Chemical Process Engineer

Posted 30/04/2024 by DATS Recruitment Ltd

Ellesmere Port Town, Cheshire West and Chester
£50,000 - £70,000/annum Pension flexitime , Hybrid

Process Engineer

Chemical  Engineer 

We have a really exciting  career opportunity  for potentially  two Process Engineer / Chemical  Engineer office based at near Ellesmere Port .

It is a chance to make a difference working towards a carbon neutral future.

Hybrid working 2 days from home. 

The role will support the provision of process design and analysis deliverables to projects and discrete work packages, with respect to Core Process Technology(CPT) and  in line with the Customer’s Functional Requirements and delivered to an agreed standards and schedule.

The role is in a very security sensitive area of the nuclear industry  and there is a requirement to have or able to achieve SC level security clearance which can take for a UK passport ( No Dual Nationality) holder 3-4 months.

There is a requirement to travel to European suppliers and other client sites.

Our client will be very interested in candidates who are looking to progress their careers with 3 years + post graduate experience.  

Carry out all duties to the highest standards of health, safety and environmental requirements
Production of high quality written technical reports and specifications 
Ability to provide technical solutions to resolve technical problems/ queries, providing design substantiation, design basis and underpinning calculations
Ability to promote/communicate design solutions to external and internal customers
Analyse plant process, commissioning and test data and establish validated plant equipment performance models; utilise these models to define / predict process system and process equipment performance
Develop and maintain specialist knowledge 
Ability to review Boolean Logic Specifications or equivalent in terms of process system design requirements
Provide technical support to design reviews, ISA/HAZOP meetings 
Capability to develop project proposals including schedule and cost forecasts
Ability to manage project deliverables and provide clear status reporting to internal and external stakeholders

A good quality degree or equivalent in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering. 2:1 or 1st.
Experience of working within design and simulation in any large process industry ( eg chemical or oil/gas) or nuclear. 
Knowledge of process modelling and simulation using tools including Matlab and Simulink
Experience in the field of Process or Chemical Engineering design


An industry competitive salary and a package that offers attractive benefits including:
Company performance bonus ( approx £3K / annum )
25 days holiday rising to 28 days after 6 years’ service.
All statutory Bank Holidays.
Optional Working from home up to 2 days per week (subject to security and business need)
One additional day-off every 4 weeks
Generous flexi-time
Flexi day-off once per month subject to accumulated working hours
Company Sick Pay
Defined contribution pension scheme

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