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Givaudan is a global leading company in taste and wellbeing, fragrance and beauty. With its heritage stretching back over 250 years, the Company has a long history of innovating scents and tastes. From a favourite drink to your daily meal, from prestige perfumes to cosmetics and laundry care, its creations inspire emotions and delight millions of consumers the world over. The company is committed to driving purpose-led, long-term growth while leading the way to improve happiness and health for people and nature. In the fiscal year 2020, the Company employed over 15,800 people worldwide and achieved sales of CHF 6.3 billion and a free cash flow of 12.8% of sales. Let’s imagine together on www.givaudan.com.

Project Engineer for Electrical and Automation

Purpose: Develop, implement and handover successful Project´s deliverables, using Engineering & CI Tools in a  structured, ethic and efficient way, as well as complying with the Business and Clients expectations.


As a Project Engineer, you will have an active participation in the design of the electricity network and automation for the project, ensuring EHS and legislative compliance regarding all equipment. 


-    Responsible for the completion of the Electrical and Automation scope of the project,  from budget refinement through design phases, construction, commissioning, hand-over. 
-    Ensure that all Electrical and Automation design,  meet the requirements for to the manufacturing process, utilities facilities and related services within the site, including but not limited to:
•    Electric Power distribution
•    Application of local electric standards, consistent with site standards and preferred suppliers
•    Energy efficiency features, reducing maintenance cost
•    Familiar with area classification for flammable and explosion hazard (Atex), risk analysis
•    Consistent interpretation and integration from process requirements to automation design
-    Ensure that Electrical Engineering issues are addressed through all phases of the project life cycle.
-    Ensure that Automation Engineering is adequate with Chemical processes requests and its environment
-    Ensure all data, schematics, certificates, documentation are available and filled in a formal structure
-    Ensure a formal handover, including activities such as training, as-built documents, installation qualification



-    Degree in Electrical Engineering, Automation, Electronics or related    
-    Expertise in application of IEC-Ex standards (Flammable products handling)  
-    Proficient in written English, strong communication skills. Good commend of oral English is a must. 
-    3 or more years of experience involved in project management and stakeholders management
-    3 or more years of experience involved in projects at Chemical Companies, especially in Electrical and Automation field
-    Experience in Project Management and Construction Projects. 
-    PMP Certification is an asset 
-    Computer skills, Word, Excel, CADs, etc.

At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
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Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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