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HSE Process Safety Engineer

Company Name:  Equistar Chemicals, LP

Edison, NJ, US, 08817

Req ID:  73629
Facility:  Edison-Lyo
Department:  Process Engineering
Division:  Americas Manufacturing

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2020, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the third consecutive year.

Basic Function

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">This position will <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">responsible for executing process safety management activities, evaluation of process risks including management of change and process hazard analysis.

Roles & Responsibilities
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Accountable for personal safety, the safety of fellow employees and contractors, and for promoting a safe work environment
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Performs Process Hazard Analysis
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintains compliance with OSHA PSM, EPA-RMP, and New Jersey TCPA regulations
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintains Process Safety Information including P&ID’s, Relief Valve Design Basis documentation, and Building and Facility Siting evaluations
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Participates in or leads incident investigations
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Reviews and evaluates process safety aspects of projects including equipment improvements, replacements or environmental projects
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Effectively interface with other groups across the company to gain support for site goals then facilitate execution to assure success
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Completes personal training as planned in the Annual Training Plan for OSHA PSM and EPA RMP
Min. Qualifications
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering with a minimum 5 years of experience in a chemical or petrochemical facility
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Strong knowledge of OSHA PSM, and EPA RMP standards, risk assessment methodologies, and API and NFPA standards
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.


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LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.  The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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