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Process Engineer

Job Category:  Engineering
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Montmeló, ES

Job Type:  Full Time
Job ID:  2086

Corbion develops sustainable solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations.


As a Process Engineer reporting  to the Engineering & Technology Manager, you will be part of a very dynamic, knowledgeable and engaged team of 12 engineers and (bio) chemists. Your main responsibility is to lead the design and implementation of production process improvements in Corbion fermentation and downstream/purification areas.




  • Evaluate different options to improve process in terms of safety, sustainability, capacity, efficiency, robustness, etc.
  • Present the project ideas to the different areas involved and get approval from stakeholders
  • Bridge between Plant Technology and Engineering (evaluation, screening & design of optimisation ideas) to hand over projects for execution
  • Lead implementation of projects under your responsibility
  • Collaborate with Plant technology team in the process improvement ideas evaluation and troubleshooting of specific issues
  • Collaborate with Plant technology team in the implementation of optimization ideas
  • Support to Plant Technology in trials and start-ups
  • Back-up of plant technologists when needed
  • Participate or lead multidisciplinary continuous improvement teams




  • Minimum 3 years of experience in process / project engineering or manufacturing in chemical, food or pharma manufacturing environment
  • Abilities for teamwork & team building.
  • Hands-on & can do attitude.
  • Experience in installation, erection or/and revamping of installations.
  • Accustomed to follow-up projects at field and its start-up.
  • Accustomed to establish relationships with suppliers of machinery and installation companies.
  • Proactive, dynamic and autonomous behavior.
  • Good command of English (Minimum B2 level).
  • Basic PRL (*) certificate (50 h) (*) Spanish law for labor safety prevention.



About Corbion 

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2020, Corbion generated annual sales of € 986.5 million and has a workforce of over 2250 employees. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information: www.corbion.com


Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

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