Process Engineer - Precipitated Calcium Carbonate

Ihre Aufgaben

The process competence center acts as the guardian and provider of the Omya group process knowledge. The goal is to develop, maintain, gather and distribute standards, guidelines, specifications, best practices and tools throughout the Omya operations and group operations.

Process engineers are automatically part of and contribute to the mission and scope of their respective competence center.

The process engineers have three main project classes to work on: investment projects, plant support projects and process development projects.

  • Work in accordance with safety and environmental regulations 
  • Process engineering work as required on investment projects
    • includes: flowsheets, process description, PID, equipment sizing, etc.
  • Process commissioning for projects
  • Lead process audits of operations sites
  • Lead or support process development projects on group level.
  • Lead process / product up-scaling from pilot to industrial scale
  • Support plants for production trials of new processes/equipment
  • Keep updated on and promote innovation and new developments in the process field
  • Lead competence work groups as required
  • Provide process training to operations personnel
  • Other duties as assigned

Ihr Profil

Bachelor of Science degree or higher>5 years experience (preferably with operations background in field of precipitated minerals)English spoken, writte​nWillingness to travel (at least 30% of the time)Confidence with international exposureAbility to coordinate or work with remote teams comprised of different cultural backgroundsTeam player


Omya (Schweiz) AG
Benito Fontana
Baslerstrasse 42
4665 Oftringen