Chemical Process Engineer - Renewable Energy

Chemical Process Engineer - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Chemical Process Engineer - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Woking, Surrey
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 10306CM_1487859662
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 23, 2017 14:21

Job Description

Chemical Process Engineer - Renewable Energy

£35,000 - £45,000


We are currently seeking to recruit a Graduate Chemical Engineer / Production Engineer / Process Engineer, to assist in monitoring & overseeing plant performance, production & process improvement projects. Our client is a leading organisation within the renewable energy industry, with the opportunity for an experienced Graduate Chemical Process Engineer to join their team based in offices near Guildford.

As a Process Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting in plant commissioning/trials
  • Developing extensive & detailed knowledge of process, biology & maintenance to assist in problem solving
  • Generating process documentation, SOPs, engineering standards, technical specifications, etc.
  • Process improvements (identifying & assisting in improvement projects)
  • Supporting the Operations Manager
  • Supporting work flow on multiple sites
  • Other duties include Environmental Compliance and contribution to Capital & Project Management

To be considered for this position, you must be degree qualified (Chemical or Process Engineering) with at least 5 years' experience within a relevant industry (biogas, chemical, petrochemical, brewing, oil & gas). You should have experience of continuous improvement methods, problem solving techniques, and process hazard analysis techniques incl. HAZOP. Having a IOSH/NEBOSH certificate would be advantageous.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an expanding company within the Renewable Energy industry.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive salary in the range of £35,000 - £45,000, plus company benefits including holidays, pension, healthcare, etc. This position is based in offices near Guildford, however travel to production sites will be required (expenses paid). A full UK driving licence is essential.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.