Senior Oil and Chemicals Risk Engineer

United Arab Emirates (AE)
UAED 40KPM to UAED 50PM (£95k to £120K PA ), tax free (inclusive of salary and rental allowance).
29 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a major player in the insurance sector where it is involved in the provision of cover for major high hazard sites and assets worth $billions, including refineries, petrochemical, LNG and oil & gas plant, marine facilities, shipping and so on. The organisation’s UAE office is enjoying exceptional levels of growth supporting EMEA from where they are looking to base another experienced chemical or mechanical engineer with significant operational/production exposure acquired within the hydrocarbons, refinery or petrochemical sectors. This is an unusually rounded role focusing on routine engineering surveys, but also business interruption reviews where experience of plant finance, scheduling and economics would be extremely useful. Activities would include core responsibilities such as condition/physical assessments that would describe site operations and processes, the evaluation of plant condition and integrity, the analysis of loss prevention/mitigation issues and opportunities and software based desk top risk assessments. Additional business interruption responsibilities would extend to an examination/estimation of loss consequence on major incidents such as explosions or natural catastrophe and projecting and quantifying interruptions to supplier and customer agreements and material movements around major multi-unit sites. Exposure to and skills in in asset integrity, evaluation and management, operational safety and plant engineering and maintenance would all be welcome. About 80 days travel annually can be expected throughout EMEA. The position will be awarded on a generous, tax free, local bases with healthcare and travel provided. The remuneration range quoted above includes an element to cover housing costs /rent. Foreign language skills, particularly in Arabic and French, would be welcome. Our client is looking for substantial experience of COMAH regulated operations and production and is not seeking design engineering candidates at this stage. The salary range quoted above includes an allowance for accommodation.

Interested, suitably qualified candidates should contact:

Mark Stracey at Mark Stracey Recruitment or simply forward a Word version of your CV and a brief covering letter to:

01303 812433

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