Process Engineer


To support our Operations team in Bornem, we are looking for an exceptional Process Engineer

Role Purpose:
The Process Engineer evaluates the manufacturing processes, defines and conducts process improvement projects/initiatives, aiming for the highest Quality and operational efficiency.

Key Accountabilities and Duties:

  • Daily inspection and follow-up of the hard gelatin capsule machines for quality and quantity. Accordingly, implement and delegate to production workers the actions to be taken (Camera inspection systems, dimensional control parameters, humidity, weights, HCM set point changes, etc.)

  • Propose and implement process changes and programs according to the yearly Quality Plan and Capital plan

  • Maintain close contacts with production operators, mechanics and QA engineers, explain procedures and motivate production personnel

  • Supervise the cleanliness and hygiene status (GMP) of the production room and correct where necessary

  • Improve manufacturing process cost and ensure project solutions achieve required quality levels, equipment reliability & product consistency

  • Guard process capabilities and take appropriate actions where needed (Standardization of process)

  • Train new operators and colleagues in capsule production and in procedures, as well as in capsule quality importance

  • Participate in quality teams


  • Master degree in Engineering or related discipline required

  • A first experience in process engineering in the industry is a strong asset

  • Ability to work within a team to achieve common goals

  • Fluent in Dutch and English

  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal) with ability to articulate key technical concepts, listening skills, independent and self-directed


We offer an excellent work environment where you can develop your skills and knowledge, the opportunity to work in a team of highly collaborative experts in a fun and dynamic atmosphere, and competitive salary and benefits. At Lonza we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves, and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success.

Company profile

Lonza is a global leader in life sciences with more than 15.500 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. We focus on creating a healthy environment and lifestyle, preventing illness through preventive healthcare, as well as improving patient healthcare by supporting customers to deliver innovative medicines that help treat or cure severe diseases.

In Bornem, hard gelatin capsules for the biopharmaceutical and consumer health and food industries are designed, developed and produced.


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