Process - Chemical Engineer - Semi-Conductor - Kildare

Location: Ireland

EUR 50 - 60 Per Hour

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Biotech-Pharma-Medical-Device-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2205-30036

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Process Chemical Engineer with 10+ years of experience in process design?

Do you have familiarity with ATEX requirements and are able to carry out HAZOP studies?

If interested in this role, call Karen on +353 1 7978720 to discuss or forward your CV to for review

Process - Chemical Engineer​ - Semi-Conductor - Kildare

Job Description

Our Client is one of Ireland's leading EPCm consultancies and a global player in the Semiconductor, Pharma and Biotech sectors.

They have a large number of projects in the pipeline and will be looking for process engineers to get involved in these projects.

This challenging position involves working as part of a multi-discipline, highly interactive and coordinated team focused on projects including semiconductor manufacturing, data center facilities, and other state of the art manufacturing facilities.  

You will be involved in the design of some of the most complex and specialized facilities being constructed today.

Projects for our clients include feasibility studies, long-range planning studies, and full design services including programming, schematic design, design development, construction documents, and services during construction for design/bid/build and design/build projects.

The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual with strong communication skills.  

They will exhibit a passion and desire to apply their professional experience and knowledge in a team environment on technically challenging and professionally rewarding projects.  

Our team is seeking a person who understands the importance of meeting their targeted commitments while being flexible to the ever-changing and fast paced environment of our clients’ sites.

Organize, assign, and delegate necessary engineering and design tasks to produce construction documents in conjunction with a team of engineers and designers.

Manage scope, budget and schedule to meet project goals.

Coordinate and collaborate real time with other disciplines such as mechanical, structural, architectural and Electrical to develop designs.

Take responsible charge of the process design, including technical accuracy, completeness, and quality of construction documents.

Analyze and design complex systems, including: •Planar Chemical

Bulk Chemical

Specialty gases

Bulk gas systems

UPW systems

Waste water systems

Manage Process Design Development through standard process design documentation including PFD’s and P&IDs.

Are responsible for up front site selection and due diligence activities.

Exercise judgment in developing plans or alternatives and work with teams to assure quality plans.

Are familiar with HAZOP studies and ATEX requirements

Perform field activities such as observation of construction activities.

Review construction submittals for conformance with the intent of contract and design documents.


Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering

Minimum 10 years’ industrial design experience

Familiar with carrying out HAZOP studies

Familiar with ATEX requirements

Preferred requirements

Extensive experience in design of semiconductor or other advanced manufacturing facilities

Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership


Contract rates of €50 - €60 per hour, depending on role

12-month contract minimum


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Process Chemical Engineer​ interested in roles based in Kildare, you can contact Karen by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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