Graduate Process Engineer

Location
Staffordshire (GB)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Jan 2017
Closes
01 Feb 2017
Job role
Process Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Apollo is the UK's largest privately-owned liquid adhesive, sealant, coating & primer manufacturer. We supply high-performance products worldwide across a range of industrial, construction, roofing and end-user markets. Supply is direct and via distributors, under Apollo and private-label brands. Established 1972 in Tamworth, customers recognise Apollo for our technical expertise, service and eagerness to build mutually beneficial long-term partnerships. Our dedication to both relationship-building and constant innovation allows us to develop the products and services you need to thrive in a constantly evolving market place. Job Description The Process Engineer role will involve a diverse range of functions, from detailed design and installation of production facilities, through to the supervision of 3rd party contractors. You will be reporting directly to the Process Engineering and Facilities Manager whilst working within a team consisting of four Maintenance Engineers, two Facilities Personnel and one Supervisor. Duties and Responsibilities Working closely with on-site process engineers, maintenance engineers and the compliance team to ensure the process plant is set up to provide maximum output levels and efficient running of the production facilityDesigning plant and equipment configuration so that they can be readily adapted to suit the product range and the process technologies involved, taking environmental and economic aspects into accountAssessing options for plant expansion or reconfiguration Designing, installing and commissioning a new production plant, including monitoring developments and troubleshootingApplying new technologiesInvolvement in HAZOP teams, RAM's, PUWER, DSEAR risk assessments along with other safety study processes to maintain and improve plant safetyImproving and developing procedures for safe plant operationsAssisting in the development and on-going improvements of our TPM systemLiaise with 3rd party contractors and specialists The Individual We are looking for a graduate in Chemical Engineering. You will have strong communication skills both verbal and written. You will also be: Enthusiastic & personableA strong rapport-builderHard workingResilientIntuitiveInquisitiveAn idea generatorFlexibleCommitted to Apollo Chemicals' core values: Care, Safety and Trust. Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants. All applications will be processed through Discovery. We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews. In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.