Lead Engineer, Process Safety
Irvine, CA 
Posted 6 months ago
Job Description
Lead Engineer, Process Safety (1900293)

ABS Group of Companies operates with more than 1,300 employees in over 30 countries, and from corporate and regional headquarters in Houston, London, Shanghai and Singapore. A career with us offers the opportunity to work with a talented group of diverse, global professionals. We are currently seeking talented and hard-working people to join our Safety, Risk, & Compliance (SRC) group.


Individuals in this position will primarily be responsible for managing process safety-related engagements with clients generally at locations around the U.S. but international locations may be possible if desired. Individuals selected for this position will be responsible for consulting, conducting PHA/LOPA, auditing, developing written programs, and assisting in implementation of all aspects of process safety management activities for a wide variety of clients in all industries (refining, petrochemical, oil & gas production, chemical, pulp & paper, pharmaceutical, consumer products, etc.). Experience in PHA, LOPA, auditing and/or implementation of PSM activities is helpful (process safety information, management of change, mechanical integrity, PHA, safe work practices, emergency response, etc.)


  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline, preferably an engineering discipline
  • At least 2 years of experience (junior) to 15 years of experience (senior) experience participating in, scribing, and/or leading PHAs and/or LOPAs (using HAZOP, what-if, checklists, etc.)
  • Chemical or mechanical process engineering experience is a plus
  • Excellent technical, interpersonal, communication, and writing skills
  • Knowledgeable/proficient with computers and Microsoft Word
  • Willing to travel to assignments as necessary

Additional DesiredExperience/Qualifications:

  • Process industry experience
  • Safety and risk management experience
  • Experience participating in and/or leading PSM and/or RMP compliance audits is helpful
  • Experience and/or participation in incident investigations is helpful but not required
  • Knowledge of mechanical integrity and/or maintenance activities (inspections, testing, CMMS, etc.) is helpful but not required
  • Experience in instructing training courses is also a plus

ABS Group is proud to be an equalopportunity employer (EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled).

Company: ABS Consulting


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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