Process Engineer (m/f)
Keyword: 07PTEC_20170410
Grafik Primetec has been established in 2017 and focuses on global operation and maintenance projects within the cement industry.

Primetec’s mission statement is to become a reliable and suitable partner in cement plant optimization. Primetec takes over complete responsibility of daily production businesses and ensure long-term added value for our customers through highly capable, efficient, and responsible plant management.

Primetec`s scope of work will includes the following activities

• Audit of cement plants and grinding terminals
• Operations of grinding terminals and complete cement plants
• Preventive maintenance and planning
• Management of required spare parts
• Recruitment, management and training of employees
• Management of operational stability and improvement-process, product quality, performance
• Ensuring health & safety and environmental regulations

As a member of the Loesche Group Primetec has access to 111 years of experience within the cement industry and especially in the field of vertical roller mills.

Loesche Group sells worldwide dry grinding plants for the cement, power and mineral industry. The core competence of the company consist of developing and designing state-of-the-art vertical roller mills as well as planning, project management, transport, shipping, installation and commissioning of complete plants with a high content of process engineering technology. This is augmented by service business including maintenance, repair, modernisation of grinding plant and spare parts activities.
Therefore, Primetec is looking to fill the following vacancy:

Role & Responsibility:

  • Primarily responsible for the plant’s performance and product quality by implementing systems, tools and procedures for its process optimisation
  • Accountable for the operational stability and the continuous improvement of process, product quality and performance
  • Ensure a successful and energy efficient operation of the customer’s plant
  • Lead the continuous improvement and optimization of all processes
  • Recommend measures to reduce energy consumption and to increase production capabilities and product quality
  • Optimise the plant’s performance and output by conducting process studies and audits
  • Identify process deficiencies and operational gaps to increase the plant’s output
  • Regular measurement and monitoring of process parameters
  • Perform complex field tests on the plant
  • Prepare short and long range performance development plans
  • Provide the necessary guidance to the Shift Foremen and Operators to carry out the required production processes
  • Train and develop the operating staff to provide specific plant knowledge
  • Control the operating staff to ensure timely production and distribution of products
  • Implement standardised work flows and guide the daily work
  • Ensure well-organised communication of decisions and current developments
  • Carry out special technical analyses
  • Continuous reporting to the Plant Manager 
  • Comply with all relevant company and statutory environmental, health and safety procedures and guidelines


  • University degree in process engineering
  • Several years’ experience in the cement industry as Process Manager
  • Sound knowledge of the cement production process including cement chemistry and cement microscopy
  • Very good understanding of safety and environmental regulations
  • Confident manner in dealing with customers and plant staff
  • Profound knowledge in plant process optimization
  • Sound communication skills and outstanding ability to work in a team
  • Business-fluent spoken and written English and French as a must criteria
  • Very good MS-Office skills
  • SAP knowledge would be an advantage
  • Valid work and residence permit for Ivory Coast

PRIMETEC – a Member of the LOESCHE Group
LOESCHE GmbH • Hansaallee 243 • D-40549 Düsseldorf •

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Ivory Coast

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