Process Engineer Utilities

Icon be Zwijndrecht, Belgium
Process engineering

Are you a technical professional with a passion for utilities and technical installations? Do you always wonder how a heat network or other technical systems work? Are you fascinated by analyzing process parameters and interpreting technical drawings and specifications? If you have the ability to keep an overview, even when there is a lot of data and technical information available, then we are looking for you!

Agidens is a leading provider of engineering, automation and validation services for the life sciences and food industries. With our in-depth knowledge of these sectors and our technical expertise, Agidens offers solutions for every phase of the production cycle, from concept to implementation and validation. Our focus on quality, efficiency and regulatory compliance enables customers to optimize their production processes and strengthen their competitive position.


What will you do?

  • You provide professional advice in the field of energy systems, water systems and other utilities and in the field of facility systems and buildings.
  • You are responsible for the preparation of the first project scope, where you draw up the necessary process requirements and determine the conceptual design.
  • You draw up the business case and prepare the project approval (both in terms of approach and elaboration of the required documents).
  • You transfer your concepts to the engineering department or a design office and you follow up with them.
  • You will help draw up a Master planning for various utilities, facility systems and buildings. Operational reliability and Life Cycle Cost are among the most important decision criteria.
  • You use feedback from the technical service or production to detect further process optimizations on existing utility installations, machines and buildings.
  • As a core part of the job, you will simultaneously work on delivering new project descriptions and supporting ongoing projects.

Who are you?

  • You have relevant work experience within the field of industrial utilities
  • You have the “engineering mindset”, because you are naturally curious and analytical.
  • You are interested in the operation of energy systems, HVAC and water and gas-related systems.
  • You can rely on a thorough basic knowledge of thermodynamics and fluidomechanics
  • You have experience in delivering high-level project descriptions, based on limited amount of information and against sharp timelines.
  • You have sufficient technical/budgetary insight to know when €10K makes a difference and when €100K makes a difference.
  • Knowledge of, or experience with, GMP qualification and validation within the pharmaceutical sector is an additional asset.
  • Knowledge of Environment, Health & Safety by Design is an additional advantage
  • You communicate fluently, work result-oriented and can deal flexibly with high customer demands
  • You can express yourself fluently in Dutch and English


What do we offer you?

  • A challenging and varied position in a leading company.
  • You will be part of a Managed service team at our client. A tight team where knowledge is shared. We invest in your well-being, growth and guidance.
  • A job where you can make a difference on a daily basis by making your own contribution to the heat transition from fossil fuels to sustainable alternatives.
  • An attractive salary supplemented with: a company car, Iphone, net compensation, a Flex Income Plan, additional insurance, a group bonus and other extra benefits.
  • Optimal work-life balance. Thanks to 36 days off, flexible hours and the possibility to work from home up to 2 days a week.
  • An onboarding process with follow-up by a mentor who shows you the way and guides you.
  • The opportunity to further develop yourself through personalized coaching programs. We believe in appreciative coaching and offer a targeted and personal growth trajectory where necessary.
  • Stay connected – thanks to regular meet-ups and social events.
  • An informal and open working atmosphere with room for your own initiative and ideas.



Completely convinced after reading this job posting? Let’s get together! Start your application here or get in touch with our recruiter. We would love to schedule a first meeting with you!

James Aerts - Agidens



Your journey begins with your application, which we’ll attentively review and respond to with valuable feedback.

Video call

Once you meet the position’s basic qualifications, our recruiter will connect with you to schedule a video call.

Face-to-face interview

Delve deeper into the role and responsibilities during a face-to-face interview with the hiring manager, who will share insights into your prospective position.

Technical interview

Engage with potential team members, showcasing your skills and assessing if the role is the ideal match for you.

Job offer

Congratulations, we believe you’re the perfect fit for the job!


Signed & sealed! We’re thrilled to welcome you aboard our team.

Where we are

Zwijndrecht (HQ)

Baarbeek 1 2070 Zwijndrecht Belgium +32 3 641 17 70
  • BE0468070629
  • BE0411592279
  • BE0465624744


Stephensonweg 6 4207 HB Gorinchem Netherlands +31 183 64 33 44
  • NL005469272B01
  • NL850983411B01​


Hohenrainstrasse 10 4133 Pratteln Switzerland +41 61 713 00 80
  • CHE109416838


Ruiterijschool 1 2930 Brasschaat Belgium +32 3 641 17 70


Suikersilo-West 30 1165 MP Halfweg Netherlands +31 183 64 33 44

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