Process Engineer

Steel makes our world a better place.

Steel enables tall buildings being constructed, bridges, cars, trains, sophisticated medical equipment, space craft, etc.  It is the building blocks of our society.  Look around you; everything you see that was made by man, is either made from steel or steel were used in it’s creation.

NLMK has a presence across Europe with 6 manufacturing plants and is part of the very successful larger NLMK Group with manufacturing presence in 7 countries and selling our products in 70.

We are one of the most efficient steel producers in the world.  We invest heavily into Research and Development to create new solutions for a modern world and use in our manufacturing processes Artificial Intelligence, augmented reality and many other technologies to help us to continually improve.

Steel is a perfect circular economy and can be recycled indefinitely.  We are developing and driving towards a carbon-neutral steel industry.  You can be part of this exciting world and help us shape the future.

Your mission:

You’ll be responsible to evaluate main production process and configure manufacturing systems in order to improve product quality, develop best practices within the production process, improve sustainability and reduce costs. You’ll also participate to new products developments, designing innovative production processes


Optimize and supervise a set of physical models (reheating furnace, rolling mill, leveler, quenching unit, …).
Define best practices for the different tools providing clear instructions to operators about machine settings and sequences that shall guarantee an optimal and reproducible product quality
Be at the interface between
- the production workers, ensuring they know the procedures and they are well trained
- the maintenance in order to detect the faulty equipment and improve the maintenance plan
- the IT team analyzing the process issues
- and the quality team for improving the rejection and claim ratios/
Contribute to the development of new products.

Profile :

  • Master in metallurgy, material science or mechanical
  • Preferably with experience of min 3 years in a similar function
  • Knowledge of material science applied to steel plate: heat treatment process, metallurgy. Leveling or rolling techniques are an asset
  • Automation and IT: IBA; database, analytical tool for statistical process control
  • Problem solving techniques: 5M, 8D, Ishikawa, A3, …
  • Very good knowledge of French and English as working language
  • Analytical thinking, interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, capability to develop people, working across departments without taking away line responsibility

Working at NLMK is an opportunity to create a new future for yourself within one of the most successful steel companies in the world. NLMK offers great career and development opportunities for talented and ambitious employees who bring new ideas to life and are results-oriented. If you are that person, don't be afraid of change and join us! PS: Please feel free to share this ad. No one will take this opportunity away from you. If you are the one we are looking for, we will always have a place for you! NLMK is a growing company.