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8th Feb

Junior Process Engineer

— Innovative and sustainable packaging development

Circa £33,000

Junior Process Engineer


  • Based in Oban, with infrequent UK and International travel
  • Working on the latest sustainable technology at the forefront of their industry
  • Excellent benefits and long term career potential


Our client is looking for an enthusiastic Junior Process engineer to join a growing team based in Oban, Scotland. You will contribute to scaling up production for Sustainable Packaging, Protein/Fibre and Nutraceuticals, derived from seaweed. You will work in a team of 9, that will continue to grow throughout 2021 and beyond.


What you will need:

  • Degree qualified in a Chemical/Process engineering discipline or equivalent
  • Experience within a Process Engineering focussed role. You will benefit from having experience in agricultural (Dairy) or marine (Algae) environments, however is not essential
  • Comfortable working in a collaborative R+D environment, where you will be involved in a wide range of tasks day to day
  • There will be some work carried out, on partner location in the UK and overseas, so you will need to be happy to travel when required. His is infrequent and most of your work will be in Oban


What you’ll be doing:

The role will involve the upscaling of the current process, including equipment and process selection. This will be a varied and collaborative role, with work across analysis and optimisation of product recovery, NPI, project scheduling, develop SOPs and you will always need to consider and adhere to food safety standards. This is an incredible opportunity to join a growing and innovative company, who are creating a sustainable future for packaging, nutrition and health industries!


What you’ll get in return for your talents:

In addition to working on cutting edge technology in and innovative and collaborative environment, you will receive a comprehensive benefits package. You will be working with the latest technology and have the opportunity to make real contributions to the company and its product.  You will receive a competitive benefits package and ongoing career development.


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