Process Engineer

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00049289
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 782 516 595
  • Date Published: 18.11.2020
  • Sector:
  • Location: Visp, South Switzerland
  • Discipline: Technical - Validation, Technical - Chemical Engineer

CK QLS are recruiting for a number of Process Engineer's to join an industrial leader for the development and manufacture of small molecules and biopharmaceuticals. The job roles are offered on a contract to permanent basis at the client's site basedin Visp.

Process Engineer Role: The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Play a key role in the engineering, design and execution of clean utilities distribution systems, clean utilities generation equipment, Autoclaves, Parts washers and process equipment (sterile vessels, bioreactors, centrifuge systems, UF systems …) including CIP and SIP.
  • Specify the most appropriate systems and equipment for the user requirements, propose the process flow diagrams (PFD's) and the process & instrumentation diagrams (P&ID's) and make the capacity calculations.
  • Develop the functionality, the interconnection diagrams and specify the appropriate instruments and regulation loops.
  • Lead a design team to produce the 3-D model, piping layouts, views and isometrics for construction.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Co-ordination with other disciplines such as HVAC (ducting) and electricity (cable trays and location of cabinets).
  • Organizing and following the start-up of thesesystems and assure their validation.
  • Assisting in completing alarm lists, datasheets and other detailed design documents.

Your Background: In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Chemical or Electro-mechanical Engineering degree.
  • Previous experience within process engineering for high purity applications.
  • Previous experience with utilities (black and clean).
  • Fluency in English and German is required, Dutch would be an asset.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global chemical manufacturer providing into the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry.

Apply: For more information or to apply for these Process Engineer positions, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 800 106 106 or email, quoting job ref 49289.

Please could you send any correspondence in English.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in Switzerland.

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