Corbion

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals and vitamins. We develop sustainable solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and generations to come. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Want to know more about what it's like to work at Corbion? Look at: http://www.corbion.com/about-corbion/corbion-stories

Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is constantly looking for talented people who embody our behaviors of Set Clear Direction, Make the Difference, Focus on Customers and Deliver Through Teamwork. The start of your career at Corbion offers many opportunities where you have the advantages of a dynamic, multinational organization. We embrace a friendly, informal culture in a demanding professional environment. Corbion empowers people; your initiatives, and ideas to make a real difference. Are you interested in a Corbion Location, but cannot find the kind of job you are looking for amongst our current job openings? Apply here as an open applicant and we will get back to you as soon as we have a job that matches your profile. We encourage you to follow us on Linked In and to visit our website regularly where you can apply for specific vacancies you may be interested in. Kind regards, Recruitment Team Corbion
Corbion 1429 Main St E suite 111, Hamilton, ON L8K 1C2, Canada
Dec 04, 2018
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for performing in an efficient and timely manner, all HACCP verifications on metal detectors, magnets and screens. Maintain HACCP documentation on the production floor DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To set and adjust the sensitivity of the metal detectors. Verify metal detector audits performed for all production centers. Investigate or assist in the identification of the source of any metal detector rejections and abnormalities Communicate with Production and Management to ensure proper set-ups for metal detectors Communicate all nonconformities to Management and Production Place on hold and quarantine material found to be non-conforming Perform daily screen and magnet checks for the facilities bulk system and work centers Perform line audits as requested Perform manufacturing facility quality inspections. Assist Receiving technician, Supply chain and Procurement when non-conforming material and packaging is found. Performs additional tasks as required to accomplish goals. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: High School degree and minimum of one year experience in manufacturing plant preferred. Excellent reading, writing, math and computer skills with an in depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This job position requires standing, walking, kneeling, bending, climbing, pulling, pushing, lifting, grasping, climbing stairs, repetitive motions and reaching above and below the shoulders. The ability to verbally communicate, hear and perceive visually is required. Moves and lifts finished goods, raw material and chemical supplies weighing up to 60 lbs. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Duties will be performed both inside and outside of the manufacturing plant. Most inside processing locations, which are not heated or cooled will have: a temperature range of 45° F to 110° F depending upon weather conditions. Because there will be some exposure to hazardous, corrosive or flammable chemicals the use of protective equipment such as safety glasses, gloves, dust mask and aprons will be required. Participate in and successfully complete all required training classes Understand and comply with all general safety and environmental requirements for the processing locations and additional specific requirements as contained in the standard methods or in special instructions Review literature related to the general techniques used in the Processing facility Learn all of the specific standard operating procedures outlined by the QC Lab Quality Control Manual At Corbion, we look for employees who can: SET CLEAR DIRECTION: Explain clearly where we are heading, why and how we will get there MAKE THE DIFFERENCE: Deliver results and quality while managing change FOCUS ON CUSTOMERS: Consistently meet the expectations of internal and external customers DELIVER THROUGH TEAMWORK: Engage, motivate, challenge and support employees and teams About us Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals and vitamins. We develop sustainable solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and generations to come. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Want to know more about what it's like to work at Corbion? Look at: http://www.corbion.com/about-corbion/corbion-stories
Corbion 440 US-46, Totowa, NJ 07512, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Corbion is seeking a Technical Service Representative to work with our Key Account Manager team to support and provide assistance to customers in solving bakery operational problems related to the use of Corbion products and in testing new products. The qualified candidate will have previous bakery operations management experience.   Responsibilities: Provide business insights Identify and develop new opportunities Execute customer account plans Ability to interact /collaborate with client’s management team Communicate effectively with Corbion’s Key Account team members Assist Corbion's RDA on testing and development of new technologies. Serve on internal customer teams to collaborate on risk and opportunities. Develop sales through testing and demonstrating Corbion products Review procedures and processes in client facilities providing technical solutions to existing problems Participate in plant start-ups that often require two weeks of continuous travel. Other duties as required Requirements: AIB Graduate or Industry experience equivalent with 15+ years of Wholesale Baking with management experience This position requires a self-motivated individual, with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must have an operations background in large wholesale industrial bakeries. Excellent understanding of ingredient functionality, and fully automated baking processes, to include sweet goods, breads, rolls. Excellent process problem solving, and troubleshooting skills. Must have above average training skills, and have the ability to develop seminars and training programs. Ability to travel extensively, both domestically and internationally. Proficient in Word, Excel, and Outlook. Bilingual, is preferred. Extensive experience in Cake and Sweet good production is a must.     HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Corbion Lenexa, KS, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Corbion’s Algae Ingredients business is based in South San Francisco, California and leads the industry in developing new applications and markets for algae-based products. We have a range of sustainably produced algae products that deliver breakthrough innovations for human and animal nutrition. We are seeking a Senior Scientist to join Fermentation Process Development team at our South San Francisco site. The position level may be adjusted corresponding to the candidate’s experience and qualifications. This position involves research and development activities involving aerobic fermentations for a broad range of applications - including aquaculture, food, chemical, and personal care. The individual will be a hands-on bench scientist responsible for the design and execution of scientific activities critical to corporate strategies.   RESPONSIBILITIES Design, execute, and analyze critical fermentation process development experiments to maximize understanding of microbial physiology, optimize key performance metrics, and improve fermentation sciences Contribute to the development of new principles, concepts, and methods to enable process development, scale-up of processes to pilot scale, and technology transfer to manufacturing scale Conduct laboratory bench work to execute, optimize, and troubleshoot fermentation process operations Analyze, summarize, and present experimental results to expedite development in a collaborative team environment Interface with multidisciplinary groups and represent fermentation process expertise at scientific and project meetings Supervise the work of direct reports and mentor the development of junior staff to promote professional development    REQUIREMENTS Doctorate in Chemical Engineering/Microbiology or related scientific field with five or more years of relevant industry experience Demonstrated hands-on experience and knowledge of fermentation science and biochemical engineering principles, theory, and practice Hands-on experience with optimization of cultivation media, aerobic fermentation process monitoring/control, and operations at laboratory scale Hands-on experience with microbial cultivation and aseptic techniques Preferred experience with automated process control strategies with feedback and feed-forward logic Familiarity and ability to work with common fermentation laboratory equipment: fermentors or bioreactors (Applikon EzControl and others), autoclave, pH meter, laboratory scales and balances, centrifuge, fermentation process control software (Applikon Bioxpert or others) and others Ability to work in a fermentation laboratory and routinely handle and lift equipment up to 40 pounds Ability to work independently and in a multidisciplinary research team Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing Proficiency with MS Office suite and ability to utilize new software/automation tools for scientific and business activities Ability to occasionally work off-shift hours as required for microbial cultivation processes Occasional travel to support business activities such as technology transfer and manufacturing support as necessary   HOW TO APPLY : The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion’s home page at www.corbion.com/careers. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the local Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled  
