Process Engineer

Glasgow City (GB)
£32,000 - £36,000
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Job role
Process Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

About Our Client

My client is an international leading global chemical / materials company with multiple sites across the US & Europe. They are currently looking for an experienced Process Engineer for their site on the outskirts of Glasgow.

The successful candidate will be responsible for development and maintenance of the relevant PCS documents, AEMS management and SPCN process.

He/she will ensure delivery of product quality in a safe, timely and cost effective manner. In addition, the successful candidate will work on continuous improvement projects related to product, process and plant capability delivering a financial benefit to the business.

Job Description

The successful Process Engineer will possess the following responsibilities:

  • Takes responsibility for contributing both individually & to the team performance by contributing to the following site performance metrics: OQ (off-quality material); FPQ (targeted quality product); PSM (process safety events); Safety (injury or significant near miss of self or others); Permit compliance (breach of operating license)
  • Develops extensive and detailed knowledge of products, processes, production and evaluation methods to assist in solving problems throughout the technical and production areas
  • Takes ownership of PCS process (AEMS, Control plans, SPC), supports plant in the technical development and maintenance of the AEMS IT infrastructure
  • Takes ownership for maintaining relevant PCS documents (AEMS management) and SPCN process for CMC
  • Takes ownership for continuous improvement initiatives with the Technology Manager on a regular basis and ensures actions are followed up closed out/completed
  • Takes ownership for monitoring key performance metrics to achieve First Pass Quality
  • Takes ownership for the resolution and eradication of product quality issues by developing internal corrective and preventative actions
  • Supports the quality management system with the investigation of external customer complaints and internal non-conformances to ensure effective root cause determination
  • Supports the MOC process to ensure communication of any MOC issues that have impact on the quality of the product
  • Takes ownership of CAPITAL projects, completing within scope and on budget

The Successful Applicant

  • B.Sc. Degree - Science/Engineering
  • Excellent critical thinking, communication and IT skills
  • Sound understanding and application of statistical methodologies and analytical tools and techniques
  • Good project planning, management and execution skills
  • Flexible and responsive
  • Maintains social, ethical and organisational norms in conducting internal and external business activities
  • Team player and builds good working relationships
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Strives for continuous improvement
  • Consolidated and demonstrable experience in chemical process (preferably continuous) in related industry
  • Experience in applying quality and statistical tools to improve manufacturing performance

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary & Additional Benefits


Craig Hamilton

Quote job ref: 13813665