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Senior Specialist


Espergærde, DK

Job Family:  Research & Development
Country/Region:  Denmark

Senior Specialist 

Senior Process Engineer
Do you want to make a difference for people with intimate health care needs? Then join Coloplast as we are one of the best performing medical device companies in the world. Coloplast develops products within continence, ostomy and wound care to improve the quality of life for our consumers with intimate healthcare needs around the world.


Join the dedicated Foaming team
At our Pilot Plant in Mørdrup, you will join a team of 12 dedicated technicians and specialists who contribute with their technical – chemical and process expertise in ensuring a problem free production. 
We are responsible that the foaming equipment and processes follow both internal and external requirements. 
Furthermore, we participate in new development projects related to the Foaming process or area. 


The role
We are looking for a Senior Process Engineer preferrable with chemical and technical knowledge and background. You have understanding for the need of ensuring the right level of documentation when working under the medical device regulations. Experience with a production environment and systematic problem solving is required. Statistic data handling and data analyzing skills e.g., using Six Sigma are an advantage. Through your knowledge, you will participate and support both existing and new projects related to the Foaming process or area. You collaborate at different organizational levels as well as cross-functionally with colleagues in production and in projects. 


After a thorough introduction to the foaming process/area you then will more specifically work with:

•    Problem solving related to issues in the daily production 
•    Optimize process and equipment to ensure world class production (OEE) and compliance regarding required documentation and requirements
•    Handle Non-Conformities, Change Requests and SOP’s 
•    Participating and support both existing and new project in your field of competencies 
•    You may travel 15-30 days a year to our production sites, especially in Hungary to share knowledge and in some cases also provide support to Foaming related equipment and processes


•    Chemical and technical background as engineer with processing of polymeric materials as area of expertise
•    3+ years of experience with supporting and handling aspects related to daily production issues 
•    Statistical understanding 
•    Experience with handling Non-Conformities, Change Requests, SOP’s and validation documents 
•    Experience with structured problem solving e.g. using A3, 8D or other similar tools
•    Fluent in written and spoken Danish as well as English


As a person, you are...
An open-minded, positive and curious person and motivated by working in a regulated environment with different technical and process challenges in your daily work. You have an analytical mind-set and always aim high to optimize both equipment and processes. You master the art of communicating complex process and technically information in a manner that can be understood by non-specialists. 


If you would like to know more about the position, please call Team Manager Kim Christensen on +45 4911 2259. 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 12.000 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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