Corbion South San Francisco, CA, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. POSITION SUMMARY: Position is responsible for identifying opportunities for improvement, design and install projects. Develop business processes and efficient work flows as it relates to the support and maintenance of our manufacturing facility. Additionally, improves plant efficiencies, identifies cost savings, safety, quality, and expands capacity for new or existing products. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Analyze, design and implement productivity improvements supported by thorough data analysis. Improve safety, quality, cost and efficiency. Develop and document Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), process flow diagrams and Job Safety Analysis (JSA) inputs. Lead the engineering of capital projects. Support quality control objectives for desired First Time Right (FTR). Ensure equipment, materials, and parts meet specification and quality standards. Apply lean manufacturing principles and methods to develop material handling processes for the movement of material and workplace layout to achieve optimum efficiency. Time studies and methods to establish highest quality and performance. Performs additional tasks as required to accomplish goals. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or equivalent and minimum five (5) years relevant experience in manufacturing environment, PLC familiarity preferred. Advanced skills with MS Office (Excel & Word) are essential. Auto cad skills preferred. Working knowledge of Ethernet network communications and related hardware setup plus Windows operating system and PC hardware preferred. Excellent leadership, interpersonal and team building skills. Works well with all departments. Must be available outside normal business hours for support of project work. HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Corbion 440 US-46, Totowa, NJ 07512, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. GENERAL SUMMARY : Oversees the staff and operations to support effective equipment and system maintenance and operations. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Maintains and applies working knowledge of the function, maintenance, and repair of motors, pumps, centrifuges, conveyors, electrical components, valves and utilities systems and related equipment Coordinates, schedules, supervises and supports maintenance activities of maintenance and operations personnel to support production operations Develops, implements and maintains the automated Maintenance Management System (AMMS) for the timely scheduling, performing and recording of preventative and corrective maintenance on plant equipment; provides program monitoring and oversight to ensure equipment reliability and proper functioning. Oversees the purchase and maintaining of the inventory of maintenance supplies and replacement parts including critical spare part Maintains maintenance hard copy and electronic record keeping and data management; oversees and participates in data entry, including parts inventory tracking; recommends and implements data management system improvements and performs local system administration functions; evaluates record keeping functions of staff and recommends improvement Develops and procures required maintenance shop tools, equipment and consumables; utilizes data management system to obtain and document approvals for purchase Coordinates with supervisors and managers to plan and execute effective shutdowns and outage Interacts with technicians, supervisors, and managers concerning maintenance and electrical issues; ensures that the operations department has adequate resources and support from maintenance team to implement sanitation protocol Develops and implements an ongoing maintenance training program; assesses staff professional development needs and provides training opportunities to support staff professional development Completes miscellaneous tasks or initiatives as assigned by the Plant Manager; provides support to special projects by allocating and directing the work of maintenance support staff; communicates and collaborates with process and project engineers, and shift and laboratory supervisors on projects Exhibits strong leadership and commitment to the plant’s Safety culture; monitors operations and personnel activities to identify, correct and prevent potential safety hazards and improve safety effort Hires, trains and evaluates assigned staff to support the operations of the department; takes corrective and disciplinary action on performance deficiencies and conduct violations including employment termination. QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION : Bachelor of Science degree in chemical or mechanical engineering or related field preferred; college-level coursework required. WORK EXPERIENCE : Four (4) years demonstrated experience leading shifts in manufacturing and/or maintenance required. HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Corbion 5201 W War Memorial Dr, Peoria, IL 61615, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Scope For Corbion, we are seeking a Logistics & Warehouse Manager LATAM who embodies our behaviors of Set Direction, Make the Difference, Focus on Customers and Deliver Through Teamwork. For the successful candidate, these behaviors will be critical to the increased engagement of Corbion employees and essential to fulfilling Corbion's goals! Your responsibilities As our Logistics & Warehouse Manager LATAM you are a part of Corbion team to be responsible for different activities. The location will be São Paulo-SP. Your main responsibilities are: Member of the Management Team (MT) for Operations and Logistics LATAM (hereafter O&L). Provide Operational and Strategic contribution to the O&L MT by taking part in the development and execution of the O&L vision and strategy in order to realize the O&L business goals. Manage all logistics ressources, wheter internal or external, to ensure for end customer, distributor or other OPCO’s to be delivered on time, in full, and according the Corbion quality standards and Service Levels as well as against the lowers costs possible. Management of 3rd party warehouses. Communicate with proper anticipation with demand management in case of tight supply situation or shortage to ensure proper management of the situation with customers. Close communication with demand management to understand the demand trends and anticipate on logistics resources to support business growth in the region. Attend to monthly regional review meetings, S&OP, quarterly commercial meeting . Responsible for day-to-day Logistics operations in LATAM, including shipments and flows within the region, exports from LATAM to the rest of the world and imports into LATAM. Leading the Logistics continuous improvement activities within LATAM by leading the implementation, optimization and cost reduction of new and existing supply chains. Responsible for the overall department reporting according to the Corbion standards. Responsible for all Logistics projects within the LATAM region. Representing the LATAM region in the global Logistics projects where the region is involved. Your profile Knowledge: Bachelor/master degree in Logistics or similar. Minimal 5 years experience in the supply chain area. Skills: Leadership, Motivating , well structured, Influencing, cultural awareness (geographically, within CORBION organization, supplier/client relationship), customer oriented, result driven, ability to work in a changing environment Experience: Managing a team, Supply chain/operations, warehousing, transport, export/import in international commerce, customs Languages: Fluence in English and Spanish is requested Our offer We offer competitive remuneration with for example collective health insurance and a bonus based on company targets. Furthermore in Corbion you can find a: Company which empowers people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real impact Career at Corbion that offers many chances where you have the advantages of a dynamic, multinational organization Informal atmosphere and the culture promotes self-management Unique possibility to be trained by our own professionals.   How to Apply The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Corbion State of São Paulo, Brazil
