Website Isowater


Job Title:

Sr. Process Engineer

Work Hours:

Monday to Friday – 9AM – 5PM


Commensurate with experience


Collingwood, ON

Job Description

Isowater is currently seeking a Senior Process Engineer, reporting to Chief Technology Officer.

We offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits, including health, dental, vision, life insurance and more. We pride ourselves on team member development, performance, recognition, and a culture of diversity and respect. You will feel proud to be a part of this inclusive team living in an exceptional resort area with easy office access to skiing, biking, windsurfing, and swimming in freshwater Georgian Bay.

This role is based out of the Isowater office located at 40 Sandford Fleming Road, Collingwood, ON L9Y 4V7.

Responsibilities for this position include:

Leading process engineering design efforts on projects within the Engineering department to fulfill safety standards, environmental requirements, and plant/customer satisfactions. Tasks include:

  • Producing heat and material balances, process flow diagrams (“PFD”)
  • Preparing process and instrumentation drawings (“P&ID”)
  • Calculating equipment and piping sizing
  • Producing equipment specifications and tender documents
  • Acting as the process subject matter expert, you will participate in process hazard analysis (“PHA”)
  • Providing process information and sizing information for instrumentation and prepare interlock logic diagrams
  • Identifying and leading program for safe equipment operating limits including alarms and trips
  • Preparing operating manuals and technical reports
  • Support commissioning and start-up activities of process and mechanical systems
  • Participating and contributing to equipment 3D model reviews, piping design reviews, and building plan layout reviews
  • Providing technical advisory, consultation and process and equipment solutions the stakeholders and external customers
  • Mentoring junior engineers, including participating and sometimes leading performance reviews
  • Prepare capital authorization requests to improve manufacturing costs, reliability, safety, and environmental systems
  • Act as point of contact for any third-party engineering consultant initiatives
  • Participating in Scientific Research and Development Tax Credit(“SR&ED”) reporting
  • This role may evolve to include production planning


The ideal candidate for this position will have the following qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or PhD in Chemical Engineering, or Applied Sciences
  • Licensed by a Professional Engineering Association (in Canada) is required. Member of Professional Engineers of Ontario is preferred
  • Minimum 10 years process engineering design, experience in chemical industry is preferred
  • Experience with Process Safety Management programs, standard and regulations
  • Experience with process engineering design sizing and validating equipment such as pipes, pumps, tanks, heaters, filters, crystallizers, fans, compressors, packed columns, absorption units, electrolysis equipment, etc.
  • Experience with instrumentation sizing such as control valve and pressure safety device
  • Experience preparing heat and mass balance, process improvement and optimization
  • Commissioning and/or plant operation experience
  • Knowledge of the chemical industry
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Flexibility to take on stretch assignments
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

The following would be considered strong assets:

  • Experience with scaling of counterflow process
  • Understanding of the statistical process control is an asset
  • Experience with PGM and transition metal catalysis

If you are interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you!


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Isowater® is a clean technology company and leading global supplier of deuterium oxide (D2O), shipping tens of thousands of kilograms of D2O per year. We specialize in global shipping and bulk delivery of deuterium oxide products for the Life Sciences, High Technology and Environmental Science sectors.  Since our founding in 2009, Isowater has assembled a flexible, skilled, and responsive customer support team.  Our scientists and engineers offer leading laboratory and industrial expertise, including advanced analytical capabilities.

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We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or any other legally protected status. We encourage you to connect with us if you require accommodation in the recruitment process or need this job posting in an alternative format.

While we appreciate all interest, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Date Posted:

June 15, 2022  

Posting expires:

July 15, 2022



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