DuPont Operations Manager in Western Finland, Finland

Operations Manager (Job Number: ARE00001034)


DuPont Industrial Biosciences has a rich history of scientific discovery that has enabled countless innovations and we’re looking for people to collaborate with us to make life the best it can be. The unique combination of agricultural, biotechnology, chemical and material science capabilities allows DuPont Industrial Biosciences to deliver cost-effective products with superior performance and sustainability aspects to a range of industries. From brewing to biofuels, from animal nutrition to apparel, together we can find new and better ways to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.

If you are ready to join an organization with the energy and excitement of a start-up with the stability that comes from a proven track record of one of the world’s largest and most successful biotechnology companies, we invite you to apply for the following opportunity:

We are looking for an Operations Manager to Vaasa.

As an Operations Manager your key responsibilities will be:

  • Team leader for the production team

  • Ensuring and promoting safety at the site

  • Managing and executing the site capital investment program

  • Site process technology competence

  • Operational excellence

  • Being part of the plant management team

And your main tasks will be:

  • Driving continuous improvement and engagement through team effort

  • Project & contractor management

  • Issuing work permits

  • Leading problem identification & solving

  • Development of work procedures

  • Supervisory duties




You have an engineering background (B.Sc/M.Sc in chemical/process engineering or suchlike education) and at least 5 years of relevant work experience with team leader skills demonstrated in practice.

You have already proven your competencies in:

  • Positive safety attitude

  • Knowledge of industrial processes

  • Project management

  • PC Skills: SAP, AutoCAD, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.

  • Fluency in Finnish and English required, written and spoken

Primary Location: EMEA-Finland-Western Finland-Vaasa

Organization: Industrial Biosciences

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Master's Degree (±18 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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