Process Engineer | Antwerpen


H.Essers is an international and reliable family business in the logistics sector. A place where our 7,500 ambitious colleagues dare to be entrepreneurial, grab opportunities and make a difference every day. Because sustainable growth is something we do together. There are so many reasons to choose H.Essers, which ones are yours?

For our site in Wilrijk, we are looking for a Process Engineer.


As a true project lead, you coordinate automation and optimization projects from A-Z that make our customers’ supply chain processes more efficient, simpler, and more profitable. These projects are mainly situated within Value Added Services, e.g. filling projects from isotank to drum/ibc, from isotank to isotank, from drum to small packaging, …

What will you do specifically?

  • Based on a thorough needs analysis of the internal or external customer, you will search for the most appropriate (technical) solutions/optimizations. For this you work closely with an external engineering firm and with the internal stakeholders (operations, prevention, infrastructure, sales, etc.).
  • Then you work out these projects with a successful implementation in mind. (RI&E, HAZOP, measurement statement, follow-up action plan, …)
  • In each project phase you are the contact person for the customer, always keeping an eye on timing, scope and budget.
  • During the delivery of the project, you transfer your know-how and acquired expertise of the new procedures and work regulations to the operational stakeholders through training moments. You support our operations in the development of the new procedures and work instructions and validate them. Where necessary, you assist in training the operations.
  • After delivery of the project, you continue to support operations and sales. This may involve problem solving, screening of new products before they can be processed on the filling lines, fine-tuning of technical settings, support during audits, tours with customers, etc.


  • Your critical and analytical way of thinking combines with a love of numbers and data.
  • As an essential link between the customer and our internal operational stakeholders, a service-oriented attitude is indispensable.
  • Your creativity, willingness to find solutions, strong communication skills and diplomatic abilities make you the bridge builder we are looking for to further improve our automation projects.


  • In addition to your attractive salary, we offer meal & eco cheques, group and hospitalization insurance, company car, smartphone, expense allowance, Flex Income Plan and My Essers benefits. 
  • You can also count on a very extensive leave scheme and the option of teleworking.
  • Supported by our vision of ‘Lifelong Learning’, the H.Essers Academy offers you a free choice of various training courses that contribute to your personal development.
  • Your physical and mental health are strengthened through H.Essers’ Fit2Grow health programme.
  • Your greatest asset is undoubtedly your place within the close-knit H.Essers family.

Apply now!