We are looking for a Development Engineer to our board production to participate in developing the next generation dispersions for Kotkamills. In this position you organize and develop dispersion coating solutions for board. Your main focus is dispersion technology and development, but you also need to understand the end formulations, application technology and the end product (board) quality optimization. You will co-operate with the end product development team as well as production. You report to Senior Development manager of Consumer Boards.
What is the job?
Responsibilities and tasks include:
What do we want from you?
We expect you to have a strong theoretical background relevant for the job, at least a university degree in chemistry and/or paper technology. All knowledge of cartonboard production and R&D is advantageous. We appreciate a team player – a person who is easy to work with. We’d like you to be a good, positive and clear communicator to go along with your knowledge of the field. Good spoken and written English is required. If you know Finnish, it is an asset as well.
The job is located in Kotka, Finland. (get to know the surroundings: https://www.visitkotkahamina.fi/en)
Saila Kettunen, Director, Barrier Boards, mob. +358 40 831 4763.
Did we peak your interest?
Leave your application by Monday 22nd of April at the latest at www.kotkamills.com/careers.
Come change the game with us.
Kotkamills is your responsible partner. We deliver renewable products and performance to our customers' processes via product innovations created from wood, a renewable raw material. Kotkamills' sawmill offers ecological, technically sound and visually attractive wood products for demanding joinery and construction purposes. One of our key brands is Absorbex®, a range of innovative saturating base kraft papers for the high pressure laminate and overlaying films industries. Our latest innovation is recyclable, repulpable and renewable paperboard for the packaging and food service industries.
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