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juli 2022

Projectleider a.i. – Covra – Borssele – INGEVULD

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De Centrale Organisatie Voor Radioactief Afval (COVRA) heeft als enig bedrijf in Nederland de taak om al het radioactief afval te verzamelen, verwerken en op te slaan. Alle bedrijven in Nederland die een vergunning op grond van de kernenergiewet hebben om met radioactieve stoffen te werken, zijn verplicht hun radioactief afval aan COVRA aan te bieden. Om de zorgtaak voor het radioactieve afval te kunnen uitvoeren heeft COVRA een opslag- en verwerkingsfaciliteit gerealiseerd in Zeeland, op het haventerrein Vlissingen-Oost in de gemeente Borssele.

COVRA werkt continu aan de verbetering en uitbreiding van de locatie.

Voor één van de deelprojecten, zijn wij op zoek naar een Projectleider a.i.


In deeltijd (2 tot 3 dagen per week) toezicht houden op de scoping, planning en uitvoering van het project, uitgevoerd door 2 externe contractors.


Senior projectleider. Mechanische achtergrond. Sterk in projectmanagement, maar ook kennis van contract management. Ervaring in uitvoering in complexe technische projecten.

Start: zsm

Duur: 6 maanden

HR Manager – LBC Tank Terminals – Rotterdam

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LBC Tank Terminals, with its’ headquarters in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, is an independent operator of midstream and downstream bulk liquid storage facilities for chemicals, oils and refined petroleum products currently owning and operating a global network of terminals with a combined storage capacity of 3.0 million m³. The global footprint consists of 7 facilities located in Europe and America serving over 70 customers, including all major players.

LBC’s long-term strategic direction in defined. The strategic direction is translated into 5 priorities they persue in order to become world leading reference for chemical storage solutions. The 5 priorities are sustainability and CSR, growth, operational excellence, margin improvement and digitalization and automation.

In the terminal in de Rotterdam area, LBC is executing a multi-year expansion project in five phases. Having recently commissioned the 2nd phase, they are now preparing for the third phase. Over time, the terminal capacity will be tripled from today’s situation.

LBC is currently recruiting for the position of


Tasks/duties: tbd

LNG Process Engineer – Vopak – Rotterdam

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Vopak is the world’s leading storage provider for energy and other essential products. Located at major shipping crossroads and supply gateways, Vopak continues to grow and invest in new assets and invests heavily in growth in new energies.

Vopak is currently playing a central role in securing future supply of natural gas to Western Europe. They are expanding rapidly on their LNG terminal in the port of Rotterdam and in cooperation with Gasunie, are participating in a FRSU that is going to be active near Eemshaven in the north of the Netherlands.

Also projects in other cryogenic gases are under development. To further strengthen the organization, Vopak is currently recruiting a

LNG & Cryo Gas Process Engineer

The LNG & Cryo Gas Process Engineer is responsible for the review and development of P&ID’s in several LNG, CO2, Hydrogen and Green Ammonia import terminal projects. Together with Vopak’s Project Manager, you engage with the design companies in reviewing process safety with HAZID and HAZOP sessions. In dialogue with the future Operators, he/she discusses the operability and maintainability of the process plant. This can be LNG import, but also CO2, H2 and NH3 import, storage, re-liquefaction and regasification. Vopak is also having small-scale LNG liquefaction in its project portfolio. 

Where the project design is frozen and construction is moving ahead, the role as LNG & Cryo Gas Process Engineer gravitates towards Commissioning and Start-up Engineer. Drafting and reviewing of Pre-Commissioning, Commissioning , Start-up and Performance Test procedures, in coordination with the construction contractors, is part of the role. Planning the (pre-)commissioning schedule and prioritizing / sequencing mechanical completions to meet commissioning deadlines is also required. Before start-up, he/she will carry out a Pre Start-up Safety Review (PSSR) together with the future Operators of the terminal.


