Lead Technical Safety Engineer - Expression of Interest

Requisition ID
Work Location
MY-Kuala Lumpur
Department / Discipline
Technical Safety
Position Type
Fixed Term
Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
Oil & Gas

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking Expressions of Interest for a Lead THSE / Technical Safety Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas offshore industry.


Duties will cover a wide range of topics and aspects for projects.

  • Management of and liaison with external Consultants to enable project risk assessments and safety studies to be produced such as Fire Risk Assessment, QRA, Helideck landing, Smoke and Gas, Blast analysis.
  • Preparation of the Technical Safety scope of work from the overall project scope of work.  Reviews and agrees this scope with project management.
  • Providing Safety input to the project design.
  • Development of all design deliverables including philosophies, reports, specifications, and data sheets, drawings, etc. Supporting other disciplines that will be responsible for drafting on aspects such as HAC, equipment layouts etc.
  • Produce project status reports on weekly and monthly basis.
  • Responsible for project reporting and monitoring of Safety design budget and schedule.
  • Prioritizes work in accordance with the schedule.
  • Preparation of engineering input to flow diagrams (PFD's) and utility flow diagrams (UFD's) including assignment of equipment tag numbers.
  • Responsible for the review and approval of vendor study input i.e. analysis report, drawings.
  • Ensures quality assurance checks are performed on the project, in accordance with project, company, and department standards.
  • Ensures Procurement Departments have technical information for obtaining costs and availability of Safety equipment and materials.
  • Ensures compliance with all applicable government and industrial code requirements that are required on safety documents produced under his or her supervision.
  • Responsible for implementing HSE policy and safety procedures as they relate to the Safety Discipline.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Lead Technical Safety Engineer shall have experience more than 15 years and minimum 5 years as Lead Technical Safety Engineer with Oil & Gas offshore experience, with high H2S related experience (more than 2 projects, >3000 ppm ), with high CO2 related experience (>12%) .
  • The Lead Engineer shall be a registered Professional Engineer with Board of Engineers Malaysia or Chartered Engineer with certified international professional bodies.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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