Associate Process Engineer – Novo Nordisk – Kalundborg

   Do you dream of working with Clean Utilities or for our solvent mixing group for a state-of-art facility in Novo Nordisk? Do you want to be decisive in setting the standards of the future, work with dedicated and resourceful colleagues and better the lives of millions of people living with a chronical disease? Then you might be our new Chemist for one of our support teams in Insulin Manufacturing I (IM1) in Kalundborg.About the departmentInsulin Manufacturing I (IM1) is one of the largest production sites in Novo Nordisk. More than 25% of the worlds combined supply of insulin is produced here. Our department Utility & Solvents consist of 75 employees whom handle supplies of raw materials and solvents for the production. The department is organised in several teams including a support team which main responsibility is the various process and utility plants that supply the 4 production lines of the factory. We are a team of  33  colleagues with a Scientific, Engineer  or Technical background.The positionOur department Utility & Solvents provides support to PS Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient’s (API’s) production departments within the areas:, Projects, process optimisation, troubleshooting and daily operations.In this position you should expect to focus on water treatment, clean steam and nitrogen systems, and Solvent mixing so any previous knowledge in these areas will benefit you right from the start.As we support the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) production, your job will be to contribute to continuous stable operations and quality in the production of marketed insulin and GLP-1 analogues.Your field of work will be documenting and commenting on deviations as well as preparation and maintenance of development documentation. Systematic problem solving, trend analysis and reporting are another key ingredient in your daily routine.Furthermore, you will be supporting the production departments with scientific data and engage in professional discussions.Since the job to a large extent is self-organised, it is very important that you are able to prioritise work assignments. Also, you should be comfortable working in a changing work environment. In this job you can look forward to gaining personal as well as professional development.QualificationsThis position ideally demands 3-5 years of experience with the processes relevant for our production. You probably have an academic  background in the natural sciences, or a technical background for example Marine engineer  but most importantly, you have worked with regulated production and have a deep understanding of legislative and quality demands.You are data-oriented and because of your methodical and structured approach, you build your decisions on firm ground. You are able to accommodate a large array of stakeholder needs while holding your ground on what you know to be right and you never, ever, compromise on quality or safety.You are ready to take on responsibility and you convey your knowledge and experience with a steady hand. From time to time, your knowledge will be needed in the production or some other part of the organisation and you must have the communicative skills to explain complex problems to colleagues with backgrounds very different from your own.We expect you to build trustful relations across a large organisation and to competently enjoy being the expert your colleagues can count on for advice and sparring.Experience within the areas of SRV qualification,  GMP and LEAN will be considered an advantage.As we work in a global business environment, we expect you to be proficient in both Danish and English, in speech as well as in writing.Working at Novo NordiskWe believe that you can make a difference and add to the overall success story of Novo Nordisk, which is why we are ready to invest in you and provide you with opportunities for personal and professional development that are hard to find elsewhere.If you wish to know more about working in Novo Nordisk Kalundborg and the opportunities here, this is a good place to begin, link: http://www.novonordisk.com/careers/career-paths/manufacturing/kalundborg-site.htmlPlease feel free to compose your application in Danish or English as you wish.ContactIf you have questions about the position, you are welcome to contact Søren Hansen at +45 3079 8632. Deadline June 26th  We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.  At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing. 

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