Technical Safety Engineer for Operator Company


  • Follow up the maintenance and integrity of safety equipment as defined in the CMMS system. This includes creating work orders and material demands for preventive and corrective maintenance.
  • System responsibility as defined by #817028 “Teknisk og operasjonelt systemansvar”
  • Performance standard responsible as defined by #1233253 “Performance Standard. This includes follow up of performance standards during audits (e.g. safety barrier verification, SBV)
  • Follow up of Safety Integrity Level (SIL) in operation and Failure Fraction for Safety Critical Elements
  • Contribute to risk evaluations and follow up. This includes advising other disciplines with regards to technical safety related issues as well as contributing and attending HAZOPs/HAZIDs or other safety related analyses.
  • Contribute to modification projects regarding technical safety
  • Follow-up of/review technical deviations from internal or external requirements including assistance in identifying compensating measures
  • Contribute to/development of best practices and necessary governing documents
  • Assistance to fulfil the authorities and company’s requirements for quality assurance, quality control, maintenance, operation and handling information regards to technical safety
  • Responsible for integrating other disciplines into own work and take a holistic responsibility for own discipline.
  • Expertise is applied to the analysis and resolution of problems and the provision of specialist advice to the organization. 
  • Work cross functionally and interface with other disciplines, functions, tie-in projects to operated assets and operated projects modifications.
  • Offshore travels to be expected.

Technical and personal skills

  • Higher university degree. In special cases relevant work experience may compensate for limited formal education
  • Typically a minimum of 5-10 year’s experience from the oil & gas industry, and knowledge of the E&P business
  • Highly developed communication skills to present complicated issues in an understandable way, and to influence others to ensure compliance
  • Technical safety competence
  • High degree of independence, and the position is recognized as a specialist within its discipline
  • Broad business understanding

A combination of technical and commercial knowledge to identify and resolve complex business and technical problems within cross departmental studies/reviews in highly complex projects

  • Taking initiative, engagement, and tenacity requested
  • Confidentiality, reliability
  • Good interpersonal communication and influencing skills
  • Business-oriented
  • Strong analytical capability