Facility and Utility responsible

Category:  Manufacturing

Hillerød, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you have a digital mindset? Are you able to combine the use of digital tools into finding and implementing new solutions in the Facility and Compliance team? Can you drive change and challenge the status quo while using your project management skills? Do you have solid technical knowhow to be able to operate and maintain a warehouse plant? If so, then you are the new colleague we have been looking for!


The position

You will become a part of the Facility and Compliance team. Your role will be to ensure a smooth operation, ensure compliance when it comes to different legislations and authorities, maintenance of black utility and digital improvement of HVAC, the ammonia and CO2 facility and much more. Your primary goal is to ensure quality and safety for the patients whose lives rely on our products. 


Our journey towards digitalization is solid, but we need your help to become more effective. We are looking into 4.0 and data-based maintenance and we want you to drive this change. You will be responsible for optimizing projects and the implementation of digital and automated solutions. Therefore, you process excellent project management skills combined with a business understanding that enables you to evaluate the pros and cons of new investments, overseeing funding and costs as well as time management. 



You hold a degree in Engineering, Technology Management or similar. First and foremost, we are looking for a perfect combination of a curious, innovative, and digitally-oriented mindset combined with a strong technical toolbox. You are passionate about ensuring smooth and optimal operations within Sourcing Warehousing and value the balance between technical maintenance and improvement. 


Furthermore, to succeed in this role you:


  • have experience in running operations within facility and utility
  • have experience with project management and stakeholder management
  • have experience in implementing digital solutions and are passionate about digitalisation and innovation
  • speak and write English and Danish fluently
  • are comfortable working in Excel 


It will be considered an advantage if you have GMP experience or have worked in a pharmaceutical company. 


About the department

Sourcing Warehousing covers two storage units containing raw materials, bulk, and API. The department is responsible for sampling and dispatching goods from our facilities in Hillerød and Kalundborg. The department consists of 95 employees, and the team Facility and Compliance focus on ensuring smooth operations and high quality in the storage units as well as GMP compliance. You will be working from our facility in Hillerød. 


Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk we recognise 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 in 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 the communities we operate in.



For any additional questions please contact Associate Manager, Mark Ford Svan on +45 3079 8853 during week 31 and Facility and Utility Responsible Lauge Pedersen on +45 3075 7166 during weeks 32, 33 and 34. 



5th of October, 2021.



Millions rely on us 

At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive change. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees to change the lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.