Senior Chemist

Working for this multi-billion-pound market leading company means receiving a comprehensive benefits package that includes an annual bonus, up to 9% employer contribution pension, private health care, life assurance and 33 days holiday as standard.

Employees can opt for up to 5 days extra holiday leave or get an additional 2% holiday bonus instead.


Koura is a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of fluorine based products that play a fundamental role in enhancing everyday lives.

Our products are used in a vast range of applications such as the construction of towns and cities, keeping homes cool, food fresh and even in the treatment of respiratory conditions.

The company is based in Cheshire and is part of Orbia - a Purpose-led company with big aspirations.

We are out to advance life around the world while maximizing value to our shareholders, customers and employees.

Orbia is passionate about the topics that define how people will live and thrive tomorrow: the future of cities, buildings, agriculture, materials and transport.

Orbia has operations in 41 countries with more than 22,000 employees.


Koura are hiring a Process Engineer to be based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

The company is one of the world's leading chemical manufacturers, being the largest global producer of the specialist product manufactured across their sites.

Working for a company employing leading professionals within the sector, this Process Engineer opportunity provides the chance to contribute to an organisation that has achieved and is forecast to continue to achieve significant growth over the next few years.


Responsibilities of the Process Engineer:



  • Provide support to operating areas by taking ownership of and delivering work related to day-to-day support to the operating assets, reporting, troubleshooting/root cause analysis, projects & modifications, improvements and optimisation.

  • Work closely with and support the plant management team to ensure safe, reliable and efficient operation of the assets to achieve the overall business plan.



  • Demonstrate full personal and professional commitment to SHEQ&S and proactively support the management team in continuously complying with and improving SHEQ&S systems.

  • Act as the focal point for all modifications, shutdowns/task events and assigned projects for their areas and proactively comply, and where necessary, continuously improve management systems.

  • Develop and effectively coordinate systems related to safety, operability, costs or risk management such as but not limited to alarms, SIS, reliability, RCA, VPCs/unit usages, etc.


The successful Process Engineer will be educated to degree level or equivalent in a related discipline and have a background working within the Chemical, Utilities, Water, Power, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Nuclear, Pharmaceutical or any other Continuous/Batch Manufacturing industry.

Experience working in an Operations / Process Engineer / Technical Plant Manager role or similar is desirable.


Depending on the nature of the applicant, the successful Process Engineer will either be supporting the CTF plant, HF storage, effluent plant (a COMAH plant, COMAH experience preferable).


Please apply directly for further information regarding this Process Engineer role.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
  • Location: Bolton, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Science
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Contact: James Travis
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
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  • Posted: 2022-08-24 14:31:37 -

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