Process Engineer

  • Climeworks
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • Mar 19, 2020
Full Time Chemistry Engineering: Other

Job Description

Climeworks captures CO2 from air with the world’s first commercial carbon removal technology. Our direct air capture plants remove CO2 from the atmosphere to supply to customers and to unlock a negative emissions future.


Your Role: 

  • You are thriving for basic and detail process engineering and focus on optimizing our plants.
  • You design, specify and select process engineering components and furthermore maintain relevant supplier networks.
  • You are creating and updating P&IDs.
  • You are continuously learning from our current plants in operation to further improve the detail engineering of our new plants.
  • You train and sustain methodology on process risk assessment and guide others in relevant norms and directives.


  • You hold a university degree in process engineering, chemical engineering or a related engineering discipline.
  • You have at least 3 years’ work experience in a similar role. Knowledge in heat exchanger design, pressure drop calculations and plant construction are a definite plus.
  • You have advanced knowledge in independently developing piping and instrumentation diagrams and you also bring knowledge of EU norms and directives.
  • You are furthermore familiar with HAZOP, SIL and LOPA methodologies.
  • You are a person that really owns the work, is in love with detail oriented work and that thrives to workin an interdisciplinary team.
  • Are you on top of that fluent in German and English? Then we are really keen to get to know you.

Organization Type



Carbon Removal & Utilization Engineering