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. We are seeking a highly motivated Scientist to join our Functional Ingredients (FI) team in our Research Development & Application (RD&A) center in Lenexa, Kansas. The FI team is a critical part of the Corbion Food RD&A team and plays a key role in delivering food ingredient technologies and application projects that will support Corbion's ingredient solution business, especially in the bakery ingredient business. This team works closely with the bakery industrial team and RD&A application team in leading and executing projects that will deliver products that will meet the market and customer needs. This team will also serve as the technical and knowledge resources for our internal and external customers. Our ideal candidate is a well-trained scientist who is specialized in enzyme chemistry with a solid food science background which includes experience and knowledge in functional food ingredients, especially in various enzymes, and other food applications.   Responsibilities: Lead the enzyme biochemical analysis and research, responsible for managing the enzyme analysis lab. Work with the Food RDA team to support enzyme application projects in foods, esp. in enzyme applications in baking. Grow the capability in supporting and /or leading enzyme-related food application projects. Support other functional groups, such as sales, technical service, procurement, etc., for their needs in enzyme analysis, trouble-shooting, solution development, and trainings. Support customers for their need in enzyme analysis, trouble-shooting, and trainings. Work closely with enzyme suppliers in learning and transforming their new technologies into application solutions that can create values to Corbion and to our customers. Proactively participate in building project pipeline by offering enzyme and enzyme application expertise and technical insights. Be flexible in taking on additional tasks, as needed, to support company’s business needs. Requirements: Minimum a BS degree in Biochemistry, Biology, Enzymology, or other equivalent discipline, but a MS degree is more preferred. A degree in food science or cereal chemistry will be plus also. 5+ years' experience in R&D lab or biochemical lab with a solid background and experience in enzyme and protein analysis is required. Fully capable of developing and implementing methods for enzyme analysis, such as various enzyme activity assays, SDS-PAGE, HPLC, etc. A good understanding of various enzymes and their food applications, is a plus. A solid understanding of principles of food science and/or bakery science, food ingredient functionalities, and food analytical techniques, are highly desirable. A customer focus with a drive for results and can-do mentality are a must. Capable of building trusted relationship with customers to become their go-to expert. Highly motivated self-starter with excellent time-management and a passion for driving results. Strong interpersonal and communications skills are required. Must be able to work effectively in cross-functional team environment. Capable of initiating projects and bring new ideas into the organization. Must be able to self-manage multiple project/tasks Team-player: builds on expertise of others, and capable of connecting the dots to drive for optimal results. Good problem solving skills, capable of using tools in experimental design and statistical analysis May need to travel overnight 10-20%.   HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled  
Corbion Lenexa, KS, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Position Summary   We are seeking a driven, enthusiastic Manager of Payroll to lead strategic planning, integration, tactical direction and day to day management of the US and Canadian Payroll function. You will join a collaborative Payroll/HR team reporting to the Senior HR Director. Your main focus will be managing all payroll processing while ensuring compliance for an 800+ employee population.   Key Areas of Responsibility:   Process weekly and bi-weekly multi-state payroll Provide overall strategic and operational leadership for the Payroll team while interacting regularly with internal and external stakeholders. Direct and coordinate the implementation and administration of accurate payroll policies, processes, procedures and regulations. Provide leadership to the Payroll team to enhance performance, quality and productivity. Work closely with Corporate Finance, Benefits and HRIS Administration and outside vendors to ensure all financial controls and reporting are correct and ensures payroll solutions developed align with the corporation's overall business strategy. Possesses up to date knowledge of federal, state and local compensation laws and regulations to ensure company compliance. Develop a 3 year roadmap for the planning, design, implementation, communication and delivery of the payroll technology and process improvement projects. Proactive analysis, support and guidance in HRIS including training materials. Lead initiatives to identify, plan and implement process improvements, communications and reporting of payroll systems Special projects as needed Qualifications: Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience Minimum 8+ years payroll experience Thorough experience of payroll processes and systems (ADP-WFN, eTime) Strong understand of HR processes and date Thorough knowledge of Excel Previous project management experience CPP certification and/or APA membership preferred HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Corbion Lenexa, KS, USA
Dec 04, 2018
For Corbion, we are seeking a Sr. Process Engineer who embodies our behaviors of Set Direction, Make the Difference, Focus on Customers and Deliver Through Teamwork. For the successful candidate, these behaviors will be critical to the increased engagement of Corbion employees and essential to fulfilling Corbion's goals! Your responsibilities As our Sr. Process Engineer you are a part of Corbion team to be responsible for different activities. The location will be Campos dos Goytacazes / RJ and you report to, Technology and Engineering Manager. Your main responsibilities are: Main goal to be realized Contribute to the design of the productive plant as Sr. Process Engineer; Design processes by calculating mass balances, utility balances and sizing of equipment; Optimize design by applying value techniques like value engineering and energy integration (pinch); Work with third parties and third party engineers to accomplish the targets of Corbion; End responsible for the design of new production processes and the dimensioning of plants and Equipment; Realize the most cost effective capital projects; Maintain the core Corbion knowhow on the production process for lactic acid and derivatives; Use this knowhow in the design and operations of new and existing Corbion lactic acid and derivatives plants; Use current and asses incumbent technologies to realize the most cost effective capital projects. Driving to Results Apply the most cost effective process technologies for the production of Lactic acid including energy optimization and process intensification; Work with local Corbion operating companies, to capture best proven practices and to implement global standards; Develop process technology concepts that lead to lowest manufacturing cost against the optimum capital life cycle cost, including operational, maintenance cost and return on capital over the assets lifetime; Create a complete process engineering package that can be supplied during the contractor to develop basic and detailing engineering; Work with Innovation and competence teams to make in a early phase the assessment on the cost effectiveness of new technologies; Evaluate innovative techniques and methods used to execute and build new capital projects; Support projects and operating companies worldwide in the detail engineering (including software development), commissioning and start-up of new plants and plant extension or implementation of new technologies; Improvements to quality, yield, and processing cost; Identification and implementation of new technologies and/ or products to accomplish the business goals; The candidate must be capable of managing projects at all levels to include lab development resulting in production implementation. The role works closely with cross-functional business members in the North American business unit to ensure all aspects of projects align with customer expectations, manufacturing, business unit strategy, goals, and company policies. As Process/ Project Engineer this position will direct the work of both exempt and nonexempt