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Process Safety Engineer, Nynäshamn, Sweden

The HSSE (Health, Safety, Security and Environment) department provide the Nynäshamn refinery with specialist competence in the areas of work environment, environment, process safety, security, emergency and crisis management and fire safety. Included in the department is also the Refinery Rescue Services. As process safety engineer your line manager will be the HSE Manager NHN, but you will also work 50 % for the Group HSSEQ Director.

About the job

As a process safety engineer, you’ll be a part of the local HSSE team in Nynäshamn but you will also support all of Nynas in the area of process safety. You will continue to develop Nynas integrated management system in the area of process safety and work closely with our Engineering department with respect to inherently safer design. Nynäshamn is a higher tier Seveso (COMAH) site you will be expected to support the update of the safety report and process safety information. Nynas is a member of IPS (Intressentföreningen för processäkerhet) and you are expected to take part in relevant projects within IPS.

Key responsibilities

Within the area of process safety you will be responsible for:

  • Monitoring and implementing legal requirements in Nynäshamn.
  • Leading risk assessments and root cause investigations for all of Nynas.
  • Provide training in risk assessment, accident investigation and other process safety related subjects for all of Nynas.
  • Setting minimum requirements within Nynas.
  • Leading and developing the process safety network within Nynas.

Candidate profile

To do well in this position you need to have the ability to work independently as well as in teams. As a person, you need to be accurate, structured, service minded and a good communicator with a high level of integrity.

  • To apply for this position, you need to fulfill the following criteria’s:
  • MSc in Chemical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Several years experience within chemical or process industry.
  • Fluent in both Swedish and English, oral and written.
  • Experience of working with process safety.


Within Nynas AB’s Swedish operations we apply random alcohol and drug testing.

Our offer

We offer an interesting position where you will work with dedicated colleagues and challenging tasks. You will get the chance to grow within an established and successful global company.

Contact and application

In this recruitment, we are cooperating with Talentor. Please apply through this link.

For questions about the job, please contact Maria Fröberg, at +46 8 520 652 26, or Linda Filipsson, Recruitment Coordinator, +46 735281071. If you have any questions about the recruitment process or if you have any trouble with your application, please contact Thomas Lindquist, recruitment consultant,, +46 704 53 13 53.


Working at Nynas means working according to our three core values: Dedication, Cooperation and Proactivity:

Dedication involves doing one’s best in every situation and taking responsibility for customers, colleagues and society in general.

Cooperation means working together for mutual trust and support, which creates a corporate culture that encourage cross-border and cross-functional meetings, job rotation and training.

Proactivity includes thinking ahead, being open to new ideas and continuously seeking new solutions and opportunities so that Nynas can continue to be at the forefront of development.


Welcome to join us!

Do you want to lead and develop the area of process safety within a refinery and depot environment?