Senior Chemical/Process Engineer

large-scale battery system for clean energy system

Senior Chemical/Process Engineer

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Chemical/Process Engineer to join our consulting team and be involved in a range of projects.  The successful candidate will have a strong background in chemical/process engineering and have experience in specialised areas of hazard and risk assessment, hazardous area classification and Dangerous Goods audits.


  • Providing technical advice on process engineering and plant modification
  • Conducting process engineering design including unit process specification and modelling
  • Conducting hazardous area assessments / Dangerous Goods audits
  • Participating in design reviews and HAZOPs
  • Preparing technical reports and recommendations
  • Managing relationships with existing clients and developing new business relationships
  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients

About You

To be successful in this role, you will meet the following essential criteria:

  • Bachelor degree in chemical/process engineering (recognised by Engineers Australia)
  • Minimum seven years' experience, including consulting
  • CPEng and RPEQ status, or eligible to achieve
  • Practical process engineering experience including modelling software
  • Experience in application of Australian industry standards and statutory regulations
  • An analytical approach to problem solving with accurate data analysis skills
  • Excellent communication and technical written writing skills

About the Position

Type: Permanent – full time or part time
Reports to: Lead Process Engineer
Location:Emergent Group Headquarters Newcastle is preferred, but we remain open to other options. Flexible work practices apply for this role.
Salary: Will be negotiated depending on your experience

Benefits of Working Here

Advitech provides high-level engineering and environmental services, advice, and management across sectors. We believe it’s our people that set us apart from the competition. We seek passionate and qualified professionals who share our commitment to helping our clients achieve their operational goals.

When you work for an Emergent Group company you become part of a team of people committed to applying science and technology solutions to the world’s biggest challenges.

We do our best to maintain a healthy, collaborative and friendly work culture, where individuality and difference are respected and all voices are heard.

The wellbeing of our people is our top priority. We offer great benefits including flexibility of working arrangements and career development opportunities.

To Apply

If this sounds like your next role, send us your resume and a cover letter addressing how you meet the requirements for this position.  Only candidates with existing eligibility to work full time in Australia can be considered for this role at this time.

The Circle Back Initiative Employer 2023

We are a 2023 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant. We appreciate the time and effort it takes to prepare and submit your application. As a Circle Back Initiative Employer we are committed to reviewing and responding to every applicant. We don’t just contact the short-listed candidates, or leave you wondering.

Position Reference # 2023_A13

More Information

For more information regarding this position, call us on 02 4924 5400.