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Senior Risk Engineer Marine and Offshore

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Date: 23-Mar-2023

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA, B3B 2C7

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:37459
Location:Halifax : 237 Brownlow Avenu  
Position Category:Technical Engineer
Position Type:Employee Regular

We are a leading international provider of classification, compliance and advisory services to the maritime sector, helping our customers design, construct and operate their assets to the highest levels of safety and performance. We are shaping the industry’s future through the development of novel and innovative technology for the next generation of assets, while continuing to deliver solutions to our customers every day.


The Lloyd’s Register Maritime Performance Services team is focused on providing our clients with trusted technical and business advice relevant to the ocean economy, including marine, offshore, and defence sectors. Employees in the LR MPS team enjoy an intellectually challenging and collegial working environment with generous benefits and a corporate culture that places a strong emphasis on individual creativity and initiative. We have flexible working arrangements which allow for a combination of in-office and at-home work.


We have an exciting opportunity for a senior risk specialist to join our team in Canada and the United States. We are open to employing individuals based in other global locations.


Your duties will include:

  • Provide advisory services at a senior engineer level in areas relating to marine and/or offshore process risk
  • Act in senior specialist capacity for delivery of risk/hazard assessment and consequence modelling services, including training junior engineers
  • Provide clear and concise communication with clients and internal/external stakeholders
  • Lead small- and large-scale proposal development for related studies
  • Manage projects in areas of specialization, delivering agreed upon project scope of work on time and on budget
  • Take responsibility for delivering on personal perforamcne goals and targets without supervision
  • Pursue Continuous Professional Development while maintaining a very high degree of discipline, knowledge, and awareness. Take ownership for own development, seeking opportunities for self-development.
  • Conduct activities in line with internal procedures, accreditation schemes, legislation, and industry standards


Key skill requirements:

  • Engineer with 10+ years’ experience working in the marine or offshore industry  
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering a range of quantitative and qualitative risk analyses to marine/offshore clients (such as: HAZID, HAZOP, QRA, SIMOPS, etc)
  • Demonstrated experience delivering consequence and system analysis studies such as gas dispersion, fire and explosion, spills, collision, and evacuation)
  • Experience performing risk-based design assessments
  • Demonstrated experience leading projects related to marine/offshore risk, including leading client-facing discussions
  • Deep understanding of relevant standards and regulations used in the marine and offshore industries that drive the requirement for risk based approaches
  • Demonstrated ability to interface with multiple stakeholders to develop solutions that address client needs for risk studies to safely support non-standard operations


You will have:

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in the English language. Proficiency in another language such as French or Spanish will be considered an asset
  • Ability to travel nationally/internationally, including meeting entry requirements for client sites
  • Driver’s license


About us:

Our purpose at Lloyd’s Register is working together for a safer world and every one of us is committed to maintaining our standards and continuing our success. That means bringing increasingly sophisticated thinking to the challenge of setting global safety standards for today and tomorrow. Help us stay out in front and your contribution will be felt, valued and rewarded by a global leader.

We care, we share, we do the right thing




Diversity and Inclusion at Lloyd's Register:


Together we are one Lloyd’s Register, committed to developing an inclusive and safe workplace that embraces and celebrates diversity. We strive to ensure that all applicants to LR experience equality of opportunity and fair treatment, because we believe it is the right thing to do. We hope you do too.


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