Senior Process Engineer

First Energy

Senior Process Engineer

Based In London

Outside IR35

Hybrid Working

12 month contract

Job Description:

  • Activities dedicated to one specific study/project.
  • Analyses project specifications, tender and proposals requirements.
  • Technology evaluation, selection and economic assessment.
  • Process configuration and optimization studies
  • Contributes to the development of design parameters and methodologies.
  • Prepares technically correct, safe, environmentally friendly, cost & time effective discipline engineering analysis and solutions for approval.
  • Design basis and philosophy documents (safeguarding, shutdown, relief & blowdown, isolation)
  • Process description
  • Process modelling and simulation
  • PFD’s and heat & material balance
  • MSD and material selection philosophy
  • Process and Utility P&ID’s. P&ID development including selection of design conditions, hydraulic analysis, line sizing and pipe specifications, equipment isolation, vent and drain systems, cause and effects.
  • Sizing and specification of equipment including knowledge of distillation tower design and tray sizing
  • Sizing and specification of in-line Instrumentation.
  • Utilities and chemicals consumption summaries.
  • Simulations and calculations.
  • Provides support to all project activities, from engineering to start-up, as required.
  • Participates as discipline lead or area lead in safety, environmental and operability reviews (HAZOP, HAZID, ENVID, SIL).
  • Interfaces with other process engineering disciplines and design team(s).
  • Assists in development of a process knowledge databases for studies, projects and/or operations (capturing and reporting events & experiences within studies, projects & operations and writing of technical notes).
  • Relief system design including PSV sizing, flare hydraulics and radiation analysis.
  • Project scopes will require the following skills and expertise:
  • Wide ranging background in Gas/Liquids Cracking Technology
  • Full theoretical understanding of process design methods & tools.
  • Considerable knowledge in Oil & Gas Processing, Refining and/or Ethylene/ Petrochemicals, preferably with an engineering contractor.
  • Technology Awareness of Ethylene, Petrochemicals, Refining, Offsites & Utilities.
  • Knowledge of Industry Codes and Standards (API, ASTM, ASME etc).
  • Process simulation: Hysys, PRO/II, PROMAX, Flarenet, Flaresim.

Who we are

First Recruitment Group are committed to finding the right candidates for our clients, and the right companies for our candidates to work for. We’re passionate about putting people first, and take pride in being able to offer an all-round service for candidates and clients with our payroll solution, Primis and workforce management solution, Operam.

As part of putting people first, we strive to be an equal opportunities employer and we are always looking to increase the diversity of our workforce, working closely with our clients to ensure everyone is included.

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