Process Engineer

Job Title: Process Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: + Excellent Benefits
Start Date: 2018-03-12
Reference: 77215
Contact Name: Shay McIntosh
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 10, 2018 09:23

Job Description

Process Engineer - Newcastle - Pharmaceuticals 

My client is currently searching for a Process Engineer to join their expanding team. Over the past 3 years my client has seen significant investment. Profits have nearly doubled and now they are investing over £15m capital projects of which over £6m will be in new manufacturing lines. Your process design experience will be crucial to the development of the site.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company where your experience can make a real impact.

As a Process Engineer you will;
  • Have an excellent understanding and experience working to cGMP regulations.
  • Have excellent knowledge of unit operations and equipment, specifically reaction mixing, crystallisation, heat transfer, distillation, filtration and drying.
  • Design new processes to improve the running of the site.
  • Support the manufacturing teams with troubleshooting problems, as well as supporting project and instrument engineers during installation activities.
  • Prepare environmental impact assessments.
  • Define material handling strategies in line with COSHH.
  • Conduct HAZOP studies as a Team Member or HAZOP Study Leader
  • Ensure compliance with COMAH

To qualify for the role of Process Engineer you will need to/have;
  • Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • 3-6 Years post graduate experience in a highly regulated sector e.g. Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals, Biopharmaceuticals, Food