Sr. Project Engineer – Antwerp

The company

Our client is a global leader in design, engineering and delivery of facilities for high-tech industries. They have a rich history spanning over 100 years. Their origin is in Stuttgart, Germany. Today, our client is active with locations around the globe as they continue delivering some of the most challenging technology facilities in the world.

The role

In order to support its development, our client is looking for a Project Engineer for Life Sciences Projects and for the Belgium office (Antwerp).

Your duties and responsibilities

In the context of your mission, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing the technical planning, design and execution of all phases of the project in the field (Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Food and Industrial plant construction)
  • Leadership of the project : Internal and customer-side & coordination of the different disciplines.
  • Managing the associated budgets, recognition of deviations, technical change management.
  • Participating in the preparation of schedules, coordinating multidisciplinary dependencies in all phases of the project and monitoring the compliance and countermeasures in case of deviations, together with the planners.
  • Monitoring / controlling of the key documents such as PFD, P&ID, Line list, equipment lists, layout plans, one-line diagrams, specifications, etc. taking into account the requirements that must be respected in the design.
  • Elaborating and/or verification of the technical and commercial specifications, contract negotiations
  • Supervising of compliance to the design during construction, construction management
  • Ensuring incorporation of all safety and quality, client specific requirements
  • Controlling the codes and standards legally & contractually required across all discipline


Your profile

  • You possess a Master´s degree in engineering, preferably process engineering.
  • You have 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience as a project engineer in the Life Sciences industry, or related industries, preferably in different engineering disciplines.
  • You have proven experience in (piping & mechanical) engineering coordination, construction and commissioning.
  • You have a knowledge of relevant legislation and industry standards.
  • You are committed, flexible, creative, assertive, communicative, motivated and well-organized.
  • You like working in a team but you can also function in an independent and safe way, you will be able to perceive useful items from the field to fulfil in a design.
  • You are Fluent Dutch and English. Preference of some French.

The client’s values

The client’s values are the guiding principles for their behavior at the client when dealing with their clients and other stakeholders of their company as well as when managing internal matters. Respecting and holding to these values, they will achieve future success together.

We live “safety first”

We are committed to an incident-free workplace where everyone goes home safe. We extend our safety advocacy beyond company walls. We put people and their wellbeing at the heart of everything we do.

We collaborate as one team

We cultivate an open and transparent environment based on mutual respect. We celebrate inclusion and diversity. We connect expertise by building solution-driven teams and appreciate both individual and team contributions. We communicate effectively.

We shape the future

We actively drive the trends and innovations that will shape tomorrow’s world. We continuously learn and improve to meet future needs. We embrace new ideas and creativity. We act sustainably to build a better future for generations to come.

We act with integrity at all times

We are trustworthy and reliable – always endeavor to do the right thing. We build relationships with our clients, business partners and colleagues on a foundation of honesty and transparency. We comply with our code of conduct, policies and all applicable laws and regulations.

We commit to excellence

We take pride in our industry-leading competence and expertise. We encourage and enable our people to achieve their full potential.  We adhere to high quality standards. We translate our excellence into project execution in an efficient, pragmatic and timely way. We focus on sustainable growth and profitability.

We are dedicated

We carry responsibility and accountability in our everyday work. We actively take ownership of our actions. We strive to overcome all hurdles to keep our commitments. We go the extra mile to achieve successful results. We bring inspiration and dedication to everything we do.



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