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Process Engineer

  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Sam White
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +441483302133
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 1035801
NRL are recruiting for Process Engineers to work with our Irish client on large and exciting new projects. The role will be on a contract basis based in Dublin.

Role Responsibilities
  • Applies process design criteria, guidelines and contract requirements to process design work. 
  • May be responsible for interacting with licensors, including establishing design basis and licensor evaluation.
  • Applies process design criteria and guidelines to all phases of process engineering.
  • Understands the importance of the flow diagram as a communication tool to other disciplines.
  • Is able to prepare and review flow diagrams with total information to correspond to the flow sequence, operability and the safety of the unit/system.
  • Prepares process and utility equipment specification sheets.  May be responsible for design of a system or a complete unit.
  • Understands importance of the equipment specification sheet as a communication tool with other disciplines.
  • Prepares equipment duty specifications for all equipment including complex equipment such as reactors.
  • Prepares instrumentation process data.  Assists in establishing control philosophy for relatively complex control systems to meet process objectives, including safety.
  • Prepares control valves process data, relief valve data, analyser data.
  • Interprets control philosophy of relatively complex control systems.
  • Reviews control systems specification sheets for consistency with process data
  • Reviews logic diagrams for relatively simple loops.
  • Evaluates alternative control strategies to meet process objectives.
  • Performs specifications/calculations and technical studies.
  • Completes conceptual developments of a major system and performs all necessary calculations for process design of systems and equipment within the assigned area.
  • Performs relatively complex technical studies under general supervision.
  • Ensures that calculations are legible, well organised, correctly references as to equipment/system, dated and signed.
  • Reviews and approves equipment bid tabulations and vendor data.
  • Expeditiously reviews equipment requests for quotes, purchase requests, bid tabulations and vendor data for conformance to specifications, process compatibility, safety and operability.
  • Ensures consistency of vendor data with other design documents such as flow diagrams, area classifications drawings, utility summaries, etc
  • Responsible for performing various process engineering work functions in a manner that will provide a safe and operable plant
  • Understands obligations and authority to make appropriate design decisions necessary for plant safety and operability.
  • Identifies potentially lethal/toxic substances and designs the systems handling those substances in accordance with established our Client’s procedures.
  • Assists in the production of plant operating manuals.  May assume overall responsibility for manuals relatively less complex units.
  • Understands and applies guidelines developed by others regarding the required contents of the operating manuals.
  • Writes assigned sections of the manuals for complex units or writes complete manuals for less complex units.  The manuals should be technically correct, complete and clearly written.
  • Assists in process field work.
  • Shows a willingness to accept field assignments to fulfil project requirements (personal circumstances permitting).
  • Performs, under general supervision, a plant checkout as required to ensure flow diagrams and designs have been correctly implemented and all tie-in correctly located.
  • Assists, under general supervision, in operator training programs as required.
  • Assists, under general supervision, in plant start-up and /or plant performance testing as required.
  • Assists, under general supervision, in writing of the Process Final Job Report.
  • Becomes knowledgeable of, and adapts to the construction/operation environment.

Role Requirements
  • Relevant experience in a similar role
  • Previous Pharmaceutical / Life Sciences Experience
  • Eligibility to work in Ireland

What is in it for you? 
  • Competitive hourly rates 
  • Stable contract duration