduct regular and open communications between Ince and Billingham to promote a single standard approach to Process Safety elements and share best practice.
  • To actively participate within the CF Industries Corporate Process Safety Council to ensure CF Fertilisers UK Ltd policies are compatible with corporate standards/ policies. Also to ensure corporate standards/ policies are compatible with UK/EU legislative requirements.

The skills, qualifications and experience you will have...

  • Degree qualified Chemical Engineer or equivalent
  • Chartered Engineer status preferred.
  • IChemE qualification of Professional Process Safety is desirable.
  • Significant applied experience in plant technical / production roles including Process Safety activities including COMAH Safety Report preparation, regulatory (HSE/ EA) visits, leading Hazard Studies, risk and consequence assessment.
  • Strong communicator with the ability to build effective relationships.

Please advise the Recruitment team should you require any reasonable adjustments to take part in the recruitment process, so that we can remove any barriers during the process.