Lead Engineer Plant Layout

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich (Schweiz)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • Technical occupations (other)
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

  • You create and coordinate the layout concept for the entire plant
  • You establish the maintenance concepts in coordination with specialists in the team
  • While coordinate the plant engineering with architecture and civil design, you also prepare and coordinate the civil indications / building data input
  • You coordinate and implement the requirements of the installation team
  • You represent and lead the layout engineers from the different disciplines in the project
  • You conduct and lead the Quality Gate Reviews for all matters related to the plant layout
  • Travelling of about 10% is also part of your task

Your experiences

  • Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineer (or equivalent) with 5+ years’ experience in design of complex plant layouts
  • High competence in planning, coordination, communication and project team leading skills with the ability to handle different expectations
  • Proactive, responsible, team-oriented, and assertive personality
  • Thorough knowledge of 3D planning tools (PDMS / E3D) and solid MS Office skills
  • Good knowledge of ASME, EN, HSE norms, and plant engineering
  • Fluency in English, French or German are a plus

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.