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Vacancy At Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC)

Date Posted: 05/Feb/2014
Deadline: 11/Feb/2014


Technical Safety Engineer

Company Description

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) is the pioneer and leader of the petroleum industry in Nigeria. We invest heavily in our employees, which is reflected in our industry-leading development programme and our commitment to see our employees’ ideas travel and come to fruition. Our commitment and your drive will meet and help unlock your own potential and push forward Shell’s continuous innovation. We look for ways to reduce the environmental impact of our operations: our global pool of experts and the fact that our employees can tap into that diverse pool of expertise will help our commitment to supply Nigeria and beyond with our oil products. The company's operations are concentrated in the Niger Delta and adjoining shallow offshore areas where it operates in an oil mining lease area of around 30,000 square kilometres.


Job Description

Shell companies have been finding and producing oil and gas around the world for over a century. Today, we have interests in exploration and production ventures in more than 80 countries and employ approximately 90,000 people.
This is a technically challenging work environment characterized by a continuing need for research, the pursuit of new technology, and the adoption of new ways of working. It demands people who will thrive in a culture that encourages and rewards innovation, collaboration and the ability to learn from success as well as failure.   
At shell our commitment is to satisfy the world's need for energy with economically, socially and environmentally responsible solutions. We seek a high standard of performance, and understand that great ideas can change the world. If you want to work with a group of creative, ambitious and innovative professionals, then you should consider Shell. We will provide you with the resources to put your ideas into action, worldwide opportunities to advance your career, and outstanding benefits and rewards that support your quality of life. 

We are currently looking for a Technical Safety Engineer to join our Deepwater Team in our Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO) with potential of travel to global design offices in Far East, Gulf or Mexico and Europe. SNEPCO aspires to develop the capability for front-end development studies/design and project execution for deepwater floating systems, with the support of Shell Group technical Expertise. Join us and let's make a real difference together. 

The Technical Safety Officer will be expected to support the completion of technical Safety studies for the design and execute phases of projects. Key responsibilities will include but not limited to: 
1.   Technical Studies 

· Drive compliance with Ship Collision Studies. 
· Implement and maintain Fire, Gas dispersion and explosion analysis. 
· Maintain Fire protection and deluge system. 
· Coordinate HAZOPS, HAZIDs and HRA. 
· Deal with Riser and SSIV risk Assessment. 
· Release and exhaust gas dispersion 
· Hull Design and security risk studies 
2. Human Factor Engineering   
3. Qualitative Risk Assessment 

Engineering degree or equivalent with 5-10years experience in upstream and or downstream and 3+ years as a member of a deepwater project team in an HSE role. Should have a proven track record of successfully managing and delivering key HSE projects on time, within scope with end-to-end accountability. 
· Ideally a strategic thinker with a sense of good judgment. 
· Able to deal with multiple, often conflicting goals and priorities. 
· Able to build and maintain strong relationships with leaders as well as team members. 
· Able to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment 


Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world.

The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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