positions in relation to various projects; Executes QESH standards per defined roles and responsibilities to ensure personal and product safety and quality; Implements, executes and promotes food safety of our products through the use of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's), performance to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), Security Measures, Housekeeping, Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Point (HACCP), all quality, regulatory, environmental, safety and health guidelines and regulations. These standards are used in all daily activities to ensure the products safety and quality are in compliance. Skills / Knowledge and experience MS Chemical Engineering or BS Chemical Engineering with relevant experience in food, pharma or specialty chemicals required; Project Management MBA or certification is preferred 8+ years of experience working on technical processes, new product and project development and management Extensive experience in the design and operation of process plants Expertise in process engineering and chemical engineering Broad know how on equipment design and operation Experience work in multi-disciplinary project teams in a multi-cultural setting Fluent English Advanced Working knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint Positive attitude, exemplary attendance, excellent communication skills and reliable team member Teamwork Working Hours 7:00am – 5:00pm on Monday to Thursday and 7:00am – 4:00pm on Friday Our offer We offer competitive remuneration with for example collective health insurance and a bonus based on company targets. Furthermore in Corbion you can find a: Company which empowers people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real impact Career at Corbion that offers many chances where you have the advantages of a dynamic, multinational organization Informal atmosphere and the culture promotes self-management Unique possibility to be trained by our own professionals in the world of biobased products Flexible working environment Corbion (www.corbion.com) is a global leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and lactides, and a leading company in functional blends containing enzymes, emulsifiers, minerals, and vitamins. We deliver biobased products made from renewable resources and applied in global markets like bakery, meat, culinary, pharma, home and personal care, and resins. Operating worldwide, Corbion is a global company generating an annual sales of € 918 million in 2015 and employs a workforce numbering 1,673 in 20 countries. We work across two distinct segments: Biobased Food Ingredients and Biochemicals. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture
Corbion State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dec 04, 2018
Join a team bringing innovative algae ingredients to the market. Corbion is the global market leader in food ingredients including its newest product line, algae ingredients. We are a mission-driven company developing sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. Corbion’s Algae Ingredients business is based in South San Francisco and leads the industry in developing new applications and markets for algae-based products. We have a range of sustainably produced algae products that deliver breakthrough innovations for human and animal nutrition. We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced leader to join an international team of regulatory professionals to lead the expansion of algae-based products in the market. The successful candidate will work with a dynamic commercial team and world class researchers to bring new algae products to the market. Responsibilities Oversee and support global regulatory compliance of all product development, evaluation and/ or marketing to ensure compliance with US and international requirements Work with multidisciplinary project groups in meeting established objectives; prioritize projects to meet internal and external deadlines; and provide regulatory guidance to project teams regarding development, evaluation, or marketing of products Lead the preparation and submission of US and international regulatory filings and applications, including dossiers and product registrations Manage the daily operations of the regulatory affairs team and oversee the assignments to outside regulatory contractors Oversee and support responses to technical enquiries from internal team members and external customers; provide current and accurate product-related information to address internal and external needs Oversee and participate in the collection and maintenance of data and other documentation related to regulatory compliance activities Monitor and analyze current and pending US and international regulations for food and animal feed and assess their impacts on Corbion’s interests Represent Corbion at key industry regulatory and trade association meetings   Qualifications Bachelor or Master’s degree in Food Science, Chemistry, Microbiology/Life Sciences or a related discipline, Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) or Masters in an applicable Regulatory discipline is desirable 10+ years industry experience in Regulatory Affairs or related discipline with emphasis on food & nutrition and/or animal food and feed Experience with US, EU, Brazil, Asia and other international areas desirable, but not required Strong ability to understand and interpret food and feed regulations Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to lead a team and work as a team member within a fast pace global interdisciplinary team   HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled  
Corbion South San Francisco, CA, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. This role is business critical. Corbion has become the first to produce Algae Ingredients at scale for the Animal Nutrition space. It has established a leading market position with Algaprime DHA, a whole algal-rich DHA product, in the Salmon industry through the partnership with Biomar, a leading formulator and supplier of feed for the aquaculture industry. The company intends to grow the business outside Salmon and develop business across the wider Animal Nutrition space. Corbion seeks an experienced individual with broad commercial experience specifically in the animal nutrition feed ingredient markets. Corbion has already launched algae ingredients for use in animal nutrition, and is working to expand commercial offerings into this market. This candidate will generate sales with key accounts and partners, establish commercial relationships across the space, position Corbion’s products in the market place and help define its value proposition, conceptualize and sponsor new product development, and guide the company as it grows and broadens its supply chain in this space. The position will be based out of Europe.   Responsibilities: Develop 3 years strategy that maximizes the value of product opportunities in the specialty feed ingredient market for animal nutrition Lead day-to-day management (initially leading a team of 4 employees) of animal nutrition business and responsibility for achieving commercial metrics (e.g., volume, revenue, margin, share) Drive product sales to agreed to global revenue targets Select market opportunities and develop a clear, compelling, quantified value proposition for each within a comprehensive multi-generation program Establish pricing strategy to ensure adequate margin leveraging latest value based pricing techniques Be able to lead partner and customer meetings showing industry authority and ability to articulate data-driven value proposition Identify, negotiate and execute strategic alliances leveraging existing industry contacts Be able to close critical sales opportunities with major industry incumbents Manage and grow Corbion’s existing partnerships and business in animal nutrition Achieve sales targets in 2018 including long-term agreements with customers    Build pipeline of products to address Animal Nutrition markets: Contribute new product innovation ideas based on current market / IP understanding and customer relationships Drive product pipeline development programs from ideation through commercialization using a rigorous discipline of evaluation (markets, competition, product mix) and a selection process that is fact based, transparent, and successfully weighs competing and conflicting demands on our technology platform   Lead cross-functional commercialization activities Work with Product Line Management to develop commercial strategy for each product that leverages full range of alternatives (e.g., partnerships, license of IP, direct and distributor sales) Build and mentor cross-functional team leveraging experience in each function including molecular biology, process development, applications development, sales, marketing, regulatory, and manufacturing Develop direct, distributor, and partnership sales model appropriately designed for each product application and geographic opportunity