DSEAR Process Safety Engineer

Ref No. BHN533090
Salary £350 - £450/day
Location Reading, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 )
Job Status Open


Our client are looking for an experienced DSEAR Engineer to assess compliance of their water treatment sites across London, and manage required corrective actions.


DSEAR experience

The Job


  • Take a lead role in all site surveys and report on non-compliances
  • Manage review and update of Explosion Protection Documents (EPD) and Hazardous Area Plans (HAP)
  • Coordinate work programmes with team members to deliver corrective actions
  • Give feedback into the continuous improvement of the work stream
  • Maintain documentation and document management system


  • Excellent understanding of the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR), associated standards and approved Codes of Practice,
  • Proven experience in Process Safety Management or DSEAR risk assessment gained from a high hazard industry (COMAH regulated), including the of Hazardous Areas Classification and zoning.
  • Ideally 3 years in the water sector, or other process related industries.
  • Experience in site surveying, working in an explosion safety engineering environment, checking effectiveness of control measures
  • Knowledge of electrical equipment for use in potentially flammable atmospheres.
  • CompEx F and IECEx 001 and 002 qualifications are a plus.
  • Communication skills such that highly technical information can be communicated in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to understand and practically discuss the relevant aspects of technical and process safety related investigations and documentation i.e. Engineering Risk Assessment/Safety Reviews, Functional Design Specifications, Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs), Electrical/Loop drawings etc


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