Senior Process Engineer (Carbon Capture)

Offshore & Shipbuilding
Vacancy ID


  • In the role of Senior / Principal Process Engineer you will be assigned to one of our challenging FPSO/FPU projects.
  • Together with more senior process engineers, you contribute to the process design of the facility’s production and utility systems.
  • You utilize your knowledge of process technology, engineering methods and application of engineering standards and procedures to complete your work, ensuring that the process design is properly translated into Process Flow Diagrams, P&IDs, Datasheets and other documents.
  • Meanwhile you develop yourself further as a professional in the field of process engineering.
  • As you are curious and like to learn, you like to stay abreast with the current and latest technology developments and industry engineering standards.
  • Furthermore you will:
  • Contribute to define to the overall process scheme in the most efficient and cost effective manner to meet Client specifications and project/commercial constraints;
  • Develop concepts, determine impact on overall design (Cost, Schedule, Process Control, Process Safety, Equipment Selection, Layout, Materials etc.) and perform debottlenecking studies;
  • Setup process simulation models (using UniSim or Hysys software);
  • Perform equipment sizing and hydraulic line sizing calculations;
  • Ensure that required Process Safety design principles are incorporated in the design;
  • Provide input to Operating and Maintenance manuals;
  • Provide process input to other engineering disciplines;
  • Provide assistance to construction, offshore commissioning and start-up of an FPSO project;
  • Ensure compliance with Technical Standards, Group Engineering Standards, corporate processes and engineering work instructions as well as maintaining the quality of the deliverables and achievement of process discipline objectives. 


  • As this is a contractor role we are looking for candidates who are already based within Europe with a few years of relevant process engineering experience and a relevant technical university degree or higher educational level in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Relevant Process Engineering experience in Offshore Platform / FPSO/FPU;
  • Carbon Capture experience is essential;
  • Process simulation (using UniSim or Hysys software);
  • Familiar with relevant international standards applicable to hydrocarbon processing industry, such as API, ISO, ASME, IEC, etc;
  • Familiar with design review methods, such as HAZID and HAZOP.
  • You take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm;
  • You are analytical and like complexity;
  • Good knowledge of the English language in verbal and written communication;
  • You like working in a team;
  • A pro-active approach and not afraid to take initiative;
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language in verbal and written communication. 

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Standing still in this fast-changing market is not an option. That's why you can combine this position at STAR with courses to further your specialist knowledge and skills. It's the best of all worlds: work, learn and be part of a challenging project all at the same time. Whether you need a springboard to launch your career or simply want to update your expertise, the training programmes offered by our STAR Academy ensure that your qualifications are always in line with your ambitions.

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