Staff Process Safety Engineer

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Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

501-1,000 employees

Recycles batteries for sustainable supply chain



McCarran, NV, USA

Required Skills
Autodesk CFD
  • Minimum of B.S. in Process/Chemical Engineering or equivalent with 5-7+ years of experience in industry
  • Experience working with multi-disciplinary teams within Architectural/Engineering/ Process Engineering functions to identify and implement PSM engineering requirements
  • Full understanding of core engineering disciplines and ability to demonstrate skills to manage and facilitate engineering resources
  • Experience designing manufacturing facilities, Chemical Process, Battery, Oil & Gas, or Semiconductor
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills with the ability to understand complex problems and distill the message into a clear plan
  • PHA/HAZOP/LOPA/What-If facilitation or technical evaluation experience highly desired
  • Functional safety understanding at a minimum and its role in LOPA (IEC 61508, IEC 61511, IEC 62061)
  • Dispersion analysis, flammability analysis, consequence modeling, combustible dust hazards, reactive hazard analyses
  • Leads factory engineering technical deep dives & options analysis & risk assessments for green field and brown field engineering projects.
  • Gathers and develops a deep understanding of stakeholder requirements needed to identify potential hazards and operability issues in early factory development and process design.
  • Defines & effectively communicates factory design safety & hazard prioritization for internal and external factory engineering team
  • Drives scoping & implementation of engineering safety/ hazard mitigation design strategies
  • Owns execution of high-quality risk assessments & risk management deliverables
  • Facilitate risk assessments and work with external consultants/ partners as needed to conduct risks assessments such as HAZOP, What-IF, PHA, and other risk assessment methods
  • Lead efforts for modeling scenarios and working with external consultants/ partners as needed to conduct modeling such as CFD, FDS, PHAST, Canary, iPRISM, ALOHA, and other risk modeling tools
  • Leads follow-through reviews/ coordination to ensure identified risks & mitigation efforts have been included in engineering design
  • Supports technical studies such as feasibility and value engineering exercises related to safety & risk management
  • Assist in Hazardous Chemical management program as required
  • Provide oversight and conduct audits for Pre-Startup Safety Reviews (PSSR)
  • Provide mentoring and training for site personnel on Process Safety
  • Participate in teams responsible to implement new products and processes
  • Maintains knowledge of Redwood’s company values and strategic plan.
  • Support published corporate policies.

Redwood Materials is developing a closed-loop, domestic supply chain for lithium-ion batteries, focusing on engineering sustainability by transforming the battery supply chain and offering large-scale sources of domestic anode and cathode materials produced from an increasing number of recycled batteries. The company's main technologies involve manufacturing critical components using recycled batteries to localize the global supply chain on a single site.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



Carson City, Nevada



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