KCI the engineers is looking for a 

Senior Process engineer

Which is an expert regarding engineering Offshore Projects

What’s it all about?
As a Senior Process Engineer you are responsible for all process engineering work as well as allocating, supervising and directing deliverables in single- and multidisciplinary projects. We are seeking a talented individual who can lead and drive process engineering work, supervise deliverables, and contribute to the success of single- and multidisciplinary projects. If you are passionate about sustainability and want to make a real impact in the energy sector, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

What will you do as a Senior Process Engineer?
As Senior Process Engineer you will be responsible for preparation, planning and provide the engineering services throughout the tender-, concept-, basic design- or detailed design phase of a project, for process systems for facilities related to both onshore- and offshore upstream Oil & Gas, hydrogen, downstream- and chemical facilities. As key member of the team, you are responsible for all process related subjects, additionally you support the project planning, identifying scope and progress and being a focal point of process in communication with project team and client. You will:

  • develop, prepare and check PFDs, HMB’s and P&IDs,
  • performing simulation and modelling to define and optimize process parameter, equipment sizing and performance
  • prepare sizing calculations for vessels, pumps, lines etc.
  • prepare safety valve relief load calculations
  • prepare design basis, safeguarding philosophy and control narrative and operating procedures
  • attend hazard and risk assessment, including HAZOP studies
  • identify and mitigate process safety risks to prevent accidents and ensure the safety of personnel and assets
  • develop project specifications, cost estimates and plan/schedule the process engineering activities.

What are we doing in return?
At KCI we invest in our staff by providing interesting projects and offers career paths along educational opportunities to train and improve our employees competences. We have a market conform employment package including a competitive salary with a guaranteed salary increase by good performance, bonus based on company result, 30 vacation days (plus paid Dutch national holidays) and a defined pension contribution plan. Furthermore we offer good staff disability insurances of which the costs are borne by KCI. At last we have a working from home policy to provide flexibility in both location and working hours.

Where are you going to work?
You will be working at our office in Schiedam with the flexibility to work 50% of your time from home. Working with KCI means that you will be part of an multicultural team of professionals in an informal and collegiate working atmosphere. To ensure a nice balance between work and fun, various social events and activities are being organized as well! The department where you will be working consists of approx. 4 Project Managers and 30 Multi disciplinary (Lead) Designers and (Lead) Engineers.

Which personality fits this position?
You are eager to learn and you go for the best results every day. Have the ability to work independently and work well with your colleagues. Is capable to keep an overview and have organizational talent. But you also have the (communication) skills to deal well with clients, to advise them and to maintain the relationship.

What else is required for the job?
KCI the engineers considers it important for this position that you bring the following:

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering or related field;
  • 6 years working experience in process discipline preferably in the oil and gas industry (upstream);
  • +2 years working experience in similar position acting as Senior Process Engineer;
  • Strong knowledge and experience with process simulation software, Hysys, UniSim, Proll, Flare calculation softwares, Heat exchanger software (e.g. BJAC), Hazard analysis softwares (e,g. PHAworks), SIL softwares (e.g. Exelentia);
  • Detailed knowledge of engineering techniques and methods for projects in the above mentioned fields;.
  • Familiarity with relevant industry codes and standards (API, AMSE, ISO)
  • Experience with process safety management systems and hazard analysis technique
  • Able to prioritize workload in order to meet deadlines with minimum supervision when required.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams
  • Proven track record of leading multidisciplinary projects;
  • Good knowledge of English (both written and verbal) and preferably Dutch;
  • Entitled to work in the Netherlands.

Why should you work with KCI the engineers?
We are engineers that offer various services that bring people closer and move companies forward. We have a reputation for delivering creative concepts, with a high focus on execution down to the very last detail. We guide our customers through a complete project execution. From advice in the phases of acquisition and field development to fabrication & installation management while also consider along the way how to decommission the structure in the future. During every engineering phase we continuously nourish our organization with feedback. In this way we are constantly improving our high level engineering knowledge and smart tools. As a team we strive core values such as responsibility, knowledge, solution driven, teamwork & transparency. KCI is part of the Sif Group, market leader in the fabrication of WTG foundations allowing KCI some unique added value while still operating as an independent company.

What does KCI the engineers as a company?
KCI The Engineers is a medium-sized engineering company that specializes in fixed assets for the Offshore Energy Industry. We have our origin in the Oil & Gas industry with over 35 years of experience. Since 2008 we are also active in the energy transition business, with in particular offshore wind and lately offshore green hydrogen. With our experience and engineering solutions we aim to contribute to the acceleration of the world’s energy transition. This results that today KCI’s main focus area’s are therefore:

•           Offshore Substations

•           Offshore Wind Turbine Foundations

•           Offshore Green hydrogen platforms

Within these focus area’s we perform a multidisciplinary range of services in the full spectrum of relevant engineering phases (feasibility studies up to and including detailed design and engineering support during fabrication/installation).

What to do if you are interested?
Do you want to join a company that lead interesting projects also in the area of renewable energy? Please send your resume and motivation to HR@kci.nl. For more information about KCI, the vacancy and the application process, please contact Hans Verboon +31 10 312 62 68.                 


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