Alaska - Process Safety Management Engineer
Anchorage, AK
Alaska - Process Safety Management Engineer - 00SVX

Our Company

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips had operations and activities in 17 countries, $71 billion of total assets, and approximately 10,900 employees as of June 30, 2019. Production excluding Libya averaged 1,303 MBOED for the six months ended June 30, 2019, and proved reserves were 5.3 BBOE as of Dec. 31, 2018.

Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, collaborate with our teams, and drive the business.

Alaska Overview

ConocoPhillips Alaska and its heritage companies have more than 50 years of business history in Alaska. As Alaska's largest oil and gas producer, the company produced an average 182 thousand barrels of oil and 9 million cubic feet of gas per day. ConocoPhillips, with about 1,100 Alaska employees, holds major ownership interests in the Prudhoe Bay Unit, the Kuparuk River Unit, and the Colville River Unit (Alpine). ConocoPhillips operates the Kuparuk and Alpine oil fields, has an ownership interest in the Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) and owns/operates the Polar Tankers fleet.


The Alaska Process Safety Management (PSM) Engineer plays a technical leadership role to ensure the overall business goals and objectives are achieved in Process Safety and PSM compliance space. This focus includes the areas of PSM training, Management of Change (MoC), Pre-Start Safety Reviews (PSSR), Process Safety Information (PSI), Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), and key performance indicators (KPI). The position oversees and updates information related to OSHA Regulation 29CFR 1910.119 as it relates to process systems and pipelines operated by ConocoPhillips Alaska.

Your responsibilities may include:
Support HSE goals
Provide overall leadership in the area of process safety
Lead initiatives to identify process safety improvements opportunities throughout the organization
Participate in the sharing of knowledge throughout the BU and company, including participating in the Process Safety NoE Core Team
Serve as PSM technical authority (TA), including determining PSM applicability, ensuring elements are adequately covered by their respective subject matter expert (SME), providing the annual Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) PSM supplement, and providing PSM overview for audits and visitors (e.g., Baker Risk, VPP, HSE)
Ensure PSM self-assessments are conducted every 3 years and participate on audit teams as requested
Own/Author the Process Safety Metrics Reporting Procedure, including ensuring KPIs improve process safety visibility and compliance and are reviewed quarterly with management
Serve as the SME for MOC/PSSR, including owning, maintaining and improving the Technical MOC Procedure, PSSR Procedure, MOC KPIs, MOC tool (KMS), and hardcopy PSSRs
Provide oversight of PHA finding resolution, including maintaining critical metrics, leading quarter risk reduction meeting and providing annual corporate compliance report
Work with PHA TA to manage PHA revalidation process and ensure they are performed according to OSHA and ConocoPhillips standards
Lead all aspects of completion of IPL Audit action items and implement processes to prevent gaps from developing
Serve as SME for the drawing and datasheet Redline and As-build Procedure, including continuous improvement and developing critical metrics
Own the Latent Cause Analysis (LCA) investigation program
Resolve PHA findings, including building field design packages and detailed design requests, performing engineering calculations, and marking up drawings
Fill in for Facility Engineers, including providing design and basic engineering support for facilities

Legally authorized to work in the United States
Bachelor's degree or higher in Chemical, Mechanical or Process Engineering or foreign equivalent
5+ years of oil and gas industry experience including gas/oil production, gathering, separation and processing, chemical processing, and/or refining
Intermediate understanding of facility engineering fundamentals including a working knowledge of Process Safety Management (PSM), PHA and MoC
Current valid driver's license
Wiling and able (with or without a reasonable accommodation) to travel to the North Slope 25% of the time on a yearly basis

Knowledge of maintenance management software (SAP)
Knowledge of Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)
Ability to prioritize and execute multiple assignments in a changing environment
Takes ownership of actions and follows through on commitments by courageously dealing with important problems, holding others accountable and standing up for what is right.
Delivers results through realistic planning to accomplish goals
Invites dialogue to gain a shared understanding and influences with confidence to drive performance and achieve business results

To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of September 27, 2019.

Candidates for this U.S. position must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a) (1). Individuals with temporary visas such as A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, L, M, NATO, O, P, Q, R or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization in the United States now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

Job Function: Engineering
Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level
Organization: ALASKA
Line of Business: Exploration & Production
Job Posting:Sep 13, 2019, 5:57:56 PM