Temporary Laboratory Technician for chemical analysis testing (12 months)


Humlebæk, DK

Job Family:  Research & Development
Country/Region:  Denmark

Are you passionate about chemical analysis? Do you find joy in ensuring accuracy and precision? Are you eager to use your critical mindset to aid the development of chemical analysis tests?


At Coloplast, we are world-leaders in ostomy and continence care appliances.
Our intimate healthcare products have a great influence on the quality of life for our users; testing the performance of our products and understanding their chemistry is therefore of utmost importance and allows us to provide our customers with solutions of outstanding quality.
By joining us in our mission of making life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs you will have a significant impact on the early testing of our products across our business areas.


An ambition for making a difference
At Coloplast, we work towards innovating and optimising products and processes to remain front runners within the MedTech industry. The same applies for our laboratories.


You will join us in the department of Test & Analysis, located at our HQ in Humlebæk, Denmark. Test & Analysis consists of about 54 colleagues divided into four teams. You will join Pre-Clinical Lab, a dedicated team of 12 skilled laboratory technicians. Specifically, you will support in the Chemical Analysis area, which is responsible for the early screenings of our products and their materials.


We are looking for an engaged temporary laboratory technician to perform chemical testing. As Laboratory Technician in Pre-Clinical Lab, you will perform tests using already existing methods, but you will also have the opportunity of supporting the development of new ones. Besides working together with colleagues in Pre-Clinical Lab, you will also collaborate with specialists within R&D.


A passion for chemical analysis
As a Temporary Laboratory Technician in Pre-Clinical Lab you will plan and execute tests within the analytical chemistry area in close collaboration with scientist and laboratory technicians within R&D. Your main responsibilities will be to support on different chemical analysis instrumentation (e.g. HPLC, GC/MS, XRF), including: test planning, sample preparation, test runs and delivery of results.


Ideally, you:

  • Hold a Laboratory Technician degree, or similar
  • Are accustomed to work in a collaborative environment
  • Are fluent in Danish and good in English – both speaking and writing
  • Work confidently with the Office package
  • Have previous experience with chemical analysis equipment
  • Have a structured mindset and strive for perfection


As a person, we imagine you being curious and detail oriented. You find joy engaging in conversations about laboratory tests and results, and your structured approach supports you in your activities in the lab. Like the rest of us, you strive to reach the highest levels of while finding happiness in sharing your knowledge with your colleagues.


If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Fabio Tentor, Team Manager of Pre-Clinical Lab, on +45 4911 1713. 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 14.000 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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