Proposal Engineer (m/f)

Job omschrijving

MECS, a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont, is a leading global provider of process technology, proprietary specialty equipment, and technical services to the sulfuric acid industry. A large share of the world's sulfuric acid producers use MECS technology to capture sulfur that would otherwise become a pollutant and transform it into sulfuric acid, the most widely used chemical in the world and a vital part of virtually every industry. MECS technologies enable its users -- primarily in the fertilizer, non-ferrous metals, petroleum refining and chemical industries -- to operate with improved environmental characteristics including reduced air emissions, improved operational efficiencies and lower energy use.

DuPont Sustainable Solutions, offers collaborative consulting and solutions-driven technologies and services that help organizations transform their workplaces and work cultures to become safer, more efficient, and more environmentally sustainable. Its offerings are grouped into four practice areas: Safety Resources, Sustainable Operations, Clean Technologies, and Training Solutions. MECS is part of the Clean Technologies business.

Based in the MECS Europe/Africa office in Hoeilaart near the Brussels ring, our team, that consists of 25 persons, is currently looking for a

proposal engineer (m/f)

The Proposal Engineer is responsible for learning the basic sulfuric acid process technologies with a specific emphasis on SULFOX and DynaWave, learning and using basic design tools, and executing small or limited process designs for assigned proposals. The Proposal Engineer is a critical interface between the SULFOX business group, engineering and the global sales team. Good working relationships with regional sales leaders and across MECS functions and engineering disciplines will be essential. The engineer is expected to work with close design supervision to carry out the design philosophy expressed in MECS design standards. The engineer will work closely with their supervisor and other discipline engineers of similar or higher levels on various proposals. Attention to detail and quality work are required to provide designs and proposals that are competitive, reliable, and efficient.


For this position, we are looking for
•a master in (Chemical) Engineering;
•experience in chemical engineering, project management or a related functional area;
•with excellent communication skills, oral and written, in English – French and/or additional languages are an asset;
•a good knowledge of the Microsoft software – other software experiences are a plus;
•a good knowledge of automated engineering and design equipment;
•an analytical, organized and accurate way of working;
•a flexible, pragmatic and stress resistant team player;
•an entrepreneurial mindset;
•you like to work in a small environment with direct communication on all levels and where anticipation on not-task related issues is part of the team culture;
•willing to travel.

Job aanbod

We offer you a permanent position with an attractive salary, a competitive remuneration package in a pleasant no-nonsense environment. You can start immediately.

Hoe solliciteren


Please send your motivation letter and CV to:
MECS Europe/Africa BVBA
ROZENDAL, Building B - Terhulpsesteenweg 6 - B-1560 HOEILAART – BELGIUM
or Natalie Neyt, Recruitment & Selection,, tel +32 2 658 26 20

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