(Senior) Process Engineer Project

Gelsenkirchen, Germany

Posted: 27-Jul-2017

Ref#: 3892

In your capacity as (Senior) Process Engineer you contribute to significant site projects applying technical expertise and industry knowledge. You translate technical solutions and apply those to the plants to solve current problems and/or make design recommendations. Identifying problems and opportunities for improvement and development is your passion as well as delivering on innovative and creative applications, approaches and procedures that allow Operation to operate in a safely, cost efficiently and effectively manner.

It is a temporary position for a period of approximately 2,5 years 


  • The successful candidate will be responsible for a range of activities, taking account of compliance with EHSS & Regulatory regulations, including but not limited to:
  • Assess process safety in design and operating window of plants in all activities, key participant in HAZOP studies
  • Lead and teach quality and efficiency management techniques/concepts; be an active Coach
  • Advise local Senior Management on opportunities and threats, both on request and unsolicited
  • Evaluate and analyze projects, products, materials and/or processes, support root cause analysis, generate reports, perform design and engineering tasks and coordinate own activities with other engineers and operating groups
  • Scope and implement projects in coordination with manager, technology and other engineering resources to ensure timely startup and budget control
  • Identify improvement opportunities, lead improvement studies at unit level for complex problems interacting with multiple disciplines, develop business cases or plans in area of expertise overseeing total business impact
  • Identify type of risk assessment, execute risk assessment and ensures follow up and closure
  • Develop long term strategy to improve known KPI's in own discipline
  • Measure & Analyze plant performance to identify opportunities for improvement


  • Master/Bachelor Degree in Engineering discipline or Equivalent and preferably 4 to 6 years' experience in an engineering position with knowledge of the chemical production process
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • Good knowledge in problem solving techniques
  • Very good interpersonal skills with experience in establishing and maintaining relationships as well as ability of communication/presentation
  • Systematic, independent, goal-oriented and responsible working style 
  • Good knowledge of (local) requirements for operating chemical plants 
  • Fluent in German and English language (oral and written) 
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office

At SABIC, we create the conditions for our talent to flourish: fulfilling work environments, state-of-the-art technology and the empowerment you need. As a SABIC employee, you will benefit from career opportunities that are accompanied by an attractive package and benefits. You will have access to comprehensive training and development programs which are among the best in the Petrochemical industry. Furthermore you will be offered opportunities in a diversity of disciplines and locations worldwide.

Important notice: please be informed that a reference check, an employment verification and E-assessment is part of our recruitment process. A Certificate of Good Conduct can be requested depending the level of the role in our organization and/or function, allowing us to request dependent of local regulations. 
Responses from employment agencies will not be considered.

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