Process Engineer

Biotechnology Ottawa, Ontario


Description

  • testing new processes
  • collecting data required to make improvements and modifications
  • overseeing the construction of new plants
  • using and developing process simulation software to work out the best production methods
  • purchasing and installing equipment
  • using scientific principles related to magnitude, momentum, heat transfer etc
  • supervising plant operations
  • investigating and troubleshooting plant/process problems
  • scheduling and coordinating work to tight deadlines and within financial budgets
  • ensuring that equipment works to its specification and to appropriate capacities
  • assessing safety and environmental issues
  • liaising with installation/project engineers and specialists
  • ensuring safe working conditions and compliance with health and safety legislation.