OMV Upstream / Exploration & Production

Expert Process Safety (f/m)


Overview of OMV

OMV produces and markets oil and gas, innovative energy and high-end petrochemical solutions – in a responsible way. With Group sales of EUR 23 bn and a workforce of more than 20,000 employees in 2018, OMV Aktiengesellschaft is one of Austria’s largest listed industrial companies. Due to our international activities in up- and downstream we can offer interesting and diverse job opportunities with excellent scope for career development.
Diversity and equal opportunities are central to the OMV culture and key to our corporate success.

Your responsibilities:

  • Maintain Knowledge base as technical assurance expert for process safety
  • Perform and/or supervise specific safety studies for different stages of projects
  • Support to Assets on Process safety related issues.
  • Involvement in project life cycle gaining Lessons learned to be used in earlier project phases and across similar projects
  • Participate in DQAR's
  • Participate/Facilitate Hazop and PHA in general/Peer reviews
  • Effectively implement Facility Engineering processes and procedures in projects

Your profile:

  • University degree Masters / Diploma in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering or related subject
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience with knowledge in process engineering and process safety design and operation of production and transportation facilities.
  • Familiar with international engineering standards
  • Proficient with HAZID/HAZOP and PHA techniques in general.
  • Proficient knowledge of Safety studies (FERA, QRA, OBRA, etc.)
  • Willing to travel to foreign countries in which OMV has or might have operated facilities and ability to work in an international, multi-cultural environment.
  • Fluent in English (mandatory), fluent German language skills (advantageous)

What to expect from OMV:

  • Our aim is to create an inclusive work environment and culture, where people from all backgrounds can contribute and flourish. We have a strong culture of collaboration where Team Spirit, Accountability, Passion, Pioneering Spirit and Performance are key.
  • As part of our People strategy to develop and increase our female leadership representation, we welcome female applicants.

We offer you:

  • The opportunity to join an internationally renowned company in a fast moving business sector, providing excellent development opportunities
  • We offer an attractive compensation package that matches your qualifications and professional experience. The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement amounts to EUR 59,292 all in. Depending on skills and specific experience, over-payment is possible. OMV also offers additional benefits and relocation packages for international moves.
  • Place of work: Vienna, Austria

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Are you interested in joining our team?

Please apply online

OMV is an equal opportunity employer.

Your contact: 

Alana Wilson