Process Engineer

Role type: Permanent rolesDepartment: EngineeringDate Posted: Location: Swindon HQRef Num: ENG-002-2021

The Process Engineer shall design and deliver a procurable system for integration into a larger process plant (The “RT7000”). The system mimics oil and gas industry processes.  

The Process Engineer shall have a leading role in all overseeing construction, commissioning and initial operation of the RT7000.               

Key Responsibilities 

The Process Engineer:  

  • Prepares the system level design 
  • Drafts the system PFD / P&IDs  
  • Carries out the operational design of the system  
  • Carries out the sizing the system and components  
  • Produces equipment specifications for procurement  
  • Produces equipment and I&C lists  
  • Liaises with supply chain partners to identify equipment for procurement  
  • Manages the generation of a 3D assembly drawing for the system  
  • Manage or lead the Aspen model for hydrocarbon distillation  
  • Produces the commissioning plan, operating procurements, control philosophy and design documentation  
  • Assist in overseeing the construction of the system and site integration into the RT7000  
  • Assist in the commissioning and initial operation of the RT7000.  

Necessary Skills – Essential 

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar  
  • Working towards, or achieved, chartered engineer status  
  • Experience of working on EPC projects  
  • Proficiency working in a team environment with cross-functional groups to achieve    significant goals under tight time and financial pressures  
  • Interpersonal skills needed to develop the solutions in harmony with RT’s operations, manufacturing and R&D teams.  
  • Good communication skills at all levels.  


  • Experience in Oil & Gas industry regulations/ design/ operations  
  • Experience of Aspen and Aspen HYSYS  
  • Knowledge of practical engineering aspects