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Graduate Programme - Process Engineer

The Programme

Graduates Program is to recruit top-performing graduates, enabling them to accelerate their career and become part of the next generation of key contributors and leaders of Imerys. The Program runs for 2 years (24 months) consisting of two 12-month rotations. Each Graduate will have an individual development plan consisting of a:

  • Job specific coaching
  • Assigned mentor
  • Graduates training curriculum
  • Graduates community support
  • Learning expeditions, etc.

At the end of the 2 year program, graduates will be placed in a new challenging role. The program is open to fresh graduates and to graduates with up to 3 years of experience. The process engineer designs, develops, and analyzes process systems and technology for improving efficiencies on existing systems or new processes. He is expected to:

  • Understand current process including diagram, parameters, key equipment/instruments;
  • Quantify and communicate process technology to management, production, maintenance, quality control people;
  • Troubleshoot process related issues in close interaction with production, quality and maintenance team;
  • Participate and perform operations excellence improvement projects;
  • Participate operational and/or capital expenditure projects, assist to prepared needed documentation;
  • Participate in the commissioning of process technologies;
  • Participate as required on internal or customer process improvement teams.


  • Participate implementation of OPEX continuous improvement initiatives, set targets for implementation strategies, and plan future improvements
  • Design and drive, engineering feasibility studies, economic analysis of projects, basic engineering plans, cost estimates & specifications, evaluation and selection of equipment and materials
  • Identify problems and develop solutions. Find & implement ideas to improve the profitability of various processing units
  • Assist in estimating materials, time & cost of projects.
  • Assist in evaluation & selection of equipment & materials.
  • Assist in driving plant productivity using established methods along with fundamental engineering principles
  • Propose productivity improvements with focus on yield improvements, operating efficiency improvements, and product quality improvements
  • Prepare financial analyses of each process improvement to determine the impact to the business and the project priority
  • Together with the plant management team, ensure key priorities and designed action plan are properly implemented on site
  • Make sure goals are set to our highest standards, that results are achieved on time and that actions put in place are sustainable
  • Take the lead on subjects related to our continuous improvement program
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Engineering degree: Msc in industrial or mechanical engineering
  • Lean manufacturing, World Class Manufacturing or other operational excellence program
  • Demonstrated analytical & technical skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Autonomous and self-starter
  • Thorough and to the point
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to maintain the highest standard of integrity
  • Full professional proficiency in English
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Closing in 6 days
  • Job Type:Graduate jobs
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  • Position Type:Full time
  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Shanghai (China)

  • Closing Date:30th September 2018, 6:00 pm


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