Specialist, Senior Field Safety Job in Kenedy, TX
Job Ref: 0009M5
Primary Location: USA-Texas-Kenedy
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Organization: E H S & T
Job: Environmental, Health, Safety & Training
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Our services include: natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transportation and storage; NGL transportation, fractionation, storage and import and export terminals; crude oil gathering, transportation, storage and terminals; petrochemical and refined products transportation, storage and terminals; and a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems. The partnership’s assets include approximately 50,000 miles of pipelines; 260 million barrels of storage capacity for NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals; and 14 billion cubic feet of natural gas storage capacity.
The Senior Field Safety Specialist position is a leadership role established to oversee application of the safety processes for the respective area. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Daily safety support of local area Operations and Maintenance Technicians.
Maintain close communication with local Maintenance and Operations Supervisors and Managers.
On-site support of high risk projects and maintenance activities with a focus on Job Planning/Prep, Equipment Isolation, Equipment Clearing, Excavations and Hot Work/Atmospheric Monitoring.
Track the progress and status of open audit and ESS action items, and assist in completion where possible.
Visit all control rooms, shops, work sites, pipeline projects, and other field activities on a routine basis to make observations and check compliance and implementation of established safety practices and procedures.
Attend and participate in Operation Job Planning, contractor pre-bid and shutdown meetings with input relative to safety items, activities and requirements.
Conduct walk-through safety and housekeeping inspections with local management and/or unit and area supervisory personnel.
Plan, schedule and coordinate Emergency Response Training.
Participate on regional safety committees.
Conduct compliance-audit of permit system and provide written report of results and deficiencies to Area Supervision.
Maintain condition and operability of Emergency Response equipment.
Oversee, coordinate and monitor contract service and inspection of plant fire extinguishers, breathing apparatus, portable gas detectors and other applicable fire/safety equipment.
Conduct/coordinate classroom and field training meetings as needed.
Assist Operations and Maintenance Supervision in preparation of materials for monthly safety meetings.
Serve as member of Incident Investigation committees on an as needed basis.
Assist respective area management teams in overall compliance of OSHA/PSM/RMP policies.
The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Safety or other relevant technical field is required; extensive experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Certification in the Safety field preferred.
Incident Investigation experience is preferred.
Minimum of 5 years in an industrial setting or in the Safety field.
Must be self-motivated to gain knowledge of regulatory affairs in the Safety Management areas.
Must be willing and able to travel up to 50% of the time.