Waste Water Improvement engineer

Department:  Engineering
Date:  May 25, 2022

Engineer or Chemist for the FMC Rønland Tech Center Team 

 

Would you like to work with projects to develop new and better long-term solutions for wastewater treatment?

 

This is an opportunity to join an international company providing innovative products designed to better help customers feed a growing population in a sustainable way.  

 

FMC is an agricultural sciences company that advances farming through innovative and sustainable crop protection technologies. For more than 130 years, FMC has been rooted in agriculture and innovation, employing around 6,500 people globally.

 

The role is based at our FMC Rønland Site, one of the most challenging and interesting factories in the chemical industry in Denmark.  With more than 400 employees, located between Harboøre and Thyborøn, FMC Rønland is the largest production site in the FMC network. As a new employee in the Tech Center Team at the Rønland Site, you will join an experienced group of 20 employees working mainly with process optimization and development.

 

About the role

The successful candidate will have experience and interest in wastewater treatment processes and general process chemistry and will be working with focus on ensuring a long-term solution for handling of wastewater in collaboration with the production and environmental department.

 

The Laboratory Team in the Ronland Tech Center, in which you will be based, currently consists of 19 employees including Ph.D. Chemists and Laboratory Technicians referring to Jacob Kirkegaard Rasmussen, Technology Center Manager.

 

“FMC Rønland Tech Center works with a wide range of projects related primarily to safety improvement and process optimization. Through daily knowledge sharing and technical discussions, we try every day to develop new and better technical solutions. Interactions and collaborations with multiple parts of the global FMC organization and the development of a strong working relationship with all relevant parts of the technical organization are important. The Tech Center Team is a team with high professional competence in a multicultural and international atmosphere.”, says Lars Ottesen.

 

 

Key tasks include:

  • Planning, execution and reporting of laboratory scale tests with process wastewater treatment.
  • Contribute professionally to troubleshooting in the event of deviations from environmental conditions.
  • Participation in project work related to wastewater treatment including project management tasks.
  • Lead for collaboration with internal and external specialists in wastewater treatment processes.
  • Lead improvement project within Waste water treatment

 

About you

We are looking for a self-motivated individual taking ownership to act and drive progress and deliver on commitment in an ethical way. You will be expected to work independently and systematically, with a natural sense for documentation. An ability to consistently build trust by being accommodating, positive and collaborative is important, as well as the skills to navigate in a busy and dynamic workday with good humor. You should be committed and interested in new professional challenges.

 

The successful candidate should have:

  • Engineering/chemistry qualifications or similar education.
  • Experience with chemical and biological treatment of waste streams.
  • Knowledge of Danish legislation for wastewater handling and environmental quality requirements is an advantage.
  • Experience with various analytical methods (e.g. GC, HPLC and LCMS) and sample preparation is an advantage.
  • Solid language skills in English and preferably also some capability in Danish.

 

 

What We Offer

  • An exciting and challenging job in a well-functioning department with competent colleagues.
  • A job in a modern equipped laboratory with great opportunity for personal and professional development.
  • A job in an international company where safety, environment and quality are in focus.
  • Exciting opportunities to learn and grow within an international, dynamic business where your education and professional experience are valued and in use from day one.
  • A diverse and inclusive work environment where you can bring your whole self to work.
  • Competitive salary and benefits including pension scheme, health and dental insurance and additional 10 days off on top of the statutory vacation days.

 

 

How to Apply

Please apply as soon as possible by submitting your application. Application deadline is June 15th, 2022.

 

If you have questions about the job you are welcome to contact Jacob Kirkegaard Rasmussen, Tech Center Manager on telephone +45 6055 7741.

 

We evaluate applications and convene interviews on an ongoing basis.

We encourage everyone interested to apply for the position, regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnicity.

We look forward to receiving your application.

 

See Yourself in FMC, Be Yourself in FMC: We strive to be an inclusive workplace where our employees reflect the community, are valued, find purpose in their work, and grow and contribute to their fullest potential. FMC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

More about FMC

Our purpose is to enhance the growth of agriculture through the sustainable protection of crops. From our industry leading discovery pipeline, to unique application systems, to modern biological products, we are passionate about bringing new solutions to growers around the world.

 

FMC is known as the company that’s easy to do business with—simple, direct and knowledgeable. We operate a lean global structure that reduces bureaucracy, accelerates decision making, and centers everyone on meeting the needs of our customers.

 

At FMC our six Core Values define who we are and how we do business: Integrity, Safety, Sustainability, Respect for People, Agility, and Customer Centricity. Collectively, these values guide us as individuals and as a team of 6,500 people around the world. It's what sets FMC apart and it's the key to our long-term growth and sustainability as a company.

About FMC

FMC is an agricultural sciences company that advances farming through innovative and sustainable crop protection technologies. From our industry leading discovery pipeline, to unique application systems, to modern biological products, we are passionate about bringing new solutions to farmers around the world. For more than 130 years, FMC has been rooted in agriculture and innovation.  Our six Core Values define who we are and how we do business: Integrity, Safety, Sustainability, Respect for People, Agility and Customer Centricity. Collectively, these values guide us as individuals and as a team of 6,500 people around the world.