Process Engineer

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Location: Felixstowe, Suffolk
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908010
Apply Now

Are you a Process Engineer with over 5 years’ experience?

Do you hold a degree in Chemical Engineering or Micro Biology, or equivalent?

The Just Recruitment Group is recruiting on behalf of our client based in Felixstowe, a global leader in the development, production and marketing of yeast, bacteria and specialty ingredients.

You will capable of working on your own initiative in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Key aspects of the role include the improvement of existing and implementation of new manufacturing processes and equipment.

Reporting to the Plant Manager, the successful candidate will also be responsible for:

  • Monitoring continuous improvement on quality, efficiency and cost savings.
  • Analysing manufacturing data to improve the processes, monitor and measure progress to targets and KPIs.
  • Investigating operational problems affecting production and recommending/delivering solutions.
  • Developing, designing and integrating new technologies into production.
  • Processing design & detail engineering including diagrams, design calculations and selection of equipment, etc. for tenders.
  • Training and supervising staff on new development processes and technology.

Skills and attributes required:

  • Qualified in a food manufacturing, chemical, biochemical engineering science degree or equivalent.
  • Strong organisational and project management skills.
  • Experience of lean manufacturing techniques.
  • Experience in designing and implementing technology on a production line.
  • Good communication skills at all levels.
  • Demonstrable report writing skills.


  • 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme

Due to the nature of the business, living within a commutable location or willingness to relocate is required for this role. 

Should this role be exactly what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact us or simply apply here!

Contact Jody Collings to talk about this role on 01376 517079