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LEAD Engineer to Process Engineering - Makeen EnviroTech

Getting inspired by Makeen Energy’s initiatives within sustainable energy and waste conversion technologies? Then here’s an opportunity to join the team as LEAD Engineer for the Process Design team in Makeen EnviroTech


EnviroTech is at present manning up with strong focus on the pioneering Plastcon concept, where the first full scale project is currently approaching the end of the commissioning phase.


The innovative Plastcon technology, through complex multi-technological processes, converts waste plastic into re-usable streams, primarily focused on oil-ingredients, that can be refined to various uses. Among these, the re-production of plastics, thus enabling a circular approach to manufacturing, usage and re-usage of plastic products. Read more about the pyrolysis process in Plastcon


The Process Design Team is a key function in the Projects Engineering organization. The team is involved in the core design, of processes, function descriptions and requirement of equipment. Competences spread over the areas of fluid mechanics, chemistry, and thermodynamics. 


The LEAD Engineer Process Design should be able to gather the team around the long-term development and competitiveness of the product as well as ensuring timely and correct delivery of project specific tasks on a day-to-day basis.


At the same time, the LEAD Engineer Process Design is a great team player, as the group of stakeholders is big, and coordination across multiple engineering disciplines is a must, to ensure success in the job.


Areas of responsibility:


  • Team lead and development.
  • Develop and optimize process designs through PFD/P&I Diagrams.
  • Scope, organise and support design work within Process Design team to ensure delivery on time, on scope, on budget.
  • Cross functional collaboration within engineering and towards project teams.
  • Resource planning (internal and external competences).
  • System/process descriptions.
  • Specify requirements for equipment and sub-systems.
  • Flow calculations, heat balances, heat loss calculations, process data.
  • Environment (emissions, noise etc.), HAZOP and ATEX assessments.
  • Design of fire systems.
  • Retrieve, prepare, and archive documentation.
  • Selection and maintenance of calculation tools.
  • Development and maintenance of work procedures within team and towards stakeholders.
  • Compliance with relevant standards and monitoring of revision updates.


Professional qualifications:


  • Educational engineering background as Bachelor of Science (or higher) within Chemical, Thermodynamics or Mechanical is preferred, though other educations can be accepted, in case relevant experience within the fields of described responsibilities can be proven.
  • 10+ years of relevant experience from within the oil & gas and likely other process industries, where relevant experience can be documented (specific tasks and project deliveries).
  • A combination of deep theoretical knowledge, hands on experience and the ability to execute, ensuring progress, and balance between technical solutions, time schedule and economy.
  • Some managerial experience is preferred.
  • High level of proficiency in English language – written as well as spoken.


Personal characteristics:


Makeen Energy is founded on strong values and is very passionate about these aiming to secure properness, decency, and professionalism in all areas of collaboration.


Makeen Energy would value that you:


  • Are focused and passionate.
  • Have strong intercultural competencies and appreciate collaboration with customers and colleagues at different levels and in different cultures.
  • Are a strong team player who manages to establish effective relations with colleagues/stakeholders at all levels.
  • Communicate openly and transparent “we value putting the fish on the table”!
  • Are professionally communicative by nature.
  • Effectively and proactively assumes responsibility and ownership.
  • Are goal oriented, pragmatic, and structured in your work approach.


Makeen Energy offers:


A versatile and exciting position in an informal work environment characterized by open dialogue, humour, and commitment. A high level of professional integration and cooperation, however appreciating that employees self-engage with team members to arrange and work with independence.

Makeen Energy offers good professional and personal development opportunities and support further education. 


About Makeen Energy:


Makeen Energy is an international market-leading provider of expert technological energy and environmental solutions. We currently employ some 3.000 colleagues on 6 continents and operate in more than 140 countries. With our global reach, local presence, and decades of experience, we can supply responsible solutions, making a difference to people and the environment. You may visit the Makeen Energy homepage here:


Contact / application:


Skelmose ApS will assist Makeen Energy in the recruitment process. If you wish to learn more about the vacancy before applying, you are welcome to contact Anders Hasager (cell phone +45 30 23 70 12).


Applications will be processed in an ongoing manner.


Please apply here.



Lead Engineer Process Engineering


MAKEEN EnviroTech







Anders Hasager

Partner og rådgiver

Tlf. +45 30 23 70 12