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Safety Engineer

CITGO Petroleum Corporation
Lemont, Illinois, United States
30+ days ago


CITGO Refining & Chemicals is seeking an individual who can provide expertise as a Safety Engineer that will support our ongoing operations and maintenance at the Lemont Refinery.
  • Provide engineering support to refinery on all capital and routine projects for safety and loss control issues. Identify hazards introduced through the projects by experience and knowledge of codes and standards or by getting advice of other safety department personnel.
  • Responsible for proposing safeguards to identified hazards and working with engineering groups to specify necessary safety and fire equipment.
  • Work with element owners to continually improve the facility's Process Safety Management Programs.
  • Participate in Project Hazard Analysis and Pre-Startup Safety Reviews.
  • Develop direction for Loss Control Program. Work with insurance broker & corporate risk consultants to conduct loss control analysis for the refinery processes, conduct risk control analysis to identify projects with the greatest cost benefit for potential loss reduction.
  • Project Manager for small safety and capital projects. Develop AFE's (Authorization for Expenditure), project design basis, detailed engineering documents, and project execution plan as necessary for project. Manage the project to ensure design is implemented per the execution plan and within budget.
  • Monitor operating condition of fire water system pressure and pump operations to assure reliable operations. Communicate to the firewater system stakeholders when necessary. Responsible for reviewing preventative maintenance programs for the prevention of failure on demand for safety/firewater systems.
  • Oversee all facility siting issues.
  • Support Safety Instrumented System development for refinery.
  • Facilitate CRS-100 Risk Analysis and LOPA (Level of Protection Analysis).


  • Bachelors degree in Safety Engineering or related degree
  • 3 years of safety engineering or related experience
  • Valid driver's license
  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Eligibility

Eligibility Requirements: The Maritime Transportation Security Act requires all persons who will need unescorted access to a regulated facility to have a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC), issued in accordance with the rules established by the United States Coast Guard and the Transportation Security Administration. All candidates must be eligible to receive a TWIC in order to be considered for an offer.

To obtain more information on the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC), and to check eligibility requirements, please visit the Transportation Security Administration's website:


Job Information

  • Job ID: 56812255
  • Location:
    Lemont, Illinois, United States
  • Position Title: Safety Engineer
  • Company Name: CITGO Petroleum Corporation
  • Industry: Energy
  • Job Function: Safety,
    Health & Loss Prev Eng
  • Degree Required: Bachelors
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
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