Process Engineering (H/F/X)

September 6th 2022

Laporte Euro is the European subsidiary of the Laporte Group, a Canadian Engineering Services company of 450 employees, specializing in pharmaceutical, biotechnological, food and industrial engineering. We offer a wide range of services in the process, packaging, cleanrooms, utilities, automation, and regulatory compliance fields. The Group is present in Canada, the United States and Europe. One of our major clients are GSK Vaccines, Novartis, Pfizer, MSD, Solvay pharmaceutical, and many other...

Mission Description

  • Collect and develop user requirements: Identify customer needs and translate into technical solutions
  • Process Flow Diagram definition and P&ID elaboration
  • Development of material / mass (flow, pressure drop) and thermal balances
  • Pre-sizing of equipment and instruments needed for setting up the process (pumps, reactors, piping, equipment, ...) and define their specifications and key parameters
  • Draft various technical documents adapted to customer requests (technical specifications)
  • Manage the Call for tenders and evaluate suppliers from a technical, cost, quality and planning aspects
  • Approval of supplier execution studies
  • Coordinate and monitor supplier’s execution up to commissioning 
  • Assist to qualification activities
  • Participate in risk analysis and project review (HAZOP, AMDEC… etc.)
  • Participate in process optimization studies
You will develop your skills by working on international projects and through job mobility within the group, depending on the opportunities. Our corporate culture allows you to grow in an environment that promotes accountability and professional growth.

Candidate profile

  • Master’s degree in bioprocess or process engineering or similar fields with at least 10 years of experience (including internship) in pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), an asset if in pharmaceutical operations and facilities 
  • Knowledge of the field standards
  • Fluent and technical English required
  • French/Dutch will be an asset
  • Teamwork and autonomy 
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Disciplined and organized
  • Flexibility
  • Analytical skills and adaptability
  • Curiosity and sense of innovation


  • Attractive salary package

Contact Details

To apply send your application (CV + Cover letter) to:
Please give details of the industrial projects you worked on. 
Recruitment process:
We review all applications, selected candidates will be contacted for a team interview (or by telephone) followed by a face-to-face interview.

Each new employee benefits from an integration process (reception, introduction, integration)

Note: We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.