Process safety in Shell

Given the nature of the risks involved, ensuring the safety and integrity of our assets is paramount to Shell. For us, process safety means making sure our facilities are well designed, safely operated, and properly inspected and maintained. We aim to prevent process safety incidents that could place our people, our neighbours, the environment and our facilities at risk. Put simply, we aim to ensure that our assets are safe and we know it.

Working together towards the same goal

Working in Process and  Technical safety is more than just a day job. It’s an opportunity to be part of a passionate team of employees in more than 30 countries dedicated to making a difference to Shell’s top priorities: pursuing no harm to people and protecting the environment.


The purpose of this role is to plan, execute and deliver Process and Technical Safety for Shell. You will assure delivery of major downstream or upstream projects with risks demonstrably managed to ALARP (As low as Reasonably Practicable), creating a workplace without harm and preserving Shell’s licence to operate.

What’s in it for you?

Shell provides a technically challenging work environment characterized by operational excellence, the pursuit of new technology and new ways of working.  Our professionals work in the areas of Health, Safety , Security , Environment and  Social Performance (HSSE & SP) and HSSE & SP is growing in Shell. We take an active involvement in planning your next career steps within or outside HSSE &SP. Many of our staff have a technical background and there is an active in and outflow of staff towards technical skill pools such as engineering.

We offer our professionals challenging roles, many of which are at our assets. These are highly challenging technical roles for which we offer extensive learning programs as well as recognized certifications. Our packages are attractive and in line with Shell’s employee value proposition.

Let’s make a difference together.

Safety Podcasts

  • Natalie Salter on "managing hazards with process safety"
  • Mark Byrd on "safety leadership in oil and gas production"
  • Sipke Mennes on "the safety of large crews of workers on an industrial construction project"
  • Steve Beckett on "keeping people safe in their hazardous workplaces"

Vacancy Search Tips:

To assist your search, our Process and Technical Safety vacancies are currently posted under the following Skillpool/Specialization designations.

  • Specialization Group: Health Safety Environmental & Security
  • Specialization: Health Safety Environmental & Security – Fire and Safety

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