Specialist Industrial Waste Water Treatment (IWWT)

Requisition ID:  1218

Zug, CH, 6300

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As a global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions, Holcim is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of our strategy, we are becoming a net-zero company, with our people and communities at the heart of our success. We are driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. It’s all thanks to our 70,000 talented people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.

Holcim people are passionate about finding better ways to build. They embrace innovation and improvement with a pioneering spirit. They work as trusted partners, creating better solutions and experiences for their customers, communities, and colleagues.


  • Participating in the full process design starting from early project stages supporting feasibility, pre-FEED, FEED and EPC to position CO2 capture technologies and solutions
  • Performing engineering tasks, simulations for part or the entire CO2 capture process
  • Propose safe, sound, innovative and optimized technical solutions providing short to long term competitive technical as well as financial (Capex/Opex) advantages   
  • Executing process engineering tasks in the context of CCUS projects and its IWWT systems, in compliance with all applicable safety and process design standards
  • Contributing to the evaluation and promotion of new process technologies, and to the improvement of Holcim process design standards


As we continue to look for more sustainable ways to build, we need world-class talent to join our team. People who are passionate about sustainability, driven by curiosity and keen to grow, learn, develop and thrive in our high-performance culture.


  • Proposing, in the field of process engineering, safe, innovative, and optimized solutions.
  • Identifying and managing process interfaces with existing facilities.
  • Preparing and issuing a process statement for each project.
  • Incorporating all applicable safety and process design standards on technical scope of the projects
  • Participating and contributing to the design reviews (safety in design, construction, operability, and maintainability)
  • Providing support and expertise to the project teams for trouble shooting during commissioning participating to performance tests   
  • Conducting a process watch with suppliers and proposing new process.



Level of education/qualifications normally required:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree, in Industrial Chemical or Environmental Engineering


Specific work experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in IWWT projects or equivalent


Technical / functional skills:

  • Technical leadership in IWWT of CC plant concept development, project scoping and project bid proposal evaluation.
  • Knowledge in specific chemical process simulation software for water.
  • Manufacturing background e.g., industrial water treatment in the petrochemical industry, industrial gas production industry or similar.
  • Knowledge in IWWT plant process, technology selection, plant design, engineering (pre-FEED and FEED Studies), project execution, commissioning, operation.
  • Knowledge of main process equipment technology, economical valuation of different technologies and associated risks.


Language skills:

  • Capable to professionally communicate and negotiate in English.
  • Other languages is a plus.


Mobility requirements:

  • Frequent business-related travels to project/supplier premises and construction sites or plants. 


Do you want to work in an international and dynamic working environment with attractive benefits? We are looking for colleagues to join our team to build progress for people and the planet.

Please submit your CV, a motivation letter and relevant documents with information on the career portal. No agencies can be considered.