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Project Engineer (Design & Process), Separation Technologies Applied Research and Translation Centre (START Centre)

The Project Engineer (Design & Process), will be an active and contributing member of START’s Engineering Team with core functions to assist Engineering Manager and Project In-charge to execute assigned tasks in relevance to Technology Scale-up, transition from Lab-scale to Pilot Scale validation of Technologies.


  • To actively engage with fellow team members, including Mechanical, E&IC counter-parts for preparation of Tender specifications, Proposals and system setup as per related Project requirements

  • To conceptualize, design and draft PFD and P&ID for various processes or Project related systems, including GA, Layout and routing, both 2D and 3D

  • To carry out related simulations where necessary, both internally as well as with vendors / contractors

  • Tender / Proposal preparations for Fabrication, Integration, Installation and Commissioning of Pilot plants on site

  • Tender / Proposal preparations for Fabrication, Integration, Installation and Commissioning of In-house test units or systems

  • To ensure accurate Supply / Fabrication / Integration / of all system components and equipment as per required scope of supply

  • To ensure on-site Installation / Commissioning are in line with required Layouts and pipe routings

  • To support Engineering Manager for process equipment sourcing, cost estimates, alternate solutions

  • To support and assist in Commissioning works for Pilot plant systems on site as well as other In-house systems

  • To support START Project teams with Design and Process planning for additional in-house systems when new projects and requirements arise

  • To assist and engage in Process or Equipment trouble-shooting when need arises

  • To support other Project relevant scopes where required by Management


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Chemical/Environmental/Mechanical/Electrical)

  • At least 3 years of experience in related field for Water treatment, Membrane technologies, Environmental Engineering

  • Demonstrated track record of successfully executed projects with high value

  • Experience in working in a fast-paced result-oriented work environment entailing active team participation as well as individual contribution

  • Project Management skills

  • Microsoft Office including Microsoft Project

  • AutoCAD proficiency is required, 3D modeling and drawing with Solidworks would be an advantage

  • Highly motivated, self-starter with ability to perform duties independently

Appointment may vary and will commensurate with candidate’s years of working experience. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.