Production Manager

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Rjukan, Norway Apply Now Apply until: 10 Jun 2023

Production Manager

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 mobile, in the newspaper you read and even in the soles of your shoe. With a common commitment to innovation, sustainability and safety, our employees work daily for a sustainable future. The facility at Rjukan is our most sustainable factory with a primary carbon footprint of zero!

Do you want to lead and further develop our production of hydrogen peroxide, then you should come and join our team! You will work together with a well-qualified and experienced staff – in a company with a good market position and solid financial results.

In your future role as Production Manager you will

•    Be responsible for the production process, the laboratory and the people in the production department including budget, target setting, HSEQ and operability of the process assets.
•    Measure and control day-to-day operations at the plant
•    Be part of the management team at Rjukan site
•    Make sure the Nemona product is produced and stored in accordance with the GMP requirements and follow up on documentation and deviations.
•    Champion both bigger improvement projects and continuous improvement

We believe you bring

•    A relevant technical education – bachelor in the discipline chemistry/process techniques (job experience or personal qualities can compensate for missing theoretical background)
•    Education / experience within safety, administration, management, economy
•    Leadership experience
•    Fluent in English and a Nordic language both writing and speaking

Great if you have

•    Experience from GMP production

We believe you are 

A people person with an analytic and structured way of working. In this position you need to have a-can-do attitude and like to be driven by results. It is an operational role, you need to be able to think and act both towards long term goals and on short term issues.  

Furthermore, we believe that you are a problem solver, and that you work well on both your own and together with your team. 


We offer you

At Nouryon, we not only offer an exciting role and nice colleagues, but also benefits in addition to your salary. In addition to that, we also offer unilateral benefits such as bonus, health care allowance, and much more.

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. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. 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.

While the Rjukan site is a small site there are multiple options for further personal growth within Nouryon – we are a significant presence within the chemical industry across the world – we have opportunities both within technical roles and leadership


Good to know

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to Stian Yttervik, Site Manager, based in Rjukan.

Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume. We care for your personal data (GDPR) hence we do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded. 

We look forward to receiving your application! Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! We aim to get back to you at the soonest but latest after application closing date, with an update on the process.

We kindly ask you as an internal candidate to apply with your Nouryon email via Success Factors. 


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 7,650 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. 

For additional information about the vacancy please contact hiring manager Stian Uttervik, Site Manager,
If you have any questions about the recruitment process or your application or need assistance, please contact:


We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.

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10 Jun 2023
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Integrated Supply Chain
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