Principal Risk and Safety Engineer

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Date: Jan 25, 2024

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, AU

Company: Bureau Veritas



Make an impact doing work you can be proud of at Bureau Veritas. Your career is about more than building a resume — it’s a chance to leave your mark.




About Bureau Veritas Australia:

Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification services. Founded in 1828, the group has in excess of 82,000 employees in 1,400 sites located in 140 countries. In the Pacific Zone, our Asset Integrity and Reliability Services business provides these services to our clients throughout the lifecycle of their asset, whether it be for large-scale resource projects or to established industrial facilities. Joining our team means joining a company that values innovation, collaboration, and professional growth 



The role:

Bureau Veritas currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Principal Risk and Safety Engineer to join our Brisbane Office. We are looking for someone who is personable and builds great relationships with clients.


Essential Experience Developing and writing a "Safety Case" 


Key Accountabilities:


Safety Case Development:


    • Undertaking formal safety assessment studies and calculations including hazard identification, quantitative risk analysis; FEA, escape, temporary refuge, evacuation and rescue analysis; emergency system survivability analysis; ALARP studies; pipeline risk assessment
    • Preparing facility descriptions, safety management system descriptions, bridging documents and SIMOPs plans.
    • Preparing safety procedures such as Permit to Work procedures, emergency response plans and integrated management system documents.
    • Conducting ad-hoc risk and safety studies and preparing reports and technical notes. 


Safety Workshop:


    • Preparing, leading or scribing HAZIDS, HAZOPS and ALARP workshops involving direct liaison with Clients and workshops participants.
    • Preparing timely workshops reports to meet Client requirements.



Educational Requirements:


    • Mandatory: Tertiary qualifications in Engineering (Mechanical or Chemical Engineering preferred)
    • Desirable: Post Graduate qualifications in Safety and Risk Engineering


Required Experience:


    • Experience in safety and risk engineering, preferably Oil & Gas



The benefits

We offer a competitive salary (base + superannuation + average yearly OT) under our EBA with attractive conditions such as overtime at 1.737 and an opportunity to advance your career in a leading global organisation, as well as:

  • Training and Development opportunities, an annual review to plan your career development objectives for career progression.
  • Free access to our Employee Assistance Program supported by Lifework’s
  • Discounted Health Insurance with Bupa
  • Support from a progressive and experienced management team
  • Exposure to a variety of interesting and challenging work environments



Bureau Veritas are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.



Apply now to join Bureau Veritas and help us create a brighter future for our next generations, and a safer society for us all.



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