Build and drive accountability and performance across team including application development lab, field tests, product strategy, demand forecasts, and branding Identify and manage key risks to execution of the product roll out strategy Cultivate and manage external networks including retained advisors, market and brand consultants, creative agencies   Requirements : Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, Animal Nutrition, or similar. Prefer MBA or other relevant advanced degree 10+ years of industry specific sales, marketing, and product development with a focus on launching and growing specialty ingredients within the Animal Nutrition market Significant experience and achievements in the animal nutrition space, including the use and valuation of specialty algal ingredients. Deep and global relationships across the Animal Nutrition markets including specific experience in the value chain assessment, including feed producers, and farmers Able to evaluate growth opportunities, recommend strategic solutions and drive comprehensive implementation plans Track record of forming and developing strong, diverse teams Resilient, hands-on, opportunity-oriented individual, energized by the challenges of fast growth, ambiguous environments and limited resources Proven strategic thinker and problem solver, able to concentrate on key initiatives amidst multiple enticing options and set and drive performance against challenging goals Excellent leadership competencies and intellectual capacity Possess a high level of integrity, curiosity, strong discipline, and a high degree of accuracy Excellent organizational and planning skills with attention to detail Thinks ahead, minimizing potential problems and is proactive in identifying areas to improve Excellent communication and presentation skills and a proven ability to establish positive relations both internal and external Ability to travel   HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled  
Corbion Europe
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. We are a global food ingredient supplier for leading food manufacturers. We strive to be the leader in keeping food tasty, consistent and fully safe from date of production to day of consumption. With our proven food solutions based on conscious choices, we work side by side and empower our customers to grow and to create affordable food, in the markets of meat, beverage, bakery, confectionery, and dairy, that people love and can safely enjoy with their friends and family, just as we enjoy with ours. We are seeking a highly motivated Scientist, with a background in sweet goods, to join our Bakery Applications Team in Lenexa, Kansas. The successful candidate will be a broadly trained food science technologist that possesses strong application knowledge in functional ingredients related to baking and sweet goods. As a part of the Bakery Applications Team, you will play a key role in developing new products for the baking industry, supporting the sales team, procurement, operations, and business development.   Responsibilities:   Conduct and manage assigned projects. This includes up front knowledge seeking on newly assigned projects, developing and executing the technical plans, collecting and analyzing data, communicating project status and results internally and externally, generating reports and making presentations. All while adhering to the needed timelines and cost constraints. Transfer bench top development to pilot scale production and to retail/wholesale manufacturing. Work directly with customers in launching new products, giving trainings on new technologies, and helping trouble shoot problems and offer technical solutions. Serve as a technical resource for both internal and external customers. Be flexible in taking on additional tasks, as needed, to support company’s business needs.   Requirements:   A BS degree in Bakery Science, Food Science, Cereal Chemistry, or related fields with 3+ years technical experience/development work with a major food or food ingredient company is required. A Masters, AIB, or CMB a plus, but not required. Expertise in sweet baked goods is preferred (cakes, donuts, Danish, muffins, cookies) Strong application knowledge in functional ingredients related to baking. This includes such categories as grains, flours, starches, fibers, sweeteners, hydrocolloids, lipids, enzymes, oxidation, emulsifiers, preservatives and leavening agents. Formulation and industrial processing knowledge relating to bakery products required. Customer focused with the capability of building trusted relationships with customers to become their go-to expert. High motivated self-starter with time-management skills, with the passion of driving for results. Strong people skills (both in leading a project and in working with peers and management) are a must with open and clear communication skills. Capable of working effectively in cross-functional team environment. Team-player: Builds on expertise of others, and is able to connect the dots to drive for optimal results for Corbion. Drive for results/can-do mentality is a must. Competent in project management. Understanding of experimental design and statistical analysis. Possess problem solving skills. MS Office proficiency required Travel up to 30%   HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled  
Corbion Lenexa, KS, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Position Summary : Develop and realize the sales strategy of Corbion biomaterials in order to meet current and future business targets. Responsibilities: Develop the North America Biomaterials sales strategy in line with the overall Corbion biomaterials strategy in order to realize the current and future business goals. Develop and realize the North America Biomaterials sales budget (net sales and added value). Business development: realize a balanced sales pipeline in order to realize the sales growth targets in the short and long term. Key account management: develop and implement key account plans for the strategic accounts. Direct account responsibility for main customers in North America Personnel: manage the North America sales organization. Budget: prepare and monitor the expense budget of the sales department. Participate in pharmaceutical and medical device trade shows and conferences either as a visitor or an exhibitor. Minimum Qualifications: Master degree preferably in a relevant technical area such as polymer chemistry or technology At least 10 yrs experience in sales management and business development in high added value markets Experience of working in a regulated industry (pharma, medical device) Exeperience in selling raw materials / excipients / API's to the medical and pharmaceutical industry Strong communication and negotiation skills and customer focus Ability to travel as determined by business requirements at least 40% of the time. Our Offer: We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. What makes Corbion special is the way we consciously create that connection between the product of our work and our individual lives and use it to shape our choices and our priorities as a company. We have a great company made up of talented, dedicated people – people who share a purpose and a vision. When we all understand how we intend to get there in the same way, there’s no telling how far we can go. We offer you the chance to join a company with a: Culture to empower people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real difference International focus with truly diverse teams Unique possibility to be trained by our internal expertise in the world of biobased products. We invest in relevant training courses related to your particular discipline, that will give you the opportunity to grow into an industry expert Lastly, we offer a friendly, informal culture in a demanding professional environment In addition, we actively embrace diversity in how we work together and contribute toward our shared objectives and values. By joining Corbion, you will become an employee in a company where you can feel pride in your achievements and develop your career with global prospects At Corbion We Look For Employees Who Can : SET CLEAR DIRECTION: Explain clearly where we are heading, why and how we will get there MAKE THE DIFFERENCE: Deliver results and quality while managing change FOCUS ON CUSTOMERS: Consistently meet the expectations of internal and external customers DELIVER THROUGH TEAMWORK: Engage, motivate, challenge and support employees and teams About Us : Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals and vitamins. We develop sustainable solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and generations to come. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Want to know more about what it's like to work at Corbion? Look at: http://www.corbion.com/about-corbion/corbion-stories
Corbion Tucker Branch Rd, Georgia 30738, USA
Dec 04, 2018
