Process Engineer

Location India – Mumbai

About you: 
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If you have world class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector. We respect heritage, talent, hard work and ambition and can offer an environment of truthfulness, optimism, professionalism, and warmth. Are you ready? 

Our values: 
At Kent, we are driven by the energy within every member of our 10,000-strong team. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. We employ and empower the best and let them make decisions. Our values define and drive us every day to be the very best – for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet.

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging: 
We recognize that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.  
Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.  

Kent is recruiting a Process Engineer on a contract basis (for 6 months, but likely to convert to a permanent position depending on the performance during the contract period and the project availability) based in Mumbai, India. You will be responsible for leading medium sized FEED and Detailed engineering projects involving process discipline efforts. 

Job Description – Process Engineer


  • Review Process design basis and ensure its implementation in the project.
  • Prepare process discipline design deliverables such as Process datasheets, design calculations, PFD, P&ID, Cause and Effects, Alarm List, Line list etc.
  • Preparation of deliverables for the project design reviews
  • Active participation in Hazop studies.
  • Participate in SIL review to give required process inputs
  • Perform inter-discipline squad checks for other discipline key deliverables, drawings, etc.
  • Shall have effective interaction with other disciplines to get required process inputs
  • Provide process inputs to other disciplines like mechanical, piping, instrumentation, civil, etc.
  • Review and comment on vendor documents
  • Attend risk management meetings, value addition meetings, and other safety related meetings as required

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience: 

Candidates having 5 to 8 years’ experience in Engineering office of Reputed Consulting Engineering Companies preferably in the field of Refinery, Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals will be preferred.
Software Experience:

  • Aspen Hysis suite
  • Steady state/Transient hydraulics like AFT Fathom, Arrow, KORF, Pipenet, Pipephase.
  • HTRI
  • Microsoft Office Suite

Qualification/ Certification:

Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering

Skills Requirement:

  • Refinery experience will be preferred OR Oil and gas experience needed
  • Experience in FEED and detailed engineering of projects handling refinery and/or petrochemical products, storage tank farms, transportation of petroleum products (liquid/gas) via pipelines, road loading gantries, etc.
  • Should have worked upon and handled major Process Deliverables like PFD, H&MB, P&IDs, Cause and Effect Diagrams, Alarm lists, line list, battery limit conditions, etc.
  • Must have worked on projects involving various refinery units, oil and gas well heads, separation stations, utilities and offsite facilities including storage tanks, spheres, bullets, and utility packages required for refinery, oil & gas and petrochemical plants
  • Must have knowledge of International Codes & Standards and Best Engineering Practices that apply to Process
  • Quality management system and procedures
  • Should know Project management and control procedures
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of Process workflow and interdisciplinary co-ordination with other disciplines
  • Project Risk Assessment
  • Adherence to HSE norms
  • Proficiency in understanding of Process design aspects

Core Competencies:

  • Should have sound chemical engineering basics
  • Should have knowledge and exposure to various process engineering softwares
  • Should be a good team member
  • Should have a flexible and adaptive approach
  • Proactive
  • Decision Making in own work area
  • Problem analysis and resolution


  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Presentation and business communication skill
  • Identify/report technical concerns and solutions in a clear and concise manner
  • Communicate effectively with the team and with the projects team.
  • Attend project and team meeting

Details about the role: 

Location: Mumbai
Relocation required: Not Applicable
Travel required:
 At times for job requirements like Hazop attendance or critical client meetings at various other Kent offices across the globe. Also may involve deputation to other Kent offices / Client offices on a short term or long term basis

Contract type:  6 months Contract
Experience level: 5-8 years



On 30th July 2021, Kentech acquired the Oil and Gas Business of SNC-Lavalin. This led to the exciting relaunch of our new company, now known as Kent. For more info about Kent and the history of the companies that joined forces, please visit our new website: This site will be closed in the coming months.