What’s the role?
The Shell Energy and Chemicals Park Rotterdam is a great place to work with many learning and development opportunities for employees who are looking for deepening and broadening their professional- as well as their leadership skills in a complex and diverse organization.
We expect our site to undergo a radical transformation in the decades ahead as we facilitate the energy transition and work towards net zero CO2 emission. Shell energy & chemical Park Rotterdam has developed a strategy and plans for a drastic reduction of emissions and the first world scale projects are already being built.
In order to thrive and accelerate this transition we are looking for enthusiastic and capable professionals who are looking to make their mark. We are paying for these projects with the profits of today, which make it imperative that our existing refinery operates safely, reliably, and efficiently. The scale of our ambition means that the technology department is looking for Process Engineers and Process Technologists at all levels.
A career in Technology and Process Engineering at the Shell Energy & Chemical Park Rotterdam places you at the centre of where the energy transition is taking place and is guaranteed to be both challenging and rewarding, providing ample opportunities for professional growth as you build your career.
Process Engineers (and Process Technologists) work closely with operations, inspection, economics & scheduling, Engineering disciplines & Contractors, and the project organization. They perform key roles in providing support for the production units through daily optimization & troubleshootingor giving assurance on the Management of Change process, process safety evaluations or developing and implementing projects. From billion dollar projects to set point adjustments of cut points our Process Engineers and Technologists provide a guiding hand to a vast array of activities taking place on and off site. Investments in all categories are being developed by process engineering professionals to improve the safety, environmental performance, reliability, and profitability of the Shell energy & Chemicals Park Rotterdam.
The Technology department comprises approximately 80 Shell staff across several different teams, the majority of which have a process engineering background. The teams are separated into 3 Process Technology teams supporting day to day operations of the Refining and chemical units, 3 Process Engineering teams supporting longer term project development and change assurance for the same units. A dedicated process safety team, a Utilities, Energy & CO2 team and a Business Opportunity Team. Many of our process engineers move on within the site to roles in operations or economics departments or further within Shell after rotating through a number of Technology/Process engineering functions.
The process engineering roles broadly consists of the following three categories:
What we need from you
Prior manufacturing experience is a benefit along with process engineering experience and experience with the development of projects. You are expected to:
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