Senior Loss Prevention & Risk Engineer

Job Posting Date: 26 Feb 2024

Work Location: Doha, QA

Company: QatarEnergy LNG

Job Context & Major Challenge(s)

  • ​​​​​Role involves implementation of policies and procedures in compliance with emerging regulations and changing requirements, coping with extended scope over all onshore and offshore assets including projects, specifically from Sub-surface and D&C perpsective.

  • Major challenges are (1) establishing and maintaining alignment with Operations organizations and (2) ensure safe and reliable operations in a cost-effective way by providing sufficient technical information and guidance to influence others to take sound risk-based decisions.

  • Covers multiple locations with different requirements and priorities e.g. Sub surface (Well Integrity & Management, Drilling & Completion activities, Offshore facilities etc.

  • Work requires analytical, interpretative and constructive thinking, with a significant degree of evaluative/professional judgment.

  • Works in accordance with Company policies, and procedures, and understanding of relevant industry and international standards.

Key Job Accountabilities


  • Provide Process Safety, Loss Prevention & Risk Engineering support to Subsurface assets during normal operations, maintenance, shutdowns and brownfield projects as well as to Drilling & Completions department.

  • Review Drilling & Completions and Well Integrity related process safety incidents, Emergency Response Plans, SIMOPS & Bridging Documents and participate in incident investigations

  • Coordinate Safety Case & Barrier Management for existing subsurface facilities and Drilling & Completions.

  • Ensure process safety by identifying and assessing process components that pose risks and developing procedures and action plans to mitigate them.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical or Safety).

Knowledge and/or Experience

  • 8 years’ experience in loss prevention and technical safety in the oil and gas industry with special emphasis on process safety, and risk assessment/studies.

  • Knowledge of offshore amd onshore drilling rigs, workover operations & equipment, other related support facilities and well control equipment.

  • Working knowledge of Oil & gas field development and Simultaneous Operations (SIMOPS).

  • Special emphasis is placed on ability to lead hazard identification reviews utilizing recognized techniques (e.g., HAZOP, What-If, etc.) with a good understanding of both qualitative and quantitative risk assessment techniques.   Practical knowledge of safe systems of work is essential with Emergency Preparedness and Subsurface facilities knowledge/experience strongly desirable

  • Ability to read engineering drawings/documents and communicate with other engineers is essential.

Technical and Business Skills

  • Independent, able to work under minimum supervision.

  • Ability to work under tight timelines in sometimes high-pressure situations.

  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office, hazard identification softwares (e.g. PHAPro), consequence modelling software (e.g. PHAST), or other software (e.g. BowTie)

  • Very good knowledge or written and spoken English with ability to produce procedures, technical reports, and present them to various level of audience.

  • Good organizational, communication, and supervisory skills