Do you want to be involved in complex and multi stakeholder settings to enhance the industry related to water treatment, preparation, distribution, re-use, integration and disposal? Do you want to work in a professional organization with entrepreneurial and result oriented colleagues acting on Champions League level and helping clients realizing their challenges? Do you want to develop autonomously in a versatile organization with plenty of opportunities to become proficient and challenged outside of your field of expertise? 

Then we challenge you to apply for this job!

The organization
We are global leaders in providing solutions to the world's challenges living with water. Our industrial clients demand top class expertise to ensure compliance, to optimize costs and to ensure reliable operation of their valuable assets. Water plays a vital role in our client’s business. Our technical and technological expertise is applied at all project stages, from strategy, planning, through feasibility and system selection, to design, engineering, construction management and operation and maintenance of water assets. The Advisory Group Industry & International’s main focus is providing solutions for the industry waste water treatment, process water and cooling water systems, water optimization studies related to core processes, sewer systems, water recycling and zero liquid discharge. Our process experts are well known as pioneers and leading professionals in sustainability, capable of integrating sustainable solutions to maintain the quality objectives and success of our clients.

The function
As senior process engineer industrial water you work on projects in both the Netherlands and abroad (short term missions mostly). You act as specialist and consultant and/or project manager, depending on the complexity of your projects. 
You have proven experience as senior process engineer and you are enthusiastic and eager to participate and learn from a technological perspective, in small and large projects such as: feasibility & system selection studies, pilot research, design & engineering, realization, operations & maintenance, asset management and evaluations & benchmarks.

As senior process engineer you have leading expertise of biological waste water treatment, physical/chemical treatment, sludge and resource management, circular water/integrated water and smart water. You have a sense for innovation and digitization and development of new businesses. As project manager you are also responsible for internal management of budgets, risks, planning, contacts with clients and contract management. You are able to attract clients with your added value and you actively contribute to our external business development by using your own network and contacts.

You usually work in project teams on challenging and complex issues in different project phases: feasibility, pilot testing, design and implementation, realization and operation and maintenance. Your natural attitude is to find a balance between focus on efficiency and to search for innovative and sustainable solutions. You are eager to contribute based on your technical competence and your passion and drive to find these sustainable solutions.

The profile
A result and client driven team is your natural habitat. An environment that enhances personal development. To be successful in the role of senior process engineer industrial water you recognize the following characteristics:

  • You have >8 years of relevant work experience.
  • You have a bachelor (Bsc) or master of science (MSc) degree in Chemistry, Chemical engineering, Chemical Technology, (Micro) Biology, Biochemical Engineering or Environmental Technology.
  • You have strong reporting and communication skills, at least in English and Dutch
  • You have experience with and passion for projects in process engineering of water and waste water systems with the ambition to develop to thought leader
  • Development of new and innovative business is in your DNA and you own strong analytical competences.
  • You have a good sense for commercial business and a strong external network and contacts in this sector. 
  • You have a collaborative approach and enthusiasm in working together as team player with colleagues and clients.
  • You are stress resilient and flexible and are eager to travel abroad regularly.


Our offer
You will become part of a team with rich experience which is global leader in the field of water technology delivering eye catching (international) projects. How great is that?

You will work together with colleagues with great consultancy skills and strong in connecting industry, environment and society. This perfectly fits with ‘Enhancing Society Together’. 

There are plenty of possibilities for growth in the role. Naturally, such a beautiful company such as Royal HaskoningDHV offers many more development opportunities! We stimulate internal mobility and thus also autonomy in making development choices.

In addition to that we are the largest Dutch engineering firm: innovative but realistic, perfectionistic but decisive, surprising but reliable. Always and anywhere! That’s Royal HaskoningDHV! Do you recognize yourself? Then we might be interesting for you! You will have an excellent working atmosphere, working in an organisation with more than 60 fellow process engineers, all dealing with water, in which organizational and personal development take central stage.

Our assessment and rewarding will always be based on your personal competences. We offer a wide array of personal development courses. Furthermore, you’ll receive an excellent package of flexible terms of employment.

The procedure
For more information you can contact Rob Schonk, Director Advisory Group, on (+31) 6 512 686 25.

Acquisition by agencies is not appreciated!


  • Amersfoort, Nijmegen
  • Engineers Specialists
  • Water
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