Functional Safety Consultant

Job Title: Functional Safety Consultant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 04/08/2017
Reference: 1708-26_1501864785
Contact Name: Leigh Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2017 17:39

Job Description

Our client a blue chip multinational oil refining and chemical manufacturing company (based at the Fawley Refinery) are looking to engage a Functional Safety Consultant (certified to FS Eng - TUV Rheinland) to work on a variety of field Instrumentation and control projects. (Projects ranging from minor plant improvement to brownfield plant expansion).

This is very much a long term contract position, paying up to £52.50ph, LTD. (Standard 38 hour week with flexibility within reason on how you work those hours).

Working in a multi disciplinary team you will be involved in every aspect of the project lifecycle from early design through to detailed engineering.

You must have a good working knowledge of field based instrument devices (temperature, control valves and flow metering) and safety systems, PLC/RTU's.

You will be responsible for the following:

Supporting Process Designers in producing early design documentation such as design specs, data sheets.

Carry out the detailed engineering associated with the sizing and selection of a broad range of instrumentation.

Participate in HAZOP, LOPA's.

Performing quality control and review on the engineering produced by the EPC contractors or by site drawing office.

Review of engineering drawings.

Ensure compliance with both site and industry standards.

Supporting commissioning activities in the field.


BEng/BSc or HNC/HND with a minimum of five years of experience. FS Eng - TUV Rheinland.

A good working knowledge of IEC61511 is desirable

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.