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Process development engineer

  • Location:

    Kallo (Kieldrecht), Belgium

  • Contact:

    Morgane Tordeur

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact phone:

    015445856

  • Industry:

    (Petro)Chemistry

  • Contact email:

    morgane_tordeur@oxfordcorp.com

Our client is an international chemical company, located in Antwerp Linkeroever. We are looking for a Process Development engineer for a 2-year project

 

Job description

The process development engineer, spending his time on separation process and purification within R&D/Innovation together with the process engineer. You will report to Innovation Technical Manager.The general goal of this project is the development of a separation process for implementation on industrial scale for the purification of different kinds of new monomers, resin, and intermediates with improved product properties and potential for innovative new applications.

 

Responsibilities

  • Optimize the operational variables of the separation equipment to maximize product’s purity.
  • Mapping and analyzing the processes by examining the production parameters with the input of the team
  • Developing methods to improve and optimize the quality and output.
  • Contributing to develop new products in close collaboration with the team.
  • Running the pilot installation for purification processes.
  • Analyzing the products produced with this installation.

 

Requirements

  • You have recently graduated or are about to graduate as MsC in Chemical Engineering.
  • You are greatly interested in the techniques of a production environment and in Innovation Excellence.
  • You have a dynamic personality, are result-driven and systematically want to optimize and create novelties.
  • Flexibility is required as trials with this installation will be 12h day shifts and 8h day in case trial is not running.
  • Other required profiles are the following.
  • Hands on person
  • Team player
  • High standard for 5S
  • Knowledge of basic office software.
  • Statistical analysis knowledge is desired
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills English.

 

Benefits

  • International working environment in a global chemical company striving for long term sustainability.
  • Diverse global teams, valuing strengths, skills and perspectives of each individual.
  • Strong focus on product development and creativity as drivers to deliver value in terms of products and services.
  • Attractive remuneration package.