Laboratory technician for Feed Applications, Novozymes R&D

Pioneer a brighter future
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make a sustainable impact. We use science to advance industries, and as part of Agriculture & Bioenergy, you will work across the agricultural value chain to provide biological solutions that help feed and fuel a growing world.

Laboratory technician for Feed Applications, Novozymes R&D
We seek a talented and enthusiastic laboratory technician for our Feed Applications Department, located in Bagsværd, Denmark, as part of Novozymes R&D. We are responsible for developing new innovative enzymes for the feed industry and for supporting sales of existing solutions with solid scientific documentation.

Our areas of expertise include establishment of industry relevant down-scaled lab assays and analytical methods to evaluate the effect of feed enzyme candidates.

You will be working in a flexible team structure with varying tasks. Your responsibilities will include setting up and carrying out experimental lab trials and to evaluate and report data. This includes both setting up new methods and testing enzyme candidates in established assays. You will ensure that the laboratory work is reliable and documented. You will work in close collaboration with the scientists and other laboratory technicians in the department.

We offer an interesting and challenging job in an informal and motivating working environment.

In this position you need to:
  • Hold a certified laboratory technician diploma or similar
  • Have skills and interest in analytical chemistry/bio-chemistry as well as data handling and reporting of data
  • Have experience with enzyme assays and/or methods and equipment such as HPLC, GC, colorimetric assays and automated liquid handlers is an advantage
  • Be a strong communicator (verbal and written) in Danish and English (a prerequisite)
  • Be a proficient IT user including Word and Excel
  • Be responsible, thorough (or analytical/precise/diligent), curious and ambitious. Furthermore, you must have the ability to work independently, while possessing a strong sense for teamwork.
Are you the next Zymer in our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together.

About Novozymes
Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

For more information about the position please contact Research Scientist Eduardo Antonio Della Pia ( or Senior Department Manager Katrine Pontoppidan ( Please attach a copy of your diploma (mandatory) when you apply for the position.
Application deadline: October 25, 2016.
Ref 3191BR
City Bagsværd
Country Denmark
Job Area Research and Development
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