For Corbion, we are seeking a who embodies our behaviors of Set Direction, Make the Difference, Focus on Customers and Deliver Through Teamwork. For the successful candidate, these behaviors will be critical to the increased engagement of Corbion employees and essential to fulfilling Corbion's goals! Your responsibilities As our you are a part of Corbion Brazil team to be responsible for different projects. The location will be Campos dos Goytacazes and you report to the Industrial Director . Your main responsibilities are: Responsible for the technology and engineering efforts at Corbion Campos in both the lactic acid and the derivatives plant. The technology side of the role will be working with the Corbion OpCos in the platform organization and the Operations Service Center to spread improvements in technology and implement best practices throughout Corbion worldwide. The engineering part of this role is to identify, scope and execute capital engineering projects for the Corbion Campos plant. This position is responsible for development and execution of the Corbion Campos vision and strategy. The most important areas of accountability with a focus on the results that are expected from the job are: Generate process and technology ideas and projects to produce saving in the future. Investigate those process and technological changes to improve efficiency of raw material and energy use. Prioritize and coordinate project efforts to best utilize resources. Recruit, hire, coach and support Technology/Engineering Teams to develop subordinates skills and techniques. Build capability into the team to provide for business needs and development opportunities for staff. Assist subordinates with and maintain accountability for the successful execution of budgeted capital projects. This includes final responsibility, taking the lead in negotiating contracts over $50k and approving any contracts over $20k for the purchase of main equipment or contractor services. Produce accurate capital investment estimates and savings/return evaluations. Incorporate various financial scenarios to provide a strong basis for decision making. Develop the stage gate details for projects to control risk, balanced with the upfront cost to minimize losses due to unfavorable projects. Implement projects on time and within budget outlined in capital requests. Establish clear schedules and Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) for each project. Manage project closure and capitalization to the support the business’ capital Finance structure. Coordinate with Operations and Maintenance to assure training of operators and staff, maintainability, safety, quality and operability as a part of every project. Executes QESH standards per defined roles and responsibilities to ensure personal and product safety and Implements, executes and promotes food safety of our products through the use of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's), performance to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), Security Measures, Housekeeping, Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Point (HACCP), all quality, regulatory, environmental, safety and health guidelines and regulations. These standards are used in all daily activities to ensure the products safety and quality are in compliance. Performing and leading efforts in de-bottlenecking and optimization studies and projects. Perform other duties as assigned.     Your profile Beyond an educational background in Chemical Engineering or related fields we need you to have:   Minimum of 5-7 years’ experience with significant exposure to capital project management and technology projects. Solid technical and engineering capabilities in process understanding and capital projects design and management Proven results in manufacturing process improvement using Lean Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement, Stable Operations or similar programs. Furthermore you meet the following competences: Drive for Results Process Management Extensive problem solving skills. Management and strong leadership skills. Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to multi-task in a fast paced, team environment. Fully Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, MS Project and Auto CAD. Our offer We offer competitive remuneration with for example collective health insurance and a bonus based on company targets. Furthermore in Corbion you can find a: Company which empowers people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real impact Career at Corbion that offers many chances where you have the advantages of a dynamic, multinational organization Informal atmosphere and the culture promotes self-management Unique possibility to be trained by our own professionals in the world of biobased products Flexible working environment   Corbion (www.corbion.com) is a global leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and lactides, and a leading company in functional blends containing enzymes, emulsifiers, minerals, and vitamins. We deliver biobased products made from renewable resources and applied in global markets like bakery, meat, culinary, pharma, home and personal care, and resins. Operating worldwide, Corbion is a global company generating an annual sales of € 918 million in 2015 and employs a workforce numbering 1,673 in 20 countries. We work across two distinct segments: Biobased Food Ingredients and Biochemicals. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture
Corbion State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. We are seeking an experienced Sr. Process Engineer with knowledge of fermentation and downstream processes to support our Algae Ingredients business. We lead the industry in developing new applications and markets for algae-based products. With a range of sustainably produced algae products, we are able to deliver breakthrough innovations for human and animal nutrition. Based at our Peoria plant, you will be responsible for the leadership and development for improvements in scalable and economical downstream processes.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide technical leadership and operational oversight for daily fermentation and downstream process operations, activities and personnel. Generate new procedures and refine existing procedures for fermentation and downstream processing related equipment; work on complex projects requiring advanced experience. Work closely with the Process Development Group and lead teams to develop downstream batch objectives and an optimization plan with the goal of achieving continuous improvement; work closely with shift supervisors and technicians to convey objectives and plans for optimizing and improving downstream processes for a variety of products. Identify and lead the implementation of opportunities to improve yields for each downstream unit operation; works with technicians and supervisors to implement yield improvement methods. Provide training for shift supervisors, technicians and engineering staff on fermentation and downstream unit operations. Oversee the data analysis on downstream batch processes summarizing key performance criteria; use trend analysis to measure unit operation performance and identify improvement opportunities; summarize data trends and use as tools to train, develop, and mentor others on fermentation and downstream process operations. Work with project engineers to define process requirements for new equipment installation or modifications for existing equipment; work with project engineers to review equipment installation and prepare systems for plant operation, which includes piping and installation diagram (P&ID) reviews and revisions, valve labeling, Pre-Startup Safety Reviews, development of standard operating procedures, training personnel, and providing oversight for commissioning and startup activities. Communicate with Operations and Maintenance department personnel to troubleshoot equipment issues and provide repair recommendations. Conduct audits and follow up on action required for compliance for Safety, Environmental, and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). Exhibit strong leadership and commitment to safety culture; monitor operations and personnel activities to identify, correct and prevent potential safety hazards and improve safety efforts. Interact with outside partners, third-party service providers, process equipment manufacturers, and contractors on issues related to downstream manufacturing/production. Responsible for information management including technical data collection, organization and maintenance of database, preparation of technical analysis and reports; develop and maintain equipment data sheets. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelors or Masters degree in Engineering required. Biological, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering preferred. 5+ years of production and manufacturing experience. Excellent written and verbal communication; and the ability to work both independently in a multi-disciplinary environment and as a key teammate within an interdisciplinary team. Skillful in problem solving and trouble-shooting data, equipment, and procedures. Ability to work in a fast paced environment without sacrificing accuracy and quality of work. Good organizational and time management skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point. HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion’s home page at www.corbion.com/careers. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the local Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled      
