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Sr. Safety Engineer

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Date: Nov 18, 2020

Location: Zhangjiagang, 32, CN

Company: Wacker Chemie AG



WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products.
At our Zhangjiagang site, we are currently looking for a(n) ​Sr. Safety Engineer​ to be a part of our growing team.



Job Responsibilities:

- Work as EHSS window person for defined area and or responsibility to provide relevant EHSS support to achieve the defined EHSS target.
- Support and participate in relevant risk analysis of operation safety such as Plausibility Check, Wacker Analysis, Avoidance of Explosion, MOC, JSRA, PSSR, HAZOP etc. check the quality of it and ensure all are implemented.
- Conduct regular and/or routine EHSS inspection on site to supervise the implementation of EHSS related requirements and to provide EHSS advice to operation when necessary. Conduct relevant EHSS training and/or audit as planned regularly or as required based upon site situation.
- Provide EHSS support for work permit control which include inspection and supervision of the implementation of this procedure and singing defined specific work permit.
- Develop EHSS related documents as required, i.e. work permit, incident reporting and RCA, process safety management etc.
- Be responsible for maintenance of EHSS incentive program database including the update of the rules and data base, supervision of the program implementation such as review the report, participating in topics evaluation and follow up the inspections and actions accordingly etc.
- Support EHSS activities such as EHSS campaign, Weekly topics, safety discussion, safety day/open day, and incident management such as supervising incident reporting process, RCA, reviewing incident report, following up relevant actions etc.
- Support legal compliance review and supervise the relevant implementation, and responsible for RC activity of AICM audit/ peer review, support local RC activity of training, inspection for local companies as defined etc.
- Other task assigned, include but not limited to support for construction safety at ZJG site, support for firefighting and emergency drill and training, support other site EHSS when necessary.

Qualifications Required:

- University diploma in Chemical, Mechanical, Safety or Environmental Engineering.
- More than 5 years working experiences in Chemical, Petrochemical or Pharmaceutical industries.
- Good understanding of EHSS related legal requirements
- Good English skill in writing and speaking.
- Good communication and interpersonal skills.
- Familiar with risk assessment tools of HAZOP, LOPA, JSRA etc. and process safety management.
- Familiar with safety standardization system and its requirement, and able to conduct self-assessment of safety standardization.
- Certified safety engineer is preferred.


WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
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The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.