Process Engineer Execution

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Milano (Italy)
  • 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

As a Process Engineer you’re responsible for the process specifications for a range of different technologies in flue gas treatment and balance of the plant, as well as producing heat and mass balance, piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID), engineering lists and functional descriptions for programming control systems. Your role is to support the project team throughout the design, procurement and commissioning process, including on-site presence (travel might accounts for approximately 10% of your job), and to act as the point of contact for all process related matters for the Energy from Waste plant.

You'll be involved from the proposal stage through to handover, contributing your expertise:
  • Contact person in the project team, at meetings with third parties in all process issues 
  • Cooperation in process engineering risk analyses (e.g. Hazardous operation study) 
  • Process engineering review during commissioning and trial operation 
  • Ensures that the implementation of process engineering in the project is in accordance with the basic concept, HZI policies and guidelines. 
  • Checking of planning with regard to the fulfilment of process engineering requirements and, if necessary, initiation of modification measures 
  • Maintenance of the standards (e.g. P&ID, engineering lists, copy templates) 
  • Compliance with the HZI working methodology and guidelines (e.g. Comos guidelines) 
  • Is aware of the HSE requirements relevant to the function, implements and complies with them 
  • Being part of an expert team in the field of thermal and biological waste recovery, where your actions does matter 
  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity along a project cycle of several years 
  • Opportunity to grow and develop expertise in the field

Your experiences

Job specific qualification
  • You are someone independent, detailed orientated that has at heart to learn and discover technologies  
  • You have a MAS/Bachelor, FH/TH degree in technical background (mechanical, process) 
  • You already worked in a similar position where you developed a knowledge of process engineering procedures and plant automation 
  • You have a strong command of CAE and engineering software (e.g. Comos, ..) 
  • As advantage you already have know-how in Flue gas treatment and/or balance of plant  
  • Fluent in English (German of advantage) 

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.

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