Corbion 5201 W War Memorial Dr, Peoria, IL 61615, USA
Dec 04, 2018
Do you want to have a key role supporting the development and maintenance of the Corbion’s quality system update to maintain its efficiency? As our Quality Assurance Specialist (QA Specialist) you will mainly be responsible for typical and non-typical quality matters of the Corbion plant in the Barcelona Region. In this new position you will work for the location in Montmeló where we have our lactic acid derivative facility. As our new QA Specialist you report to the Quality Unit Manager within our Operations Team. The main responsibilities are to maintain the company quality system and to manage daily related activities. Attend customer quality requirements, customer complaints and follow up of costumer audit requirements. Ensure quality system effectiveness in daily business activities Do you want to create excellent support for Corbion regional customer services in several countries regarding product regulations, compliance of manufactured products, quality requirements for APIs GMP under ISO 9001 and quality system requirements for food safety and feed certifications? Have a further look at what this position is about. This might be your next but not last step within Corbion: Provide information required by customers for approval of Corbion products (pharmaceutical APIs, food products, feed products, technical products) for different market applications and countries Carry out raw materials, packaging and services homologation process Conduct follow up of (API and Food) product exceptions (e.g. deviations, OOS, non-conformities, change control), paper base and eQMS system Coordinate customer complaints management process from complaint reception to final customer report thorough corporate complaints software Management of CAPA process module of the quality system Maintain proper update of the quality management system documentation based on ISO 9001 through documentation software Assist in training program employees concerning quality, pharma GMP for APIs and food safety About you In addition to your educational achievements with a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Pharmacy, Food Technology, or equivalent scientific degree, as the successful candidate for the position of QA Specialist you must also have: Approximately 5 years’ experience, mainly in pharmaceutical GMP for APIs under ISO 9001 system and knowledge in food industry field Good knowledge of pharmaceutical cGMP’s for APIs Experience with quality systems certifications (ISO 9001, FSSC22000 or equivalent) Familiarity with HACCP, process risk assessment tools Comfort with data analysis systems such as eQMS, LIMS ERP Verbal and written fluency in local Spanish (Catalan) language and English language At Corbion, we look for employees who can: SET CLEAR DIRECTION: Explain clearly where we are heading, why and how we will get there MAKE THE DIFFERENCE: Deliver results and quality while managing change FOCUS ON CUSTOMERS: Consistently meet the expectations of internal and external customers DELIVER THROUGH TEAMWORK: Engage, motivate, challenge and support employees and teams As the QA Specialist we need you to go the extra mile, to embody our behaviors and show the following: Strong interpersonal skills, ability to interact with all levels of personnel in a professional manner Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills Ability to analyze details and perform structured decision-making on a daily basis You are a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimum supervision and use good judgment Our offer We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. What makes Corbion special is the way we consciously create that connection between the product of our work and our individual lives and use it to shape our choices and our priorities as a company. We have a great company made up of talented, dedicated people – people who share a purpose and a vision. When we all understand how we intend to get there in the same way, there’s no telling how far we can go. We offer you the chance to join a company with a: Culture to empower people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real difference International focus with truly diverse teams Unique possibility to be trained by our internal expertise in the world of biobased products We invest in relevant training courses related to your particular discipline, that will give you the opportunity to grow into an industry expert Lastly, we offer a friendly, informal culture in a demanding professional environment In addition, we actively embrace diversity in how we work together and contribute toward our shared objectives and values. By joining Corbion, you will become an employee in a company where you can feel pride in your achievements and develop your career with global prospects About us Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Want to know more about what it's like to work at Corbion? Look at: http://www.corbion.com/about-corbion/corbion-stories How to apply Interested to join us? Please click on the button below, apply online and tell us who you are by attaching your CV and cover letter. No other forms of application will be accepted Only Spain residents will be considered We will not respond to recruitment agency contact
Corbion Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 389-391, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
Dec 04, 2018
Do you want to have a key role supporting the development and maintenance of the Corbion’s quality system update to maintain its efficiency? As our Senior Quality Assurance Specialist (Senior QA Specialist) you will mainly be responsible for typical and non-typical quality matters of the Corbion plant in the Barcelona Region. In this new position you will work for the location in Montmeló where we have our lactic acid derivative facility. As our new Senior QA Specialist you report to the Quality unit Manager within our Operations Team. The main responsibilities are to implement company quality policy, deploy company quality objectives and follow continuous processes improvement Do you want to create periodic reporting for monitoring effectiveness of the quality management system, including annual quality food & feed system review and PQR for API’s? Have a further look at what this position is about. This might be your next but not last step within Corbion: Ensuring food safety requirements and API cGMP requirements are recognized, understood and maintained across the company Attending all external audits for quality system standard certifications, customer audits and food authorities inspections and participate in pharmaceutical authorities inspections for API’s Leading risk assessment teams for all food & pharma processes to define CCP or process critical parameters Developing and coordinating internal quality audit program of the quality management system Conducting management, investigation and follow up of (food and API) product exceptions and customer complaints Adapting proven quality assurance practices from other Corbion plants and to align with corporate policies and procedures Local implementation of corporate Corbion new IT tools for the quality field, like eQMS, ERP Assisting in training new employees and general staff of CMO concerning quality, food safety and pharma GMP About you In addition to your educational achievements with a Bachelor's degree in Food Technology, Pharmacy, Chemistry or equivalent scientific degree, as the successful candidate for the position of Senior QA Specialist you must also have: Approximately 15 years’ experience, mainly in food industry field and consolidated knowledge with experience in API pharmaceutical Experience with quality systems implementation and certifications Knowledge of quality standards (ISO 9001, FSSC22000, feed GMP+) and pharmaceutical API’s / cGMP’s Familiarity with HACCP, process risk assessment tools Proven skills in implementing quality systems in the food industry and cGMP for API’s environment and direct experience with Health Authorities inspections Comfort with data analysis systems such as ERP, LIMS, eQMS Ability to conduct teams and to manage people Verbal and written fluency in local Spanish (Catalan) language and English language At Corbion, we look for employees who can: SET CLEAR DIRECTION: Explain clearly where we are heading, why and how we will get there MAKE THE DIFFERENCE: Deliver results and quality while