Novozymes in North America

Novozymes expanded in to the United States in 1979 and we’ve been growing ever since. We were excited and proud to grow in the BioAg business, starting in Canada in 2007.

Novozymes in North America


best-science-employer-worldThe US represents the largest market for Novozymes, across more than 30 industries.  In fast growing and ever changing industries such as biofuels, detergent, food, feed and bioagriculture, the need for innovative and dedicated employees will only keep increasing.   With more than 1300 employees centered around 16 sites in North America, we are ready to take on any new challenges that come our way.



  • Ames, IA – Technical Services 
  • Blair, NE – Production
  • Cambridge, MA – Sales 
  • Davis, CA – R&D
  • Fayetteville, AK – production, sales, marketing, R&D, finance
  • Franklinton, NC – North American headquarters, R&D, sales, marketing, production, technical services, regulatory, legal
  • Houston, TX – Production, Sales
  • Milwaukee, WI – Marketing, Sales, Production
  • New York, NY – Patents
  • Research Triangle Park, NC – R&D, production
  • San Francisco, CA - R&D
  • Salem, VA – R&D, Sales, Production
  • Washington, DC – Public Affairs
  • Watertown, SD – Production, Sales 


  • Ottawa, Ontario – Research, Sales, Marketing, Production, Regulatory
  • Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Research & Development, Marketing, Sales, Production, Regulatory

Novozymes in North America is proud of our unique culture, which is deeply rooted in our core values – Dare to Lead, Trust and Earn Trust, Connect to Create and Unlock Passion.  It is these values that create workplaces where employees want to be: working for a company that cares about making the world a better place, while also showing genuine interest in the Zymers who are so dedicated to what they do every day.  Each NA site offers an outstanding benefits package and opportunities for growth and development.  It has been said by our employees that if you are lucky enough to work for Novozymes, you are lucky enough!  Take a closer look to see if you can be one of the lucky ones.