Senior Process Engineer

Sinfin, Derby
£50k - 58k per year + Company Pension
12 Feb 2019
Job role
Process Engineer
Chemicals, Engineering
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Process Engineer


£50,000 – £58,000

I'm looking for a Process Enigneer who wants to help a business drive an innovative new process through design, commissioning and roll out internationally. This is a challenging and stimulating role with a rapidly growing business and I want to speak to Process and Senior Process Engineers who are dynamic and want to help a company achieve great things!

The Company

I am working exclusively with a highly technical and interesting engineering business that specialise in research and development projects for waste to energy and alternative fuel type projects. The business has fantastic financial backing to develop their technology which is utilised in the biomass, chemical, petrochemical or plastics industries. The business is expanding rapidly as they finalise their process and now need to recruit a Senior Process Engineer who will be pivotal to the future success and growth of the business.

You will be responsible for carrying out all process calculations alongside identifying and improving the performance of the system and then leading the process through commissioning and optimisation. This role is ideal for somebody who is looking to work with brand new technology which could really make a huge impact on the worlds carbon footprint.

If you have previous experience working in process design or the optimisation of various processes within industries such as oil & gas, chemical, petrochemical, plastics etc. and are looking for a fantastic challenge and autonomous role, please apply now for immediate consideration!

The Role

The role of Senior Process Engineer will involve:

The Senior Process Engineer’s role will be to identify how the improves the optimisation and optimises the process they are using fo rproduct manufacture. Once the business has perfected the process they will sell the process to other businesses and support in the roll out.

Your position will involve:

  • Reviewing the P&ID’s for the plant.
  • Breaking down the current processes from material intake to final production.
  • Identify the performance of each part of the process and the capability of the various machinery.
  • Establish solutions to improve the performance for the processes which are not as efficient.
  • Carrying out heat and mass balance calculations for the process flow.
  • Example improvements could be new material handling equipment to move material throughout the plant better, removing parts of pipework, replacing heat exchangers or reviewing and optimising oven processes.
  • Specifying the equipment needed for plant upgrades
  • Training operators on new processes.

The Person

I am looking for a Senior Process Engineer with:

  • An engineering degree e.g. chemical engineering, mechanical engineering

  • Process design or process optimisation experience.

  • A passion for seeing process design through to commissioning.

  • To have a desire to work with new and exciting technologies.

The Benefits

  • Extremely interesting role working with and developing brand new technology

  • Excellent starting salary

  • Autonomous role which you can really make your own

  • Opportunity progress as the technology grows

The business is looking to fill the role immediately so apply now for a speedy response.

Please contact Marie Joel (Talent Sourcing Specialist) on or email alternatively click the ‘apply’ button below

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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