Senior Process Engineer


About this job

  • Market: Industry
  • Industry: High Tech
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Noord Brabant

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 24 March 2023

About this role: Senior Process Engineer

Are you willing to make a difference and contribute in creating a better world for future generations? Keep on reading, this position may be the perfect match for you!

As a senior Process Engineer you deal with the following tasks:

  • Independently performing more complex, project-related calculations such as heat exchangers, filter vessels, crackers, distillation units and heat balances for complete process installations;
  • Setting up, managing, checking and adjusting technical calculation programs;
  • Drafting PFD’s, heat & material balances, P&ID’s, processdescriptions, control narratives and instruction manuals;
  • Carrying out project-related engineeringactivities in consultation with the projectteam, including performing riskanalyses in the designphase and analysing, interpreting and monitoring the quality of the projectinformation provided during the project (also providing professional guidance to colleagues in the field of process technology);
  • Solve specific technical problems during the project, in collaboration with the Design Leader;
  • Check P&ID’s, drawings, calculations and other engineeringoutput made by colleagues or third parties;
  • Analysing and advising on fielddata from the PTC-installations: data-analysis for validation modeling;
  • Makes competitive analyzes for the benefit of BlueAlp's market position;
  • Initiating, coordinating and executing R&D-activities and implementing new developments for PTC-installations;
  • Initiate and detect IP-sensitive information, participate in the protection of BlueAlp's IP (patents);
  • Supervising (jr.) Process Engineers and trainees/graduating students;
  • Advising the Licensing team on customer related questions (second line);
  • Incidentally: jointly responsible for the proces on site: supervising, maintaining and optimizing the installation and contributing to the development and implementation of technical improvements;
  • Occasional international travelling if needed (few times a year).


What do you bring?

  • University / bacherlor degree, in process or chemical technology, chemistry, physics;
  • Minimal 10 years relevant work experience;
  • Experience in designing technical devices or installations;
  • Experience in data-analysis, process modeling, fluid dynamics, environment and/or waste is a plus;
  • Familiarity with applied computer software and drawing programs (Aspen, HTRI);
  • Professional knowledge of the English language.


Despite working on our client's site, you will become a Brunel specialist.As a specialist in Engineering, your knowledge and future experience is very valuable. We help you increase this knowledge and experience through our community. Are you missing certain knowledge or skills? Then we will supplement this with (specialist) courses.
Our network is large and the opportunities for you as a specialist are transparent. So we ensure the best-fit assignment, by offering you the right guidance and the best-fit assignment. At Brunel, we work together on the basis of trust. Next to that, we offer:

  • An appropriate salary;
  • A job that really matters;
  • Very many career opportunities;
  • A nice, appropriate workplace;
  • Challenging and varied work.

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Our clients mission is to create a better world for future generations by making plastic truly circular. Their patented technology converts plastic waste into valuable raw material for the chemical industry. Their technology helps to solve the plastic waste problem and can play a crucial role in decarbonizing the chemical sector.

Our client is well positioned to tap into this market with their proven technology and recent strategic partnership with Shell. The technology has been successfully demonstrated in a pilot plant (2014) and recently on a commercial scale (2020). In the summer of 2021, Shell joined as a strategic investor and partner with a significant commitment to future factory licensing and a joint technology development program. They are currently building the first factories for Shell and finalizing agreements with other major chemical companies. To realize these growth opportunities, they are looking for a Senior Process Engineer who can help realize the transformation.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Nils Bruijns is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Nils Bruijns
Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven
+31 6 13 53 07 70