S&ME, Inc.
  • 24-Jan-2020 to 31-Mar-2020 (EST)
  • 2440-DECATUR
  • Decatur, AL, USA
  • Full Time

S&ME is proud to offer high quality, affordable, comprehensive financial and wellness benefits. The package includes a 401 (k) retirement plan; an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP); medical, dental, life and disability insurance; a full suite of voluntary products; a Flexible Spending Account and an Employee Assistance Program; and paid holiday, vacation and sick time. We also provide employees with an opportunity to further their professional growth through certification training and our Credential Incentive Program.

Position:  PSM/Safety Engineer

Requisition Number:  2020-2440-04



S&ME is an employee-owned engineering firm that provides civil, geotechnical, environmental, planning, landscape architecture, survey and construction services. Consistently ranked in the top 100 of ENR's Top 500 Design Firms, our markets are diverse and include transportation, energy, water/wastewater, commercial development, industry, healthcare, education and government. We recruit top talent and are currently seeking a PSM/Safety Engineer to join our team in Decatur, Alabama.



The position is for a full-time, entry level professional and requires a degree in Chemical Engineering.  Another technical degree such as physics or chemistry may be acceptable with related experience in the chemical industry. The successful candidate will utilize their knowledge and skills working alongside process engineers to assist clients with identifying process safety hazards and developing/implementing controls.




  • Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering;
  • Prior experience with PSM/Safety in the Chemical Industry is considered a plus;
  • The ability to analyze the technical aspects of chemical process hazards such as explosions, fires, overpressure scenarios, corrosion, dispersion of chemicals in a leak scenario, etc.; 
  • The ability to become familiar with process safety methods published by organizations such as AICHE's Center for Chemical Process Safety; 
  • The ability to learn the specific hazards of chemicals used by specific Clients in their operations and how to control them;
  • The ability to analyze the technical aspects of hazards other than chemicals such as motion, radiation, electrocution/shock, gravity/slip/trip/fall, heat/cold, biological, and pressure;
  • The ability to develop and implement process modifications through all steps including concept, approval of funds, detailed design, multiple bid analysis, construction, and start-up;
  • The ability to learn and comply with government regulatory requirements;
  • The ability to use published recommended practices, codes, and guidelines to help control hazards.



Qualified candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong work ethic, possess the ability to work as a team player, and the ability to work across Japanese-American cultural lines. 



This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidate must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided.  S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search.  S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.



No candidate/recruiter calls, personal calls or walk-ins accepted.



An Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

S&ME, Inc.
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