Process Engineer

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Oulu, Finland Apply Now Apply until: 5 Jul 2022

Do you want to be part of making everyday life easier for people around the world? Without seeing it, you meet us every day in your everyday life. We are in your soles, in your mobile and in the newspaper you read. With a common commitment to innovation, sustainability and safety, our employees work daily for a sustainable future.

Who we are?

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers.

We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.  Please visit our website at:

We are looking for a Process Engineer


As a Process Engineer, you drive process improvements and manage capacity expansion safety wise and cost productivity investments (CAPEX) projects.  You will be responsible for risk analysis and improvements implemented according to our standards as well as identification and problem-solving affecting our plant efficiency. You will plan and hold trainings about subjects related to the process, up-keep and updating of the plant DCS system and establish safety procedures and environmental regulations according to our standards.


Master of Science in Process or Chemical Engineering
• Preferably +3 years of experience in relevant chemical industry
• Good knowledge of presentation technology and report writing in Finnish and English
• Familiarity with DCS systems(Valmet DNA in particular) 
• Experience in risk analysis work, such as HazOp, LOPA, and What If is considered as an advantage
• Knowledge in Root Cause Problem Solving(5-Why, Fishbone, etc.) and Lean Manufacturing methodology 


To be successful in this role, you need to be driven by solving problems and seeking improvement and development, both on your own and with others. You have a good analytical ability and a proactive approach. You have a great focus on safety and the working environment.

Furthermore, we want you to be accurate, flexible and goal-focused and do not hesitate to make the contacts needed to drive assignments and projects forward. We work with high security thinking, you are an example in this and inspire colleagues. Since you will work both independently and in teams, collaboration ability is important and that you take the initiative for "Best practice" Of course you live up to and motivated by our values: lead the way, grow together and deliver our commitments.


Additional information

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis and based in Oulu, Finland. We may fill the position through selection and interviews on an ongoing basis. We therefore welcome you to send your application as soon as possible.


For additional information about the vacancy, please contact PQC Manager Herkko Kylli, M +358 40 667 1236, E and for information about the recruitment process or your application, contact Sari Vertanen HRBP (


Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter by July 3rd. As applications are processed throughout the application period a swift application is recommended. Please note we do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.


Why join us?
Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.

About Nouryon 
Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 9,700 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn. 

We look forward to your application!

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5 Jul 2022
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Integrated Supply Chain
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