Process Engineer, Johannesburg/ Durban

Blue Projects is one of the most dynamic consulting firms in South Africa, with its principal business being in Europe. We focus and specialize on providing unique and bespoke engineering solutions for clients in the industrial sector.

To further our strategic business growth, we are seeking new colleagues who are trustworthy, committed, high-energy, and self-driven individuals, who are able to think outside of “the box”.

What will you need as a Process Engineer ?

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Process Engineering/Project Management preferably in Food & Beverage industry
  • Excellent English is a must
  • 4 year Bachelors Degree required (chemical/process engineering preferred)
  • Ability to generate PFD’s,PIDs perform process calculations
  • Modelling skills for plant layout, piping/mechanical design and detailing
  • Experience with multidisciplinary coordination including but not limited to civil, mechanical, electrical, control & automation, production
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Advanced time management, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in the use of 2D and 3D CAD systems
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project represents an advantage
  • Available for travel/business trips/relocation

What will you be responsible of as a Process Engineer?

  • Reviewing the project deliverables to define process requirements
  • Development of PFDs, PIDS, equipment layouts
  • Confirming project design requirements with the client and other stakeholders
  • Creating 2D/3D design for the piping systems, process equipment , packaging systems or other mechanical equipment, applying hygienic design principles that help maximize safety and performance of the process line.
  • Ensure processes comply with safety and quality standards.
  • Perform process simulations and troubleshooting issues. 
  • Creating appropriate piping, insulation, instrument & equipment specifications
  • Producing tender or RFQ documents as required by the project
  • Creating, verifying and validating all Material Take Off (MTOs).
  • Liaise with equipment, instrument and installation suppliers regarding specifications, design & delivery
  • Preparing and completing project plans.

Don’t meet every single requirement?

No worries, we are committed to building here a proper place to grow talents and potential in our people, maybe your experience would be suitable for this or other roles.

We are warmly encouraging you to apply, you may be the missing piece in our puzzle.

About Blue Projects

Blue Projects is a unique multidisciplinary and engineering company with high experience in all industry sectors. Our core services include Project Management, Construction Management, Design & Engineering, Commercial Management and Health & Safety Management.

At Blue Projects, we believe that growing a great project management company happens from the inside out. It begins with people who are drawn to work that uses every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.