Process Engineer

Job location:
Anhui, China
Created moment:
January 4, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 05225

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Process Engineer

Job Summary


  •  Ensure compliance with safety, health, environmental and quality standards for operations.

  • Work with regional and global teams, develop KPIs for plant performance, to ensure the plant is always running at high efficiency and reliability status.

  • Provide daily operational support when required for major maintenance and plant startup events, plant troubleshooting cases, and plant performance optimization action.

  • Identify proactively opportunities of improvement or best practice and support their implementation, also support the implementation of best practice from another region.

  •  Provide process specifications for plant or equipment retrofit projects, as well as provide pre-commissioning and commissioning support for new plant/equipment. 

  • Provide support to write or update operating procedures.

  • Able to make/understand mass and heat balance, and very sensitized to quality aspects.

  • Follow up the production schedule, help to deal with the poor quality of the production line and improve the quality of production.

  • The technical support of the stage of installation, debugging and use of engineering projects are carried out.

  • Coaching and training to the operation team on technical & process capabilities.

  • Process MoC management

  • Do the tasks assigned by N+1 from time to time.   


  • Bachelor degree with Major in Materials, Mechanical engineering, mineral processing or chemical processing.
  • A minimum 8+ years’ experience in Processing and/or Operations preferably in the mineral industry

  • Multinational company working experience is preferred.

  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

  • Good trouble shooting skill.

  • Familiar with AutoCAD, Microsoft office.

  • Able to prepare and conduct design of experiments on equipment.

Position Type

Full time



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