Chemical Engineer

Job Overview

In this role will play a crucial role in shaping both current and future research projects within the company global R&D function. You will understand how product relates to process and test products at a laboratory and pilot scale.

You will liaise with other project leaders and internal/external stakeholders (e.g. external academia, industrial suppliers etc) to influence future research activities which solve technical problems.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Direct and deliver technical projects for new product development involving continuous improvement and innovative strategy.
  • The developments of consumer acceptable products / technologies are required to meet an increasingly regulated environment. You will be part of a team responsible for developing these technologies to a point where they can be handed over to the project team for introduction into the product portfolio.
  • Collect data required to make improvements and/or modifications within the plant.
  • Overseeing the construction of new plants
  • Investigating and troubleshooting plant/process problems
  • Ensuring that equipment works to its specification and to appropriate capacities
  • Assessing safety and environmental issues
  • Liaising with installation/project engineers and specialists
  • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with health and safety legislation.


  • BSc, MSc, PhD or equivalent academic background in Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering, or a related subject.
  • Commercial experience in product development
  • Project Management skills
  • Understanding or direct experience of working in a regulated environment
  • Experienced in writing scientific reports and publications.


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