Maintenance Expert

Category:  Manufacturing

Kalundborg, Region Zealand, DK


Do you thrive creating stable processes and high output by initiating reliability activities within our maintenance strategy? Can you engage others in proactive behaviour? Are you motivated by making results and influencing mindset, culture and performance?


If yes, this is a fantastic opportunity to work in a dynamic production environment with a broad mix of highly skilled colleagues all with the common goal to reduce downtime and gain world class maintenance. Apply today!


The Job

Reduce downtime by improving systems and equipment reliability in our productions areas.

Your role as Maintenance expert will include:

  • Drive improvement and optimisation maintenance activities together with stakeholders
  • Be front runner in the agenda to implement new technologies and predictive methods
  • Train colleagues and increase maintenance competences in Novo Nordisk
  • Make progress within the reliability framework and asset management system 
  • Advice and communicate the overview of initiative years to come
  • Document according to compliance and Good Manufacturing Practice, GMP

So if working with maintenance, in a production area which is the heart of Novo Nordisk active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) production, is your passion, this is the job for you.



  • B.Sc or any other relevant education
  • Experience within maintenance at an expert level
  • Experience with new technologies within condition and predictive maintenance methods 
  • Fluent in English – written and verbal
  • Have the ability to coordinate and make progress in implementing simple solutions

As a person you are self driven and have a sharp eye for engaging others and make followers. You have an analytic approach and use data in your decision making. You are service minded, positive and open with a drive to learn. You solve your tasks in a systematic, simple and effective way. You enjoy a dynamic workday with deadlines and find satisfaction in getting things done together with the rest of the organisation.


You are a strong communicator, and you find it natural to establish new relationships across teams and departments. You appear extroverted, stay calm and keep the overview in a busy changeable environment.


The Department 

The department IM2 Maintenance is located in Kalundborg and supports several productions within Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) which expand and invest in new factories and production lines. Our focus is making our maintenance strategy go live and implement strategic initiatives together with our production areas. Our success is measure by our ability to implement improvement which reduce downtime and increase production output.


We are a new team with 10 highly dedicated employees and expanding together with our success. The team consist of highly competent and experienced members with broad expertise within maintenance.



For further information please contact Senior Manager Lars Lund Hansen +45 3079 0995



Note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis and the position will be closed when we find the right candidate.

You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few sentences about why you are applying in your resume or CV.

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February 15th, 2023


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.