Maskinmester / Marine Engineer Pipeline for Greater Copenhagen Area

Category:  Engineering & Technical

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK

Are you looking for a life-changing career within Pharmaceutical Manufacturing? Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company employing 50,000 employees worldwide. At our many different sites in the Greater Copenhagen area, we are hiring Maskinmester/Marine Engineers.


Are you recently graduated or someone working in the industry with focus on or interest in data analysis, process systems and, descriptive and prescriptive analytics? Are you interested in understanding pharmaceutical processes, developing monitoring tools and analyzing data for recommendation for improvements? Are you interested in business impact and understanding how interconnected decisions play a crucial role when manufacturing pharmaceuticals? Then you can be a Maskinmester/Marine Engineer at our production sites near Copenhagen


The positions
The positions would be within the support team, which we intend to expand more with some skilled engineers who will execute on remodelling activities already in hand. This would require a great deal of planning and coordination within the department and external vendors.


We are also looking for people who will support the organisation with the existing production facility and related production processes.

  • Main responsible for either large HVAC systems, process air systems, ammonia systems

  • Handling deviations when processes do not operate as intended

  • Writing and executing change requests to implement improvements including validation when required

  • Develop maintenance strategies to optimise running time

  • Coordinate with other process owners in the department to ensure optimal production capacity at all times

  • Take part in cross-functional meetings to align and further develop processes across the production site


This job gives you a great opportunity to play a part in shaping the future of manufacturing across the organization, in close collaboration with teach-transfer in Novo Nordisk.


Qualifications for Maskinmester/Marine Engineers:

Maskinmester/Marine Engineer candidates should have the following or developing qualifications:

  • M.Sc. or BSc within engineering, mechanical engineering or marine engineering equivalent to Professional bachelor as Maskinmester in Danish. Furthermore, a background in chemical engineering, biotechnology, or engineering could also work for these positions.

  • Technical know-how of productions systems acquired from industry or education is preferred

  • You are familiar with LEAN principles and can work in accordance with them

  • Ability to monitor data and extract information

  • An appetite for connecting the understanding of process science to product quality


Apply and be matched to multiple job opportunities

If you want to be considered for multiple job openings as Maskinemester/Marine Engineer at our Production sites near Copenhagen, simply apply to this add. This way you will automatically be considered as a potential match for all Maskinmester/Marine Engineer job openings across our factories. We review applications continuously and if identify a match, you will be invited for an interview. We will keep your application for six months ensuring the best opportunities to provide a strong match for open positions.  


Checklist when applying 

  • Please answer the questions asked when you apply. We use your answers to identify possible match between you and our open positions. 

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Apply before July, 31 2024


Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, and you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. To ensure an efficient and fair recruitment process, please refrain from adding a photo in your CV.



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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.