Loss Prevention Engineer

  • Contract
  • Cork

Website TPM04885

Our client is a biopharmaceutical company based in Cork looking for a Loss Prevention Engineer who will be responsible for supporting operations and facilities, helping them manage safety properly and assuring compliance to company safety requirements.


  • Working with project engineers and insurers on building design, spacing/sprinkler designs, emergency blast panels etc.
  • Benchmarking and tracking site compliance on Loss Prevention and Fire Safety with insurance requirements, legislative requirements, and industry best practice.
  • Conducting optimisation studies and engineering reports on loss prevention systems for existing process equipment and buildings.
  • User representative and engineering support for Site Security and Emergency Response projects.
  • Work with engineering functions to generate technical reports to propose solutions to identified loss prevention issues.
  • Support Building Safety Systems approvals for new facilities.
  • Facilitating audits conducted by site insurers and assist with EPA audits.
  • Ensuring compliance with Seveso requirements (Seveso upper tier site).
  • Coordinate emergency response plans with the external emergency services (HSE, An Garda Síochána, Fire Service, Ambulance service) and internal site emergency response team.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree qualification in Process/Chemical engineering (or equivalent).
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in engineering design, e.g. working on PFDs, P&IDs, equipment specification / sizing.
  • Site experience is an advantage.
  • Ability to locate and apply Irish and European standards and legislation.
  • Experience in process safety engineering and process safety management.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication & leadership skills essential.
  • Prior client-facing experience is an advantage.

To apply for this job email your details to patricia.arrue-elorza@tandempm.ie.