Viridium Associates

Engineer

Job Summary

Company:

Viridium Associates

Category:

Engineering

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Bioenergy

Close Date:

12/05/12

Compensation:

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Netherlands

Address To:

Carina Tolle

Description

 

Area: Biomass, Gasification, Netherlands, Renewable Energy 
 
Chemical Engineer, Netherlands, Negotiable
My client is a Consulting & Engineering company and deploys over 500 highly educated employeneurs, specialists and consultants with various clients on a project basis. Clients include Philips, ASML, Océ, TNO, Academic Hospital Maastricht, DSM, Nuon-Heliantos, Essent, Vebo, the Ministry of Defence and the Municipality of Amsterdam. The company is often closely involved in the core development(s) of its clients.
 
Position Overview: 
In this position you are responsible for the gasification process of biomass. You will be working in a team of 10 people and will be reporting straight to the Senior Engineer. They are looking to talk someone on board who is willing to as well travel internationally. 
 
Responsibilities:
- working on new biomass projects and developments
- researching new technologies 
- gasification of biomass
- improve the overall process of SNG (Synthetic Natural Gas)
- Responsible for parameters like temperature, gas phase residence time, oxidant, bed material and composition of the biomass are experimentally screened
 
Education:
- Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering required
- Eindhoven University degree a plus
 
Core Requirements:
- Minimum 3 years experience within the chemical, refining, coal gasification and/or synthesis gas industries is required
- Sound knowledge of basic and theoretical Chemical engineering principles required
- Willingness to develop new engineering ideas and concepts from inception to implementation needed
- Knowledge and experience with kinetic modelling for reactor design, fluidized bed reactor technology, and/or operating units is a plus.
 
General Requirements:
- Ability to provide guidance to less experience designers and engineers required
- good sense of humour 
- being a hand-on person 
- willing to learn
 
Key Skills
- Eindhoven Degree is a high plus 
- speak English
- speak Dutch is a plus 
- work permit for EU
 
For more information please send a Word copy of your CV to apply-315833177-4524@at.idibu.com, call us on +44 (0) 203 005 5560, or visit www.viridiumassociates.com. No PDFs please. We can only respond to applicants with relevant experience as detailed above.