Senior Process Engineer

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Göteborg, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 15 Dec 2022

If you are driven by developing with competent colleagues and new challenges, this might be the opportunity for you! We are now looking for a skilled and qualified Senior Process Engineer to join us in our Process Engineering Department within the EMEIA Asset Management Team. We offer an interesting working environment with approximately 30 highly skilled technical professionals. We succeed by working together in cross-functional teams where everyone is accountable and being part of our team gives you the opportunity to grow with challenging projects in an international environment.

In your future role as Senior Process Engineer, you will
Manage the relation with a large variety of stakeholders on strategic level and manage opposite interests. You will also define scope of projects and lead decision taking and manage uncertainties and expectations of a varied group of stakeholders within your own discipline. You will be responsible for the integral process design.

You will participate and lead in projects, being able to act as lead engineer, coach, appraise and develop employees. Based on customer demands, you will also define scope of projects and manage uncertainties within the own discipline. The position also requires you to participate/lead as Senior Process Engineer at commissioning and start-up of plants and be responsible for new process design, using new technology and RD&I information. It is paramount the identification of shortcomings in current processes, system and procedures within the process discipline aimed to suggest and implement improvements.

This position requires some travelling and therefore you should have a willingness to travel abroad within Europe approximately 25% your time.


Your responsibilities

  • Define, plan, manage and co-ordinate assigned (portfolio of) projects within EMEIA’s production site
  • Contribute to the development of new guidelines.
  • Develop and/or execute risk assessments of new installations/equipment
  • Perform process design in projects including:
    • Basis of design, flow sheeting, process flow diagram, material and heat balance
    • Process calculations, sizing of equipment, piping and instrumentation
    • Create and establish P&ID (Piping & Instrument Diagram)
    • Preparation of functional descriptions of instrumentation and process control
    • Execute or support risk assessments of new/existing installations/equipment and issue advice for needed changes at request or at own initiative
  • Identify opportunities and make suggestions for improvement in production processes and design work, strategy of control, installations, equipment and working processes

We believe you bring

  • MSc Chemical Engineering
  • Extensive experience with chemical plant design
  • A proved record of completed Front-End Design or EPC project(s)
  • Experience and knowledge in risk assessment
  • Previous experience of Aspen Plus and Aspen Hysys.
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written.

Great if you have


We believe you …

… Take responsibility for your task as well as structure your own approach and drive its processes further. You take active initiative in social contexts, step forward and find it easy to create new relationships. We believe you find it easy to understand other people's situations, listen, understand and show consideration. To succeed in this role, you remain efficient and motivated despite setbacks and disappointments and you work until all parts of the task are completed or results achieved. It’s great if you also have a fast response to change in cultural environment (business and/or geographical context).

We offer you
At Nouryon, we not only offer an exciting role and nice colleagues, but also benefits in addition to your salary. Nouryon has a collective agreement with IKEM, but in addition to that, we also offer unilateral benefits such as bonus, reduced working hours, health care allowance, lunch allowance and much more.

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. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. 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.


Good to know
This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to Fabio Alese, Manager Process Engineering EMEIA, based in the Nordic Business center in Gothenburg.
Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume. We care for your personal data (GDPR) hence we do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.
We look forward to receiving your application! Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! We aim to get back to you at the soonest but latest after application closing date, with an update on the process.

About Nouryon 

Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 7,650 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn

For additional information about the vacancy please contact hiring manager Fabio Alese,

If you have any questions about the recruitment process or your application or need assistance, please contact:


For unions related questions please contact: 

Akademikerklubben: Katarina Risö +46709577427

Unionen: Helene Rosenlund, +46 708 21 18 39   

Ledarna: Sanna Backman, +46 709 57 71 03







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Closing date
15 Dec 2022
Vacancy number
Integrated Supply Chain
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Integrated Supply Chain
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