Randstad Environmental Health Safety Engineer in Linden, New Jersey

Environmental Health Safety Engineer

job details:

  • location:Linden, NJ

  • salary:$80,000 - $100,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:146810

job description

Environmental Health Safety Engineer

Permanent position: Leading chemical company near Linden, NJ seeking a health, safety, security and environmental (HSSE) Engineer. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years' safety engineering experience in a manufacturing setting. Familiarity with state and federal regulations is required, as well as a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering. Process simulation and dispersion modelling software knowledge a plus. All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. Light relocation, local candidates preferred.

Responsibilities for the Environmental Health Safety Engineer

  • Lead Process Hazard Analyses, risk assessments and Layer of Protection Analyses (LOPA).

  • Responsible for chemical plant process safety analyses, reviews, corrective recommendations and compliance pertinent to state and federal regulations

  • Review process designs and management of change requests to ensure compliance with safety engineering standards.

  • Interact with government agencies during site inspections and emergencies

  • Support process and project engineers on safety issues and risk reduction

Requirements for the Environmental Health Safety Engineer

  • Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering

  • 5-10 years' experience in process design and safety engineering in manufacturing

  • Experience in process safety technology and regulatory compliance

  • Negotiation skills

  • knowledge/experience in Continuous Improvement

Benefits

  • Full benefits package

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.