Senior Process Engineer


Espergærde, DK

Job Family:  Research & Development
Country/Region:  Denmark

Do you want to make a difference for people with intimate health care needs. By contributing with your process or materials expertise across teams and projects?  

Then join Coloplast, as this is your chance to use your knowledge as a process engineer by developing production processes and new process technologies that ensure best-in-class products. 

Join a team of dedicated Process Engineers and Technicians
At our Pilot Plant in Mørdrup, you will join one of our teams of highly skilled engineers and technicians in Continence and Bowel Care department. The department consists of 3 teams. You will be a part of one of the teams.
We form the bridge between concept development and full-scale production at our international sites, by developing and specifying processes that are scalable and designed for manufacturing.


“It is a key requisite role as you will be part of a team that works together to ensure that we bring the best process solution for new equipment’s into play in our development projects” explains Team Managers, Brigitta Bigi Predojevic and Team Manager Bertil Høyer-Hansen.


Experienced Process Engineer who will be a part of the projects with material and process expertise
We are looking for an experienced Material specialist with Process knowledge and a technical background. You have a statistical understanding and are familiar with analyzing results to support data-based decisions i.e., using Six Sigma/Sas jmp. 

You will work on cross-functional development projects and collaborate closely with designers, project managers, mechanical engineers, material specialists and other specialists and skilled workers in the project teams, to make all aspects come together.


Some of your tasks as Senior Process Engineer:

  • You will be a part of the project team, with material and polymer knowledge to support and integrate your knowledge together with colleagues across other R&D departments
  • Responsible for exploring new process technologies, develop and mature processes for new material verification and equipment in product development projects within Continence Care 
  • Are familiar with DOE tests and process data statistically. You have an analytical approach to data analyze
  • Include sustainability and modularity in our new product development phase, with a focus on materials and polymers
  • Help transfer knowledge of processes and equipment to our international volume sites
  • Knowledge regarding materials and polymers
  • Analytical and structured approach to problem solving and documentation



  • Technical or chemical background as engineer (Bachelor or Master) within processing of polymeric material 
  • Statistical understanding i.e., using Six Sigma e.g. Sas jmp 
  • Have some experience with applied materials science, polymer chemistry, organic chemistry or similar 
  • Sustainability is on Coloplast agenda, at it is an advantage if you have prior experience within this 
  • Experience with maturing new processes and production equipment 
  • Experience with troubleshooting and process optimization
  • Solid written and spoken skills in English as well as the ability to communicate with peers and stakeholders across the organization and members of senior management 
  • Danish will be an advantage, but not required
  • In periods be able to travel, primarily to our volume sites in Hungary, Coats Rica or Portugal


As a person, you are...
An open-minded and curious person and motivated by working in an innovative environment with different technical disciplines and high variation in your daily work. You have an analytical mind-set and like to work with the equipment yourself. You master the art of communicating complex and technically challenging information in a manner that can be understood by non-specialists. 


We would very much like to hear from you, even if you do not meet all the requirements listed above. 
If you would like to know more about the position, please call either Team Manager Brigitta Predojevic on +45 49114703 or Bertil Høyer Hansen on +45 49112619. We will take candidates into the recruitment process continuously, so do not hesitate to apply. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been found.


Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 16.000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


Coloplast is committed to being an inclusive organization, where people bring their differences to work each day, fulfil their potential and have a strong sense of belonging because – and not despite – of their differences. We therefore encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, age, race, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religious belief or physical ability.


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