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Senior Process Engineer - Pressure Relief Design

Job Description


We now have an opportunity for a Senior Process Engineer with a speciality in Pressure Relief Design to join our team in Dublin.


  • Job is primarily office based, with periodic site visits to meet project requirements
  • Gather relief data on site and from vendors, e.g. isometrics, existing equipment information, etc.
  • Determine and agree relief scenarios with client
  • Investigation of existing installations and subsequent redesign where applicable
  • Generation of calculations and formal issuing in accordance with our Quality Management System
  • Coordinate and plan the activities of other engineers also working on Relief Device Sizing
  • Train and Mentor less experienced engineers in Relief Device Design.


  • A degree qualification preferably in Process/Chemical engineering
  • Experience of originating and checking Process Safety Calculations e.g. Relief Device Sizing
  • Experience in process design and plant operations, in particular to API standards is preferable
  • Experience of relief sizing in the Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical sectors would be an advantage
  • A good knowledge specifying and purchasing Relief Devices
  • Experience in Drafting Relief sizing philosophies
  • Awareness of process safety engineering and process safety management
  • Keen to learn and interested in expanding knowledge by searching out current relevant standards, ACOPs and regulations
  • Good knowledge of safety legislation
  • Self-motivated and self-driven
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team, whilst still completing assigned tasks at agreed deadline
  • Methodical approach to problem-solving, developing solutions and completion of calculations
  • The ability to speak and work with credibility, knowledge and authority in relation to Pressure Relief


All CV’s are treated in the strictest confidence.