Job title: Process Engineer - Water & Wastewater - Germany
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Frankfurt
  • Water
  • Water - Treatment Equipment
Salary type: Annual
Salary: €60,000.00 EUR
Job published: 2019-04-05
Job ID: 32259
Contact name: Richard Garvey
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Job Description

Harrison Frazer is working with a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry.


Purpose and Scope: 


The Process Engineer is a technical leader who is responsible for ensuring new and existing systems meet customer expectations. He/She is actively involved in project execution activities from initial design through customer acceptance testing. Key resource for technical input and advanced troubleshooting activities. Essential role in project implementation.


Essential Duties: 


    • Designs, engineers and analyzes products, problems, processes and systems.
    • Researches, investigates, tests and develops products, problems, processes and system designs.
    • Collects, evaluates and analyzes results and data to find solutions relative to customer requirements, problems and opportunities.
    • Defines conditions for the integration of water process systems into customer applications
    • Plans, and directs internal and outsourced resources in the disciplines of Contracts Administration, Engineering, Sales, Procurement, Pilot Testing, Scientific & Laboratory Services, Fabrication, Field Service and Technical Documentation
    • Communicates, reports (both oral and written) results, progress, and status
    • Supports Sales/Field Service by understanding product application and resolving problems with customers.

Qualifications/Competencies: Education and Experience: 


  • Engineering related education
  • Several years of experiences in the Water environment (WasteWater, Watertreatment, etc) is a must
  • Strong process knowledge in the relevant field
  • Customer facing skills
  • Self directed and motivated
  • Ability of critical thinking
  • A problem solver mentality
  • Business fluent in German and English is a must, any other additional language skills are a plus

Technical Requirements: 


  • Professional, credible and comfortable in dealing with both senior company executives and/or technical staff. 
  • Proven negotiation skills to achieve both Customer and Company needs. 
  • Able to travel 30-40% both domestically and internationally without restrictions. 
  • Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Office 365 proficiency. 

Physical Requirements: 


  • Ability to remain in a stationary position (standing or sitting) for 80% of the time.
  • Frequently moves about the office and meets with staff.
  • Frequently operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a printer, calculator, copy machine, and computer printer. 
  • Occasionally ascends/descends stairs but never ladders. 
  • Occasionally positions self to maintain comfortable working environment. 
  • This position frequently communicates with customers and employees. Must be able to exchange accurate information. 
  • Occasionally moves packages weighing up to 40 pounds. 


  • Specific Language Skills: 
  • English, required 
  • German, required
  • Any other languages are a plus!


The right individual for this position will be rewarded with a competitive salary plus additional benefits package.


Apply in confidence.


Harrison Frazer provides effective Retained Executive Search & Selection services, along with specialist Market Mapping and bespoke Recruitment solutions to key industry sectors on a global basis, with successful ongoing partnerships with many leading multinational organizations. We are trusted advisors to high-profile candidates and clients across the board.