29 Mar, 2021

Senior Process Engineer

  • Johnson Matthey
  • Teeside, UK
Process Engineer Energy, Renewables & Nuclear

Job Description

Role: At Johnson Matthey (JM) we are recruiting for a Senior Process Engineer to provide engineering support in order to develop industry leading technology and catalysts; support proposal and basic engineering activities; support client training and commissioning activities; improve design methods and investigate plant performance issues. The successful applicant will work within Catalyst Technologies. This role would be part of the LCH ( Low Carbon Hydrogen ) Blue Hydrogen / team which is part of JM’s Technologies to enable the energy transition to cleaner energy providing zero / low emission for the future.

What does Catalyst Technologies do?

Our business serves the oil, gas, commodity chemicals, petrochemicals, and fine chemicals industries. We pride ourselves on our technical expertise and the relationships we foster with our customers are built from the appreciation of the knowledge base we can bring to support their business.

Key responsibilities 

  • Execute and Lead process engineering design activities, following JM standards and procedures to schedule and budget as advised by the Lead Engineer / Technology Manager / Project Manager

  • Develop and take responsibility for the accuracy of detailed calculations, process engineering datasheets and drawings to specify the process engineering requirements of our technologies

  • Develop new process technology working closely with the Engineering teams and R&D group.

  • Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your fields of expertise

  • Demonstrate, provide and develop appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues

  • Support internal development and continuous improvement activity as required

  • Take a proactive approach to personal & professional development

  • Ensure JM health, safety, environmental and quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work

  • Identify department/business improvement opportunities to enhance the departmental offering.

  • Give quality and competitive technical advice to customers and seek consultation as required.

  • Broaden technical and commercial understanding of JM technologies.

  • Achieve/Maintain chartered status of recognised engineered body.

Are you the ideal candidate?  You will be / have:

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering

  • Proven specific experience required in the industrial sector for the production of Syngas and more advantageous Blue Hydrogen.

  • Substantial relevant experience in project development looking beyond the core technology and integration into the total complex with a good knowledge of current power and steam systems.

  • Experience of plant operations, flowsheet development, unit operation design/specification, detailed design.

  • Proven process engineering design experience with technical safety and environmental aspects

  • Proficient in use of Engineering Software, eg Hysys, ProII, Aspen+

  • A self-motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative

  • Demonstration of customer focus and ability to respond to customer needs whilst achieving objectives


How to apply: Internal applicants should advise their line manager before applying. If you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team, please apply online or contact ukrecruit@matthey.com for more information.

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