Safety & PSM Specialist in Midland, TX at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 5/27/2019

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Job Description


The Safety and PSM Specialist is an experienced personal and process safety professional that provides support (corporate or site operations).  The successful candidate will provide technical personal and process safety guidance on a variety of issues that will require good public speaking, writing and computer skills.  Travel should be less than 40%.

What You Will Be Responsible For: 

  • Works with the Safety & PSM team, Operations, and other support groups to implement the personal and process safety programs. 
  • Serves as the personal and process safety technical professional within the operating region on state and federal worker safety and PSM regulations providing compliance guidance.  Must be highly knowledgeable in OSHA 29 CFR 1910 requirements for midstream operations as well as relevant OSHA interpretations and guidance.
  • Oversees and supports company health and safety policy and procedure implementation within the operating region including life critical tasks to include but is not limited to hot work, lock/tag/try and confined space entry and other safe work practices.
  • Provides regional safety oversight to the PSM/RMP policies and program (PHA, MOC, PSSR, contractor management and safe work practices).
  • Monitors the operating region’s vehicle safety performance and coordinates vehicle accident prevention activities.
  • Oversees the development and maintenance of process safety information within the operating region.
  • Oversees and supports the process hazard analysis (PHA) process including the facility siting review program.
  • Oversees and supports the management of change (MOC) program.
  • Manages and leads incident investigations as needed ensuring root causes are identified.
  • Monitors adequacy and closure of corrective action plans related to incident investigations, audits, PHA recommendations, MOC action plans, agency inspections, etc.
  • Develops, coordinates, and conducts required health, safety and PSM training.
  • Provides technical support during asset Safety/PSM audits and serves as an audit team member/leader on region and corporate audits.
  • Coordinates industrial hygiene efforts for respective assets.
  • Provides support to engineering in improving their safety competency and skillsets. 
  • Supports the Safety/PSM manager during sequential and region safety meetings; monitors data trends and statistics to support regional goals and objectives. 


  • Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering, Safety or similar technical degree with a minimum of ten years in industrial health, safety and process safety management experience in the oil and gas industry is preferred.
  • Candidates without a degree must have a minimum of ten years industrial safety, health, and PSM experience in the oil and gas industry to be considered.
  • Certifications such as ASP, CSP, PSP, PE, etc. are preferred.
  • Ability to walk on uneven surfaces, climb stairs and ladders, stand for long periods conducting training, sit for long periods, type at least 40 words per minute, clear oral communication in small and large group settings.

It has been, and will continue to be, the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.

Primary Location:  US-TX-Midland
Job:  Operations / Full-time
Job Posting:  Apr 27, 2019, 1:00:00 AM