Process Design Engineer


CIRCA Group is a top ranked Australian startup which has more than ten years of history in transforming wood based biomass into bio solvent called Cyrene ™. Cyrene ™ is expected to replace in a near future multiple usual oil-based solvents. Production capacities are expected to grow accordingly. 

 The European program called Bio Based Innovation is supporting the construction of the first flagship commercial plant of CIRCA in the Grand Est Region of France through Resolute®, the European consortium made with 10 partners of CIRCA. 

Descriptif du poste

CIRCA is currently building its project team in France, and is hiring a 5 to 10 year experienced chemical process engineer with continuous and batch distillation background. Some insights of the biomass processes are welcome.

 Based on the sanitary situation, there will be a necessary stay in Tasmania where the demo plant is located, for a couple of months. Working from home is welcome as long as the candidate can demonstrate the ability to lead the process activities for the French project, interacting remotely with various stakeholders such as key vendors, engineering companies, research teams. The job will then be based close to the CHEMESIS platform, Carling-St Avold (57).

Salary expectations to be discussed based on the candidate experience, for a full-time open-ended contract.

Profil recherché

The candidate should have an appetite for working in a multicultural startup environment, with an entrepreneurial mindset. His/her past experiences give him/her an oversight of the whole project life cycle from process design to start-up phase and operations, allowing to future career development. The function reports to the Resolute® Operations Manager. Fluent English speaking is of course a must. 

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