06 Jan 2022

Liquid Development Laboratory Technician

Do you want to join our ambitious and truly international Liquid Development team with the focal point of maintaining and organizing the lab – including responsibility for the day-to-day operation, equipment, processes, and procedures?

The company

CO-RO A/S is a global leader in fruit concentrates, fruit-based drinks, and home-freeze ice lollies. Our more than 1200 employees globally work diligently to develop, produce and market products under our internationally recognized brands such as Sun Lolly, Sunquick, Suntop, Suncola and MashUp. CO-RO, founded in 1942, is a Danish company with a global footprint. Our Brands are available in more than 80 countries with production sites in Europe, Middle East and Asia.

The position

We are looking for a Laboratory Technician to join our Liquid Development team, which is part of CO-RO’s Innovation & Global Marketing department. With reference to the Product Developer, you will join a truly international team consistent of many different nationalities and scientific backgrounds.

We take great pride in our tangible products and you will be able see, feel, smell and, most importantly, taste them every day. Operating out of our modern Innovation Center with state-of-the-art equipment, you will have the best basis and conditions to flourish in your job. Your role is pivotal for us to continue to serve and rapture consumers with 3.5 billion of high-quality fruit-based soft drinks a year. Part of your job description includes assisting and supporting the delivery of complex new product and process development projects – impacting our beloved brands that have refreshed and delighted consumers across borders for the last +75 years.

The focal point of the position is responsibility for maintaining and organizing the lab, including the day-to-day operation, equipment, processes, and procedures. Furthermore, managing smaller projects within recipe formulation, ingredients replacement, new flavoring etc. will also be part of your responsibility area.

The role includes a broad internal and external collaboration with differing stakeholders, e.g., working closely with Supply Chain, Innovation, Marketing, and Finance.

The profile

In order to be taken into consideration for the role, you must possess experience from a laboratory environment, preferable from a food and beverage company. Furthermore, you hold a natural interest and curiosity in lab equipment.

Your educational basis can vary – e.g., holding a technical degree as laboratory technician or a bachelor’s degree within a food related science field. Most importantly, you should feel at home in the laboratory environment, entailing responsibility of planning and conducting experiments, trials, and reporting results. Experience with HPLC as well as LEAN systems will serve advantageous in our selection for the role.

As a person, you are self-driven, positive and possess a proactive and structured mind-set. You are a distinct team player, thriving with collaborating and communicating with different stakeholders.

Fluency in English is a must. Danish proficiency will serve beneficial.

We offer

In 2019 we moved into our new Innovation Centre and HQ – the beautiful Henning Larsen designed Oval. Our physical surroundings create the best possible work conditions and settings for your daily work. Our canteen allows you to bring home delicious dinner and we offer modern fitness and spinning facilities, tennis court, dry-cleaning services and more. Our headquarter reflects our ambition of attracting the best employees from around the world and allows you to join a truly global work environment.

Working for CO-RO entails freedom with responsibility and flexibility, balancing working from office and home. You can expect to join a department where your growth and development are on the agenda.




06 Jan 2022

Apply Now

Soonest possible – interviews will be conducted on a regular basis. Please submit your CV and application with relevant documentation. If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Paulina Erceg, Director, Liquid Development, at perceg@co-ro.com

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