Chemical Engineer - Stoke on Trent

Recruiter
CK GROUP
Location
Hilderstone
Salary
£20,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Alex Tosney is recruiting for a Chemical Engineer to join a chemicals manufacturer on their top tier COMAH manufacturing plant near Stoke on Trent. This is an excellent opportunity for a Chemical Engineer to join a company who strive to develop their staff from within on a permanent basis.

The salary on offer for this position is between £20,000pa and £26,000pa depending on experience.

The primary function of the Chemical Engineer position will be to complete a variety of Chemical Engineering related tasks, including the weekly site checks, simple routine maintenance procedures and training in order to take on new responsibilities and roles within the company.

Further responsibilities will include:
- Produce technical diagrams such as P&ID drawings and flow system diagrams.
- Perform administrative functions such as reviewing and writing reports
- Contribute a Site development plan and maintenance program to support manufacturing operations and business functions.
- Coordinate and direct projects, making detailed plans to accomplish goals and directing the integration of technical activities.
- Complete routine activities such as site checks & simple maintenance procedures, of which the list is to increase with respect to experience and training.
- Assist in identifying and then develop and implement engineering and technical solutions, arising from:
-HAZOP studies
-LOPA studies
-Continuous Improvements
-Regulatory Compliance

- Assist in process development and the delivery of proposals in design, equipment selection and procurement, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance.
- Ensure all work done is compliant to the relevant legal and regulatory level.
The Chemical Engineer should have the following skills and experience:
- Chemical Engineer or equivalent qualification.
- Recent graduate or up to 5 years' experience in a similar role in a chemical production environment.
- Knowledge of HAZOP studies
- Familiar with and able to produce P&ID drawings
- Strong focus on Health, Safety, Environment and Compliance.
- Familiar with energy saving initiatives and sustainability concepts.
- Good understanding of current GMP.
- Experience of ideally, COMAH top tier, site operation and reporting requirements.

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference ENG39698 in all correspondence.