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Engineer in Training (B.Eng Chemical) – Ref: 713081 – Enshrine Candidate Marketing

Discipline: Chemical Engineering (Degree, Candidate Engineer (ECSA)). Industry in: Energy (power generation / renewables), years of experience range: 1 to 2 years, annual package range: R151 000 – R250 000.

Engineer in Training with power plant experience – in risk, process, reliability engineering and management.
Science Expo Honors, Winner of Provincial Eskom Expo for young Scientists and Bronze Medalist ( 2008) Academic Honors (2006), Regional Science Olympiad, Academic Honors (2005).
Ideal position & responsibilities: Process Simulation Modeler, Data analyst, Process Engineer: Trend and Data analysis, problem solving, process optimization.
Modeling Experience: Matlab, Simulink, Aspen HYSYS, COMSOL, Excel and Visual Basic.

A self-driven female engineer with attentive to detail, creative, inquisitive. Ability to analyse complex problems and data, interpret trends to solve problems and make recommendations based on findings. Eager to learn and to further develop her analytical, critical thinking and quantitative skills to develop simulation models and perform statistical analysis. Seeking a technical suitably challenging role to best apply her talents experience, while enabling further personal and professional development.

Candidate location: South Africa

Home & other languages: Afrikaans, English.

Designation: Chemical Engineer

Highest qualification type: Degree

University: North-West University

Company size: ‘10001 +

Division: Engineering / Design / Draughting / Drawing Office

Seniority level: Degreed Engineer – Lead / Senior / Principal / Chief

Gender:                                    Female

Ethnicity:                                 Caucasian/White

Nationality:                              South African

Highest Formal Qualification:  B.Eng Chemical

Current / most recent job title?

Engineer in Training

Primary purpose of current/most recent position:

Process and Reliability Engineering:
To implement risk based inspections on the Power Plant
To solve process related problems and to optimize plant efficiency

Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

To interface with operating, maintenance, and system engineers to solve plant related problems.
To conduct daily checks and plant inspections, small-scale investigations and trend analysis on real-time plant data. To successfully conduct semi-quantitative and detailed risk assessments on all plant components to implement risk based inspections.

Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:

Engineer in Training at Lethabo Power Station with power plant experience and experience in risk engineering and management. Possesses excellent interpersonal and communicating skills. A self-driven, attentive to detail, creative, inquisitive individual with the ability to analyse data, interpret trends to solve problems and make recommendations based on findings. Seeking to build on extensive range of technical skills, that include analytical and problem solving skills, within a suitably challenging role and best utilize existing skills and experience, while enabling further personal and professional development.

Ideal business title: 

Process Simulation Modeler, Data analyst, Process Engineer

Key responsibilities and accountabilities of ideal position:

Trend and Data analysis, problem solving, process optimization

Skill area of competence:

Analytical Skills
Problem Solving Skills
Organizational Skills
Time Management Skills
Leadership Skills

Career summary:

18 months: operations, maintenance, engineering.

Ideal company (culture and values):

Company Values should include integrity, loyalty, were an individual can grow and train with support from co-workers, a company that takes care of its own and where individuals can have a healthy work-life balance. Team building is vital. A company where achievements can be celebrated.

What do you absolutely love doing?

Data and Trend Analysis, Problem solving

Motivation to move (please select): Career growth

Location Preference: I am open to positions both nationally and internationally.


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