Associate Process Engineer

Chemical, Process, Environmental.

Company Overview:

Our Vision is One
We are one, unified organisation. Our vision is driven by purpose and maintained with the highest values.

People power our future. That is why advancing a dynamic, inclusive environment, where everyone grows and thrives is critically important to us.

Our ingenuity fuels daily life. Together, we’ve forged some of the most trusted partnerships across the energy value chain to make what was once just an idea a reality: laying subsea infrastructure thousands of feet below sea level, installing offshore platforms hundreds of miles from shore, and using our expertise to design and build offshore wind infrastructure.

For more than 100 years, we've been making the impossible possible. Today, we're driving the energy transition with more than 30,000 of the brightest minds across 54 countries.

Here, what you do matters.

Job Overview

In this role, you will be supporting the Process Engineering team on a wide range of projects at all stages of the development life cycle, from concept through to engineering, procurement, and construction.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

As a Graduate Process Engineer, you will be:

  • Working alongside some of the most talented Process Engineers in the industry to deliver a range of challenging projects, from Energy Transition concepts to multi-billion-dollar EPC mega-projects in the oil & gas sector,
  • Carrying out calculations and studies to support the process engineering team, including process analysis and simulation, selecting and sizing equipment, hydraulics and line sizing, and detailed engineering calculations for equipment and instruments,
  • Participating in process safety reviews, such as HAZID, HAZOP, LOPA studies, and SIL verification studies to ensure the process plants are built to the highest safety standards.
  • Collaborating with other engineering disciplines to procure specialty process equipment and ensure that the equipment is fit-for-purpose and meet the project and client specifications.

Qualifications and Education

  • Preferably Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering or Process Engineering with minimum 2:1 degree classification,
  • We really value relevant work experience gained through industrial placements, internships, and work experience. Make sure you tell us about this if you have it, particularly where you have developed your team-working, organisation, and problem-solving skills,
  • Finally, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Career development at McDermott?

During your time are McDermott, you will receive:

  • A comprehensive graduate training programme and mentorship to achieve chartered status with the IChemE,
  • Access to a wealth of technical knowledge and expertise within McDermott, as well as discipline-specific training,
  • Opportunities to work at our other global offices, fabrication yards, and construction sites,
  • Opportunities to rotate between other engineering disciplines, enabling you to develop broader knowledge and experience.

What does McDermott offer?

  • Competitive starting salary with annual pay reviews and generous pension scheme,
  • Private medical and dental insurance with BUPA,
  • 25 days' annual leave with the option to increase to 30 days,
  • Cost of membership of the IChemE,
  • Flexible hybrid working, 
  • Access to on-site gym and free classes with a dedicated fitness team,
  • Onsite Nurse and GP,
  • Discounts with selected retailers through Perkbox. 
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How to Apply

Job ID Number: 22004846

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  • Salary
    Competitive + benefits
  • Degree required
    Master's and above
  • Location
    Feltham (Middlesex)
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Preferred Disciplines...
  • Chemical
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Process
Also Accepting...
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Civil
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Energy/Renewables
  • Environmental Science
  • Mechanical
  • Structural
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