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JOB TITLE:

Process Engineer

LOCATION:

Cape Town – Paarl/Modderfontein

SALARY

R540 000 TCTC

SUMMARY

Global operational company with expertise across industrial hazardous and non-hazardous wastes enables them to develop an industry-specific waste management plan and implement the most optimal waste management solution.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Functioning as part of a team under guidance from a subject matter expert for Water, Waste and Energy, including interacting with mechanical, draughting, civil, electrical, control and instrumentation engineering disciplines.
  • Interpretation & Implementation of Client Requirements and Specifications Process design development through careful selection of process treatment technologies based on the Company design guidelines and good engineering practice.
  • Providing cost-effective solutions whilst ensuring technical compliance with client requirements.
  • Preparation of an engineering design package for tenders and or projects, including Process Flow Diagrams, Design Calculations, Mass & Energy Balances, Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams, Equipment Schedules, Process Datasheets etc.
  • Represent the company during meetings with potential customers, vendors and subcontractors
  • Participating in HAZOP/HAZAN studies, value engineering exercises and design reviews with internal /external clients.
  • Preparation of all process-related Design Study documentation
  • Preparation of Technical Specifications of equipment for Requests for Quotations and Purchase Orders
  • To arrange and coordinate any supplementary requirements from external consultants, vendors or subcontractors
  • Technical evaluation of vendor proposals and recommendations
  • Discuss technical clarifications with the client
  • Preparation of Performance Test Procedure, Commissioning Plan and Operating and Maintenance Manuals.
  • On-site construction verification, punching and sign-off
  • Commissioning, including documentation preparation, pre-commissioning, cold and hot commissioning activities and troubleshooting.
  • Performance testing and reporting.
  • Operator training and compilation of training manuals
  • Keep up to date with the latest technologies, design tools & guidelines and developments inside the Company, in the water treatment field and from local / international suppliers
  • To check, upon request, the work of process engineering colleagues in the department
  • To direct investigations into problem areas arising with work in the office and at site and to endorse solutions
  • To ensure the implementation of company standards and develop and maintain a reliable engineering base
  • To ensure the application and maintenance of departmental systems and procedures
  • Writing of technical reports

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Sc. or B.Eng. (Chemical) Degree
  • ECSA Registration as a Candidate Engineer would be an advantage
  • Three to Five years’ experience as a process engineer in water treatment, turnkey projects or a similar field
  • Communication and Organizational skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer Literacy (Google Workspace and MS Office) and related tools required

 

APPLICATION

Applications can be sent to irene.meya@dav.co.za

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