  • Master’s degree in Engineering, with specialization in Chemical or Process Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimal 5 years experience in LNG Process Engineering and Commissioning, with extensive field experience on site during construction, commissioning and hand-over to operations. 
  • Knowledge of and experience with key codes and standards related to cryogenic gas installations and equipment, such as EU Seveso-III Directive, EN 1473 “Installation and Equipment for LNG – design of onshore installations”, ISO 16903 “Installation and Equipment for LNG – material selection”, NFPA 59A “Standard for the Production, Storage and Handling of LNG”, 33 CFR Part127 “Waterfront facilities Handling LNG and Liquified Hazardous Gas” 
  • Flexibility to work internationally at different locations.
  • Excellent stakeholder management on different levels.
  • Proven Safety leadership and service mindedness.
  • Strong conceptual and analytical skills.
  • Entrepreneurial, energetic personality, self-motivated.
  • Focus on continuous improvement and disciplined execution.
  • Good interpersonal skills and good communicator, able to communicate effectively in English in all layers of the organization.


  • Market conform salary depending on skills and experience
  • Bonus opportunity
  • 30 holidays on an annual basis
  • Collective Health Insurance (contribution Vopak of 50% of basic package)
  • Vopak’s own pension scheme
  • Vopak continuously invests in personal growth, and future career path within Vopak

Head of Process Engineering – GIDARA Energy – The Hague/Amsterdam

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GIDARA Energy has the ambition to become a global processing company converting non-recyclable waste into valuable chemical building blocks and advanced biofuels. They will do so by employing their patented High Temperature Winkler (HTW®) technology, the leading gasification technology, with decades of experience at commercial scale. GIDARA Energy develops its own projects from initial concept based on own proprietary technology into full operations.

GIDARA Energy operates in a fast-growing market that presents many potential opportunities. They must be selective in choosing the best combination of location, feedstock, product and business partners including customers. Their first projects are well under way and their ambitious plans to develop future projects are supported by strong and growing demand for our products, underpinned by accelerating regulation.

The technology department renders services in further developing the HTW technology in making it easily applicable in different circumstances, and making use of several types of feedstock. Also the technology department is active in the realization of the new to be built plants throughout Europe.

Within the technology department a growing group of highly educated Process and Technology Engineers is active. They are active in R&D, projects and will be involved in the commissioning and start-up of the new plants.

To lead and manage this growing group of 15 Process Engineers, Gidara is currently looking for a

Head of Process Engineering

He/she will be responsible for:

  • taking responsibility for the output of the process engineering team
  • further developing the process engineering team and the individual team members
  • prioritizing the work that needs to be done
  • personally contributing to reviews and studies
  • contributing to strategic focus and direction with regards to process engineering


  • Strong leadership skills
  • Analytic
  • Able to get the message/information across
  • Result driven
  • Deliver committed work timely
  • Open and transparent


  • Academic degree in Chemical Engineering/Technology or similar
  • At least 10 years of managerial experience leading a team of highly qualified professionals in process engineering
  • Solid background in petrochemical industry working for an international petrochemical or oil major or working for an international active engineering contractor
  • International scope
  • Fluent in English

Salary indication

Eu. 110.000 – 130.000 + bonus + excellent sec.package

Senior Projectmanager – Vopak – Rotterdam

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Vopak is the world’s leading storage provider for energy and other essential products. Located at major shipping crossroads and supply gateways, Vopak continues to grow and invest in new assets and invests heavily in growth in new energies.

To manage their largest green and brown field projects, Vopak is currently looking for a


Tasks: Efficient management of large industrial projects from feasibility until completion. Focus on projects with a value of over Eu. 50 mio. Stage gate reviews, risk mitigation, contracting strategy, etc.etc..

Setting up a professional project organization, consisting of own staff as well as external (EPC) contractors. Key words: Strong leadership skills, stakeholder management, excellent communicator.

Mentor of the Vopak projectmanagement team; helping and advising other projectmanagers on their projects.

Profile: Academic degree (mechanical, E/I/ process), with a minimum of 10 years relevant working experience in projectmanagement, working on large, complex, multidisciplinary technical projects in the petrochemical industry. Knowledge about project management tools and standards.

