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Process Development Engineers, Technical Development HC

  • Location: Sweden, Stenungsund
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 31/10/2018
  • Hours: Full-time

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Borealis is a leading provider of innovative, value creating plastics solutions. We are now looking for a talented engineer to strengthen our development team in the Cracker plant in Stenungsund, Sweden. You will be part of a cross-disciplinary team with the mission to develop the design and operation of out plant to continuously improve in energy efficiency, safety and operability.

Would you like to be part of the exciting future of Borealis and take up the next challenge for you?

Role Purpose

As Process Development Engineer your task is to develop, optimise and improve technical, economical and HSE&Q aspects of the olefin plant in Stenungsund, Sweden. As part of the European wide Technical Development and Engineering department you will also have the possibility to give technical support to our olefin plants in Finland and Belgium. You will report to Technical Development Manager, HC Stenungsund.


  • Be proactive in finding innovative and optimal process solutions
  • Improve efficiency of the polefin plant and Stenungsund complex
  • Identify and initiate improvement projects
  • Be responsible for benefit studies and preparing project proposals
  • Manage projects as client representative in projects executed by external  engineering contractor
  • Participate in larger CAPEX projects as process engineer
  • Participate in start-up, commissioning and tuning of process plants
  • Trouble-shooting and problem solving in the plants
  • Be active in information sharing in order to boost team performance

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or closely related
  • Experience in plant operation, engineering/projects or development, of process industry
  • Knowledge of project management
  • Fluent in English and Swedish
  • Ability to build a broad contact network inside Borealis and outside
  • Ability to prioritize and take decisions
  • Good skills in engaging, motivating and involving people
  • Good communication capability

Behavioural competencies

As a person you are highly achievement and result oriented, flexible and comfortable taking and driving own initiatives. You need to have the ability to think in an analytical and conceptual way and also have concern for order and quality. As a process development engineer you will have many interfaces with different departments why the ability to create social networks is important. You will work in an international environment.

Other information

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact:

-       Linda Persson, Technical Development HC, (+46 303 87016 or +46 708 495 536)

-       Lilian Ilanner, HR Area, +46 303 86378 or +46 725 252 034)

Welcome with your application no later than 31st October. Please use our recruitment tool via "Apply here". 

Application deadline: 31/10/2017

Location: Sweden, Stenungsund

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