Senior Chemical Engineer

Place of work : Geneva or Martigny (Switzerland)

Your role

  • Design facilities in the field of fine chemistry
  • Manage chemical engineering projects with other engineers
  • Design these projects in agreement with our clients and in accordance with the Swiss regulations such as
    SUVA (accident insurance), ATEX (ATmospheres Explosives Directive), DESP (Pressure Equipment Directive), OPAM (Major Accidents Ordinance), opair (Ordinance on Air Pollution Control), etc…
  • Prepare specifications in collaboration with specialist engineers
  • Devise study and implementation schedules in line with client requirements
  • Plan internal and external resources dedicated to the projects
  • Manage the overall study and construction budgets for projects

Your profile

  • Engineering training at a HES (university of applied sciences), EPFL (Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne) or equivalent in chemistry or chemical engineering – 5 years of practical professional experience in engineering
  • Command of the problems involved in selecting materials
  • Experience in designing fine chemical synthesis facilities – including HVAC, electricity, pipework and chemical safety – good knowledge of biotech and/or pharmaceuticals an advantage
  • Ability to integrate into projects relating to biotech processes, pharmaceuticals or fine chemistry – highly skilled at maintaining trusted relationships with the various partners involved in the project implementation
  • Involvement in commercial development by adopting an attitude focused on managing opportunities, thereby contributing to the growth of SP Groups
  • Command of Autocad and, if possible, Revit.
  • B1 level of English as a minimum and command of technical vocabulary
  • German an advantage

What we offer

  • A pleasant and stimulating work environment in a friendly atmosphere
  • Training opportunities and interesting internal development opportunities
  • Numerous advantages such as 5 weeks of annual leave, a 40 hour working week, 13 month salary system, option of remote working
  • Payment of bonuses for orders/revenue secured based on the sum of the client’s order

Start date
Immediately or by agreement

Our employment opportunities are aimed equally at men and women. We look forward to receiving your application documents.