Salary: eu. 120.000 + 140.000 + bonus + excellent sec.package

Turnaround Manager – Sitech Services – Geleen

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Sitech Services helpt bedrijven in de procesindustrie, de chemische industrie en de energiesector om te groeien en zich te ontwikkelen. Zij ondersteunen hen met hun unieke diensten en de nieuwste technologieën, waarbij ze expertise, innovatie en verregaande digitalisering inzetten als tools om voorop te lopen. Ze analyseren en optimaliseren om het resultaat van onze klanten te maximaliseren, zodat ze hun voorsprong kunnen behouden. Daarmee zijn ze dé toonaangevende technologie partner die het maximale uit elke fabriek en plant haalt in termen van prestaties én rendement.

Sitech is met name werkzaam op de Chemelot Site te Geleen waarbij zij verantwoordelijk is voor de Site Services diensten (Waterzuivering, Brandweer, Security en Infra) alsmede technische diensten (Maintenance, Projecten, Turnarounds, Technologie & Innovatie) verleent aan een aantal grote chemische bedrijven op de locatie. Er werken circa 1.000 mensen en de doelstelling is om de dienstverlening verder uit te breiden binnen en buiten de Chemelot Site.

In verband met doorgroei is Sitech op zoek naar een


Sitech stevent af op het drukste Turnaround jaar (najaar 2022 en voorjaar 2023) ooit! In totaal staan 7 Turn Arounds op de planning en kengetallen van 265.000 W-uren, 22.000 materiaalregels, 192.000 m3 steigerbouw, zijn zeker indrukwekkend te noemen.

Het proces start bij de klant, die op werklijsten aangeeft wat moet gebeuren. Daarna gaat Sitech aan de slag met de scoping, werkvoorbereiding, pré-uitvoering en tot slot de uitvoering. Een langdurig en intensief traject dat afhankelijk van de complexiteit van een Turn Around één tot enkele jaren in beslag neemt. In dat hele proces, wat moet leiden tot kwalitatief goede, veilige en efficiënt georganiseerde, speelt de Turnaround Manager een cruciale rol.


De Turnaround Manager is een echte leider iemand die zijn teamleden maximaal in hun kracht inzet en primair focust op hoofdlijnen (processtappen), relatie met de klant en de SHE, kwaliteit prestatie en alleen als het nodig is, inzoomt op details en detailinformatie. Iemand die ook wanneer de druk hoog is, het hoofd koel houdt en het overzicht weet te bewaren. Taken o.a.:

  • inzet, ontwikkeling van het Turnaround team eindverantwoordelijk voor het hele TA proces en de operationele aansturing op grote lijnen;
  • de ontwikkeling van de Business Unit Turn Arounds in alle facetten; processen, medewerkers, SHE, kwaliteit, kosten-omzet en innovaties.
  • het managen van het afbreukrisico door het bewaken van SHE, budget, kwaliteit en de doorlooptijd van je portfolio; 
  • verder verbeteren van Turnarounds en levert daartoe input aan bij het Turnaround Center of Excellence;
  • managen van de klant relatie op een manier dat de toebedeelde Turnarounds (light) binnen de verwachtingen inzake SHE, budget, kwaliteit en doorlooptijd succesvol zijn;

Profiel kandidaat:

  • Master en/of Bachelor diploma op het gebied van techniek;
  • beschikt over minimaal 5 jaar ervaring op het gebied van Turn Arounds of Large Capital Projects binnen een Turn Around, en/of projecten omgeving;
  • ervaring met het op hoofdlijnen aansturen vanuit een helicopter view en de grote lijnen van zowel externe als interne processen en mensen in verschillende werkgebieden, zonder daarbij alles tot in detail te willen opvolgen/weten;
  • klantgericht (snel, efficiënt, commercieel en effectief inspelen en managen van de klantverwachtingen en -relaties);
  • goede communicatieve vaardigheden, overtuigend, stelt prioriteiten en komt gemaakte afspraken na;
  • impactvol, ondernemend, houdt overzicht en weet ook onder grote druk het hoofd koel te houden;
  • sterke focus op en drive om continu te verbeteren;
  • teamspeler, met interesse voor en betrokkenheid bij medewerkers, weten wat speelt binnen het team en tegelijkertijd in staat om zelfstandig te werken;
  • wisselt inhoudelijk kennis goed af met een zeer pragmatische, resultaatgerichte en projectmatige aanpak.

Salaris: € 7.000 – 7.500 per maand + vakantiegeld + 13e maand + uitstekend sec.voorwaarden