BP South Africa: Operations Safety Engineer

Posted on :

10 Sep, 2010

Category :

Engineering Jobs in South Africa, Health & Safety Jobs in South Africa

Our business is the exploration, production, refining, trading and distribution of energy. This is what we do, and we do it on a truly global scale. With a workforce of 80,000 employees, BP operates with business activities and customers in more than 80 countries across six continents. Every day, we serve millions of customers around the world. We are continually looking for talented, committed and ambitious people to help us shape the face of energy for the future.

The Refining & Marketing Segment is responsible for the supply and trading, refining, marketing and transportation of crude oil and petroleum products to wholesale and retail customers. We market our products in over 100 countries, operating primarily in Asia, Europe and North America but also in Australia, Africa and Central and South America.

The LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) Business Unit is part of the Refining and Marketing Segment within BP. It is a progressive, innovative and dynamic global business which comprises 1100 staff in 3 Performance Units covering 11 countries. We fill LPG in bottles at our filling plants across the world and sell these through our branded distributors as well as BP Retail sites. We also serve Bulk B2B and Aerosol Propellents segments directly.

Job title               Operations Safety Engineer

Req ID   14165BR

Job category      Engineering

Sub-category     General Engineering

Countries (State/Region)             South Africa

Location               Johannesburg

Role synopsis    The role is responsible for;

•Efficient and Sustainable OMS (Operating Management System) implementation.

•Support COW activities at company assets and customer sites.

•Sustain the safety agenda activities.

•Support LPG South Africa’s growth agenda.

Key accountabilities

•Day to day in the field with operations and sales staff, dealers and customers; building awareness on HSSE expectations and following up compliance.

•Support internally & externally resourced HSSE trainings and audits.

•Report Monthly HSSE KPI in line with BU Guideline and keep MoC Register.

•SPA for Business Continuity Plan for the country.

•SPA for DAP (Dealer Assurance Process).

•Assist in implementation of OMS (Operating Management System) in SA LPG sites.

Essential criteria & qualifications

•Engineering Degree.

Other relevant or desirable experience

•Preferably having two years experience in a similar HSSE or Operational position.

•Preferably certification for Occupational Health and Safety according to local regulation.

Desirable criteria & qualifications


•Good Communication and Teamwork Skills.

•Self Starter

•Disciplined and Hard Worker.

•Performance Driven

Relocation available        No

Travel required Yes – up to 50%

Is this a part time position?          No

How to apply:

Click on the link: http://www.bp.com/sectiongenericarticle.do?categoryId=9011247&contentId=7053220

Select “view jobs in Africa” then apply

This job expires on the 14th of September 2010

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