Research Associate, Food & Baking (full-time), Dittingen, CH

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 the Food & Beverages division, you will provide biological solutions that help improve what the world eats and drinks.

Research Associate, Food & Baking (full-time), Dittingen
Do you want to work in an environment in which creativity, business drive and scientific excellence all thrive? If so, you could be our new colleague in food.

For our Novozymes Switzerland laboratory, located in Dittingen, near Basel, we are hiring a Research Associate. In this interesting position, you will become part of our European Technical Service Team that provides technical support and innovative solutions to Novozymes’ customers in the Food processing industry.

We are a dynamic team of research associates and bakers working closely with our food scientists to support our customer to transfer quality and sustainability of their products.

You will be working in a global environment where passion for turning ideas and technology into solutions are essential.

We offer a challenging and exciting position with a large area of responsibility, a large degree of freedom in planning and mode of action in your work. A highly professional and international environment will help you to succeed in this challenge.

In this position you need to have:
  • An education as Laboratory Technician
  • Hands-on experience with IC and HPLC analytics and equipment maintenance
  • Strong analytical skills for data evaluation and method development
  • The ability to coordinate the analytical lab work and willingness to take initiatives
  • Experience with team leadership (an advantage but not required)
  • Interest in enzyme functionality in food matrices and an innovative, curious mindset
  • A proactive, optimistic, passionate and adaptable personality
  • Fluency in English (spoken & written) and excellent communication skills
  • A high attention to details, good interpersonal skills and basic MS Office software package knowledge
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.

Please contact Silvia Strachan, Lab Manager TS Food and Baking Europe, if you have questions to the position.
Please apply online at - only online applications are accepted.
Application deadline: January 21, 2018
Ref: 4530BR
City: Dittingen
Country: Switzerland
Job Area: Technical Services