Process Fuel Engineer

  • 09/01/2020
  • Ref.0421

On Line People Limited are currently looking for a Process Fuel Engineer to work for one of our major clients based in Scunthorpe. This is a full-time contract position with an initial duration of 3-6 months, this will then be reviewed and potentially made permanent for the right candidate.

What you need to know about the role:

Reporting to the Area Fuel Engineer you will be part of a team that is responsible for managing the infrastructure of the steelworks process gases, mixing stations and gas supply network. The team monitors efficiencies and energy consumption across the site.

Your principle responsibilities will be day to day operations of the gas systems and driving improvements both within the Fuel Department and with consumers across the Site. This includes developing and maintaining procedures, arranging plant outages and maintenance work and working with the distribution team to monitor plant operations and implement changes as required.

As part of the role you will identify areas for improvement via plant monitoring and KPI’s driving continuous Improvement through Six Sigma principles. You will also manage improvement projects through to implementation. There is a requirement to carry out field work that occasionally involves unsociable hours and call outs.


  • Experience as a Process Engineer or similar type of role is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.
  • Knowledge of a steelworks (or other upper tier COMAH) environment or experience on a gas processing/distribution system would be advantageous.
  • Ideally you will be qualified to HNC level in a STEM subject, preferably Chemical Engineering, or have relevant industrial experience.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal are essential along with excellent IT skills.