Senior Process Engineer to Nouryon

Full-time, PPC Bleaching Chem South America

Västra Götaland, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 24 Jan 2019


Nouryon is an industry leader within specialty chemicals and we develop our products and processes with a sustainable future in mind. We create safer and more sustainable products and processes and continuously improve the way we work. EKA Engineering is part of our Pulp and Performance organization. Our specialty is the design, installation, and maintenance of plants and equipment for producing bleaching chemicals. We take full ownership of the processes and plants to build strong and long-lasting partnerships.

We are now looking for a Senior Process Engineer based in Bohus, 10 minutes from Gothenburg by train. In the role as Senior Process Engineer you will lead and manage process design projects, and designing plants and equipment for bleaching chemical plants. You will lead the startup of the plants and also be responsible for training of the customers operations personnel. The role gives you the opportunity to work in a multicultural team with customers and stakeholders around the globe.

“We have a team spirit and solve problems together in a creative and dynamic way. If you love to travel internationally and to meet people from different cultures you will enjoy working in our team!“ Bosse Tjernberg, Sr. Process Engineer.

Main responsibilities

  • Lead and manage Process design in external and internal projects and interact with other disciplines including procurement, mechanical, piping, process control, electrical and project administration in order to find optimal solutions.
  • Process calculations och equipment design
  • Prioritize engineering work in the projects and delegate engineering design and calculations when necessary
  • Ensure that the design meets requirements by law, standard and contract by conducting design reviews.
  • Responsible for Piping and instrumentation diagram and the material & energy balances
  • Provide technical process specifications in equipment purchases
  • Provide input to plant design and technical documents in the Sales phase.
  • Participate in service visits and plant assessment

Vacancy data
Closing date
24 Jan 2019
Vacancy number
Västra Götaland
Business unit
PPC Bleaching Chem South America
Job characteristics
Job family
Hierarchy level
Full time/part time
Contract type

Job Requirements

  • M.Sc. Chemical Engineering
  • +5 years of experience from process industry

  • Good understanding of industrial production process principles
  • Good knowledge in Swedish and English, both written and spoken
  • Personal characteristics
  • Ability to travel about 50 days per year

To be successful in this position we believe that you have a strong ability to cooperate and work in a team. You need strong communication skills and enjoy meeting and collaborate with people from different cultures.

If you are interested in the position but don’t have the years of experience that is needed, please show your interest anyway if other opportunities comes along.

Why join us?

Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.

Additional information

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Manager Engineering & Support and based in Bohus. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Sean O’Keeffe, Manager Engineering & Support, +46709577513.

For information about the recruitment process, please contact Matilda Bolin, Talent Resourcing Partner, phone +46 709 57 71 34

For unions related questions please contact +46 31 58 70 00 and ask for:
Akademikerna: Emma Lundin
IF Metall: Dennis Ljunggren
Unionen: Heléne Rosenlund

If you have any general questions or need assistance please contact:

We look forward to your application!

More about the business

Nouryon has about 10,000 employees and operate in over 80 countries around the world. Over the course of our nearly 400-year journey to become a global specialty chemicals leader, we have built up a wealth of expertise, forged long-term customer partnerships, and earned a place among the best performing companies in our industry in terms of safety, sustainability, and reliability. Our products play an essential role in everyday life for people around the globe.

Our Pulp and Performance organization develops and produces chemicals that are essential in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol, Kromasil.

For more information about EKA Chemicals, please follow this link.

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We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.

We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.


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We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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