Process Engineer at Provectus Algae

Full-Time, Engineering, Action St Facility, Queensland engineering full-time
Posted 24 days ago

Our mission is to bring sustainable biology to the world.


Provectus uses Precision Photosynthesis® to accelerate nature in a proprietary biomanufacturing platform to produce some of the world's most valuable specialty ingredients, enabling industries in new ways and driving the next wave of agriculture, consumer, and therapeutics products.


Headquartered in the idyllic Noosa, Australia our team has built a viable, scalable, and sustainable product development and biomanufacturing platform. We are now scaling operations, bringing products to global markets, and expanding our product development pipeline to meet the demand from our global customers.


  • We have a commitment to transparency and offer a ‘no surprises experience’ throughout the hiring process.
  • We are an innovative engineering team that are directly responsible for double-digit million-dollar business benefits.
  • We emphasize a work/life balance and adopt agile principles to make sure our people don’t get burnt out.
  • We aren't trying to compete with FAANG compensation. But outside that bubble, we are competitive.
  • We have an innovative, inclusive, always-learning and forward-thinking culture.

How to succeed in this Process role @ Provectus….

  • Design and test systems for ongoing photo-bioreactor development
  • Perform process calculations and simulations for fluid and heat dynamics
  • Integrate filtration membrane systems, pumps, plumbing and chillers 
  • Contribute to the development and optimization of downstream processing systems
  • Liaise with Engineering, Production, Software and Biologics teams to optimise system performance
  • Develop standardized operating instructions and procedures, proactively identifying process improvements, develop proposals and implement change.

You'll need to bring energy and agility to the role and can demonstrate….

  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role, will have a suitable undergraduate degree with the ability to apply the relevant theories and standards to the process discipline 
  • Fluid and gas transfer management optimization experience.
  • Can display project or contract management skills
  • Tenacious, focused and have the ability to self-manage

Bonus points for:

  • Familiarity with TGA requirements and International cGMPs.

Life @ Provectus Algae : 

  • Working with a highly skilled and motivated team
  • Influence new technology, leave your global project print
  • The opportunity to work in a company on the forefront of sustainable products for future generations
  • A diverse and inclusive workplace