Senior Process Engineer

February 8, 2024

About this opportunity

The site is undergoing a business transformation aimed at enhancing efficiency and streamlining operations for optimal performance, and we are looking for passionate, mission-driven people like you who want to make a real difference in people’s lives.

Our client is looking to recruit a Senior Process Engineer to join their Technology Department. This exciting role provides opportunities to work in a multi-discipline team supporting our large scale fine chemical manufacturing units within an upper tier COMAHH site.  The main focus of this role will be on process optimisation, troubleshooting and product changeovers as well as identification and delivery of capital improvement projects, from initial feasibility studies right through to commissioning.

Critical Knowledge and Experience

  • Demonstrable track record from a chemical production environment (e.g. specialty, pharma, petrochemical) in a similar role.
  • Good working knowledge of HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) standards, which may typically include Risk Assessment (HAZOP/HAZAN), SIL/SIS, LOPA, ATEX and DSEAR
  • Have good experience of process engineering design principles.
  • Have a high standard of analytical thinking to break down problems and analyse data.
  • Be self-motivated and proactive; and be able to communicate clearly and well across different work levels and disciplines with the organisation.


  • Master’s degree level in Chemical or Process Engineering.
  • Chartered Member of IChemE is very desirable.
  • Confidence using relevant IT such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, Visio.

What our client offers:

  • Full time permanent role based in Seal Sands, Stockton-on-Tees, UK.
  • Company’s pension scheme with up 9% match contribution.
  • 28 days annual leave plus bank holiday.
  • Mon – Fri Days (40 hours).
  • Options for hybrid / flexible working.
  • Additional benefits including Salary Sacrifice schemes offering, healthcare, bikes etc.

Each day, the products and services provided by our client positively influence the lives of millions of people. We strongly hold the belief that the success of a chemical company extends beyond mere business growth; it involves actively contributing to society and the environment. Our client is dedicated to being a responsible corporate citizen, upholding the highest industry standards. Their commitment to safety, health, environment, quality, and compliance underscores their values and priorities.

Contact Name
Kieran Lightfoot
Employment Type
AM Recruitment
View profile
Company size
50-100 employees
Founded in
01642 551 883 01642 551**** Show

Related Jobs

Other similar jobs that might interest you