12 Jul, 2021

Senior Specialist Process Engineer

  • NES Fircroft
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
Process Engineer Energy, Renewables & Nuclear

Job Description

Do you believe technology is key to solve the climate change challenge?

Company Overview

Aker Carbon Capture is a dedicated carbon capture technology company that offers a reliable, field-proven and HSE-friendly way of removing emissions from industrial sources. Our patented solutions serve a range of industries with carbon emissions, including cement, waste-to-energy, refineries and steel. Through our portfolio of projects across Europe, we strive to mitigate the environmental cost of industrial activity for a brighter, more sustainable future.

Our market potential grows every day, as a rising number of customers look to CCS and our company to solve their emissions challenges. Aker Carbon Capture’s project portfolio ranges from concept studies to large EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) projects. We now have more than a dozen ongoing projects in various phases of development. and we are ready for our biggest challenge yet: delivering the carbon capture plant at the Norcem cement plant in Brevik, Norway. This will be the world's first CO2-capture facility at a cement plant.

We are now looking to strengthen our team even further by hiring three Senior Specialist/Process Engineers who will be working in our soon to be established office in Copenhagen, Denmark.

We look forward to receiving your application, CV and diplomas as soon as possible, as we will be conducting interviews on a continuous basis, with a hope that candidates could start as soon as possible.


The Role
As our Senior Specialist/Process Engineer, you will:

  • be responsible for developing solutions for carbon capture, heat integration and CO2 handling
  • ensure technical specifications and procedures associated with carbon capture process, heat integration and CO2 handling have the necessary quality in projects and products
  • establish documents (PFD, P&ID, heat and mass balances, data sheets, etc) to ensure correct implementation of carbon capture process, heat integration and CO2 handling in studies and execution projects
  • co-operate with customers as part of business development and project execution
  • identify and assess patentable inventions related to ACC technology


Who are you?

You have:

  • PhD/Masters degree in Process Engineering, Chemical Engineering (or similar) with 5-10 years’ experience 
  • knowledge and experience from process simulations
  • knowledge of carbon capture handling, including CO2 compression, utilization and storage
  • knowledge of steam turbines and steam systems is considered an advantage
  • experience from land-based industry such as chemical processing
  • experience in use of process simulations tools (e.g. HYSYS, Unisim)
  • strong theoretical thermodynamic understanding
  • understanding of technology development and qualification

You are:

  • self-reliant and motivated, with a passion for environmental projects
  • flexible regarding work tasks and possible practical field work, as required
  • systematic
  • fluent in written and spoken English


Why Aker Carbon Capture?

  • Aker Carbon Capture represents a possibility to take an active role in the industrial energy transition. We believe carbon capture is essential to reach the goals of the Paris Agreement. The role is important in supporting Aker Carbon Capture to help the industry meet its carbon capture obligations
  • As our colleague, you will be given opportunities and responsibility to develop with our company. We can offer a dynamic and challenging environment in a growing ESG company


Contact Information:
For further information please contact:

Julie Wannebo, Senior Recruiter / Account Manager, NES Advantage, Tel: +47 41 10 67 89

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.


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