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At CPI we work with our partners to translate inventions into products and processes that enhance health and well-being, protect and improve our environment and increase productivity across industries.
With a deep understanding of innovation processes and funding, outstanding technical expertise and industry relevant assets, we enable products and processes to be quickly and cost-effectively brought to market. This supports the development of next-generation manufacturing, highly-skilled jobs and economic growth for the UK.
Our partners operate across many diverse markets including pharmaceuticals, speciality chemicals, food and drink, electronics and transportation.
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Why this role is important for CPI’s work
CPI has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Process Engineer to join a growing engineering team with a broad range of interesting and challenging projects, including the design and build of CPI’s new Novel Food Innovation Centre, a biotech piloting facility that will be used to help develop the next generation of alternative foods and bring them to market.
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We are looking for an individual that possesses significant technical expertise in Chemical / Process engineering design, ideally with a strong knowledge of Biotechnology process and facility design. You will work alongside the balance of the Process Engineering team to provide technical expertise, capability and input to the delivery of a broad range of interesting and challenging projects, helping companies to develop and scale up the next generation of processes across multiple industries and technology areas.
You will act as technical lead in medium / large scale projects and projects of increasing complexity and will help to guide and develop the more junior engineers in the team through sharing of knowledge and provision of technical support on smaller projects where they may be leading.
You will draw upon a broad range of technical know-how to deliver high-quality process engineering outputs against agreed time and budget constraints, whilst providing expert advice and guidance to a range of stakeholders across the organisation. You will be viewed as an authority in process engineering within the company, offering innovative solutions and contributing extensively to development activities.
The person we are seeking
Will be educated to at least HNC or Foundation Degree level (or equivalent) in a Chemical / Biochemical Engineering discipline and will be able to demonstrate a significant level of industrial engineering experience.
Will have significant technical expertise in Chemical/Process Engineering design, ideally with a specifically strong knowledge of Biotechnology process and facility design.
It is essential that you can demonstrate a track record in the early stages of process design, concept generation and feasibility studies, whilst also demonstrating knowledge and experience in commissioning of processes, alongside experience of demonstrating in-depth technical and theoretical knowledge in Chemical/Process engineering in general.
What does CPI offer you?
At CPI, we offer a wide range of benefits to our employees, this includes:
- Up to 33 days holiday, including bank holidays – Plus a holiday purchasing scheme
- Generous pension scheme
- Life assurance and accident insurance schemes
- Flexible working
- Learning and Development Opportunities
- Free parking
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CPI is an organisation based in the UK. Commencement of employment is conditional to demonstrating right to work in the UK, sponsorship may be available.