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Process Engineer to Nouryon




Tekniskt arbete

Publication Date

28 Dec 2022





We are now looking for a Process Engineer to join us at our hydrogen peroxide plant in Rjukan. Take the opportunity to be part of our journey and work in a broad role with interesting projects. You will work with competent colleagues and challenging tasks at a company that is looking forward and constantly improving. With your expertise, you will be able to make a difference both in the short and long term.

At Rjukan we are part of the Norwegian industrial heritage, meaning that local hydropower is used for water electrolysis and the use of hydrogen and oxygen in our proprietary peroxide technology. The plant has a high degree of automation and sustainability and is operated efficiently by a small team.

Your daily work will be varied, you will work with process development, technology, operational and project support and be responsible for quality and follow-up of especially our GMP certified products. You will report to the plant manager and participate directly in the plant's management team. Furthermore, you will be part of our Nordic Q-team, meaning that you will have contact with the technology and research division of the business unit.

Some of your areas of responsibility:

  • Have the QA-responsibility for our Nemona product
  • Act as a technology and process expert, which includes to initiate, support and drive improvements within production, safety and profitability
  • Support operations and projects in improvement and development work and be "first approver" in our Management of Change process
  • Be the owner of our long-term improvement processes; develop our equipment efficiency, process efficiency and reliability
  • Keep documentation up to date and follow up on necessary regulatory activities
  • Provide expertise for the plant during process related troubleshooting issues

We expect you to have a M.Sc degree within chemical engineering, pharmaceutical engineering or other relevant area such as physics or mathematics. You are fluent in one of the Scandinavian languages and English in writing and oral. Experience in the chemical industry is highly meritorious. If you also have experience from pharma, GMP and quality work, that is also highly meritorious.

We believe you have a good technical understanding and a solution-oriented mindset. It is essential that you have good communicative ability and understand the importance of creating effective collaborations with various functions internally and externally. To be successful in this position you should be able to take responsibility for your work and can lead assignments and projects. We want you to be open-minded and constantly alert to continuous improvement and what we can do to grow and be better.

We are collaborating with Nexer Recruit regarding this recruitment. Please contact recruitment consultant Johanna Värmfors at or call +46 730 821 230 or Artan Bitiqi at or call +46 723 612 844 if you want to learn more about the position. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 9,700 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn.