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Laboratory Engineer, Process Technology, Nynäshamn, Sweden

Nynas is a different oil company with around 1000 employees, production sites in Europe and South America and offices in over 30 countries around the world. Nynas specializes in research and production, and delivers naphthenic special oils and bitumen to a growing global market. Together with their customers they build knowledge to find new adjustments and ways to face challenges that could help shaping a better society.

Nynas can offer you a challenging career in a developing environment that allows you to grow both personally and professionally. You are surrounded by dedicated colleagues in a friendly environment. You will be given the possibility to work in a company with a positive future outlook and development. Nynas has during the last five years invested in new plants and is continuously developing the refinery towards a more secure and environmentally friendly place. The position is based in their main refinery located in Nynäshamn, 40 minutes south of Stockholm.

Key Responsibilities

As a Laboratory Engineer you work with Nynas’ hydrotreating technology and crude oil evaluation. You work in a laboratory environment with development studies utilizing pilot scale units for distillation and hydrotreating, simulating the production units at the refineries. You have the main responsibility for one of the units and work in a team with two other laboratory engineers. The main work tasks involve daily operation, periodical maintenance and troubleshooting of pilot units as well as chemical analyses of product samples produced in the laboratory. At performing the studies, you will be part of a project group together with a Development Engineer and a Specialist from the Process Technology Department. You will also be involved in risk analyses at modifications related to the units or at implementation of new work procedures.

Candidate Profile

• Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, High School Degree in Natural or Technical Science or other relevant training/experience from processing industry
• Fluent in written and spoken English. Swedish is advantageous
• Proficient computer knowledge
• B-driving licence is preferred and experience from quality management work is meriting

We are looking for a person with a strong interest for laboratory and practical work. We value a high safety and quality awareness, good organizational skills and a high level of technical expertise. You enjoy working independently as well as in team-based projects. To succeed in this position, you need to have a logical and analytical nature and have the ability to take initiative and find solutions. In this recruitment we are looking for a candidate that comply with Nynas’ values: dedication, cooperation and proactivity and has great interpersonal skills. We also require a strong safety mindset and a natural ability to identify potential risks related to the laboratory work.

Contact and application

For further information regarding this position, please email Follow this link to apply at Bravura's website.

We are looking for a person with a strong interest for laboratory and practical work!