Senior Process Engineer

Our client uses pride and passion for designing award-winning, safe and sustainable solutions, they deliver inspiring environments for tomorrow’s world – in the aviation, defence, life sciences and industry, nuclear, power, public, and rail sectors.

Location: Motherwell
Sector: Power and Utilities
Job Type: Contract
Remuneration: £45 Per Hour
Expiry Date: 02/09/2022
Duration: 12 Months
Start Date: 02/09/2022

Person Specification

  • Experience in one, or more, of the following process and manufacturing environments:
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biotech
  • Nuclear
  • Chemical
  • Manufacturing
  • Experience of highly regulated manufacturing environments (GMP, COMAH, Nuclear licensed)
  • Experience of secondary pharmaceuticals sector

Job Role & Responsibilities

  • To complete the Process Design, working independently, as a team member
  • To complete design deliverables required for the various project stages: Business Analysis, Optioneering, Feasibility, Concept, Front End, Detailed design, Construction, Commissioning, Validation, Process Optimisation and Decommissioning
  • Carry out process design work for process and utilities, including:-
  • Design concept and layout development,
  • Process descriptions
  • Basis of Design
  • Preparation of material balances
  • Process & Business modelling
  • Preparation of process flow diagrams & piping and instrumentation diagrams (PFD, P&ID) and schedules
  • Preparation of equipment list and process equipment data sheets/specifications,
  • Fluids list and materials selection
  • GMP review
  • Process hazard studies (inc. HAZOP, LOPA), Hazardous Area assessment and design safety reviews
  • Detail process design calculation (equipment & line sizing, pressure drop etc)
  • Pressure relief design
  • Preparation and execution of validation documentation
  • Obtaining quotations for equipment
  • Technical Bid Analysis of equipment quotations
  • Package and vendor management including review of vendor documentation
  • Assist in plant layout development


  • Degree in Chemical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Member of IChemE (Chartered)


  • Outside IR35
  • 12 Month Contract

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