managing change FOCUS ON CUSTOMERS: Consistently meet the expectations of internal and external customers DELIVER THROUGH TEAMWORK: Engage, motivate, challenge and support employees and teams As the Senior QA Specialist we need you to go the extra mile, to embody our behaviors and show the following: Strong interpersonal skills, ability to interact with all levels of personnel in a professional manner Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills Ability to analyze details and perform structured decision-making on a daily basis You are a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimum supervision and use good judgment Want to see for yourself what this job involves? Check out the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_bs9HyDBBA&feature=youtu.be Our offer We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. What makes Corbion special is the way we consciously create that connection between the product of our work and our individual lives and use it to shape our choices and our priorities as a company. We have a great company made up of talented, dedicated people – people who share a purpose and a vision. When we all understand how we intend to get there in the same way, there’s no telling how far we can go. We offer you the chance to join a company with a: Culture to empower people and where your initiatives and ideas make a real difference International focus with truly diverse teams Unique possibility to be trained by our internal expertise in the world of biobased products We invest in relevant training courses related to your particular discipline, that will give you the opportunity to grow into an industry expert Lastly, we offer a friendly, informal culture in a demanding professional environment In addition, we actively embrace diversity in how we work together and contribute toward our shared objectives and values. By joining Corbion, you will become an employee in a company where you can feel pride in your achievements and develop your career with global prospects About us Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture. Want to know more about what it's like to work at Corbion? Look at:  http://www.corbion.com/about-corbion/corbion-stories How to apply Interested to join us? Please click on the button below, apply online and tell us who you are by attaching your CV and cover letter. No other forms of application will be accepted Only Spain residents will be considered We will not respond to recruitment agency contact
Corbion Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 389-391, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
Dec 04, 2018
Corbion creates innovative ingredient solutions for the world’s leading food manufacturers, using our expertise to help customers grow, working side-by-side with them to make affordable meat, beverage, bakery, confectionery and dairy products that capture peoples’ palates and earn their trust. With a focus on renewable resources and advanced fermentation and biological processes, we deliver sustainable answers to global food industry challenges. As Principal Scientist - Food Microbiology at Corbion, you will play a strategically important, customer-facing role, using your expertise in applied microbiology science and years of manufacturing experience to help create and apply innovative solutions that grow the company’s food, meat and poultry business. You’ll be part of a global team of scientists and technologists working together in a dynamic culture unlike any other. At Corbion, company leadership is accessible and collaborative, every day is different than the next, diverse career paths are possible, your voice counts and your work is what matters most. In short, Corbion is a place where insightful, creative and results-driven people can make a meaningful impact in the food industry and in everyday lives.   MISSION AND KEY ROLE FOCUS Serve as an essential resource for applied microbiology expertise for members of the Corbion Sales team, customers and internal innovation teams. Work side-by-side with customers to solve their food safety and shelf life challenges. Serve as subject matter expert for customers and Sales in regard to the use of Corbion ingredients, application guidelines, formulations, production methods, troubleshooting, etc. Serve as a consultant to customers in the development of protocols for challenge studies; engage other subject matter experts to ensure scientific rigor and compliance with regulatory guidelines. Keep internal (colleagues’) meat technology and ingredient knowledge up-to-date by conducting training sessions, and coaching project teams and individuals. Represent Corbion’s meat solutions technical expertise in external forums for industry associations, academia and customers.   KEY SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES  4-year degree in food science, meat science or microbiology; an advanced degree is preferred. 10 years+ of related industrial experience, preferred; an advanced degree can substitute for experience. Extensive microbiology modeling experience is required. Ability to communicate clearly with a variety of people/audiences having different levels of expertise and technical knowledge; ability to present technical information at the appropriate level of sophistication to customers, technical conferences and upper management. Up-to-date, working knowledge of meat manufacturing processes, food safety microbiology and industry best practices. Substantive network within the meat and food ingredient industry, academia and associations. Travel as needed.    HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Corbion Lenexa, KS, USA
Dec 04, 2018
The Product Line Manager is responsible for leading the product stewardship efforts of each of the food ingredient product lines. This includes achieving the financial growth and profitability targets of the product line., and managing a robust monthly business process that is integrated with the S&OP process. The manager is responsible to coordinate closely with commercial and R&D functions to ensure the creation of relevant value propositions and supporting materials (sales information, documentation, and demonstration products). This position will work closely with cross functional teams to deliver growth through strategic sales, channel development, global market development and product & pricing optimization. The successful candidate will be able to work cross functionally to ensure a balance between Supply and Demand (in the near and long term), managing product and capacity development, securing capex (as required) and securing project resources to deliver on time on budget resources that create the portfolio and means to supply market ready, high margin products as needed. The Product Line Manager is accountable to the VP, Business Development and Sales. This is an opportunity to on the front end of re-building a global business from the ground up, delivering customers unique solutions and innovative products that will drive growth and profitability as part of parent Corbion NV’s vision for a plant-based food solutions business.. The successful candidate will have the ability, desire and motivation to integrate his/her skill set into a dynamic organization that includes pioneering metabolic engineering and large-scale manufacturing of microalgae. A result-driven, action-oriented and detailed person who is good at relationship building and persuasion will thrive in this environment.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead product stewardship activities for each of the food ingredient product lines. Lead the cross functional Food Ingredients team for the designated product line including all aspects of financial tracking, strategy setting, growth targeting, pricing policy, and resource prioritization and optimization. Lead addressable market analysis and competitive analysis of each product line. Lead value proposition development and coordinate across functions to develop demonstration products that support each value proposition. Accountable for forecast accuracy in the S&OP process, ensuring appropriate capacity planning to meet customer demand forecasts working cross functionally to forecast and plan capex requirements and work closely with operations for quality and cost performance improvement. Manage new product development pipeline to meet the strategic growth plans, working cross functionally to structure partnerships that encourage co-development of new innovations. Build internal network with other Corbion units to implement best-practices for the product line and to identify where integration within Corbion can occur. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university. Master’s degree highly desired. 5+ years of experience managing nutritional products/food ingredients Proven ability to determine distinctive value propositions, know individual customers value drivers, identify economic drivers of customer success, work cross functionally to meet the customer’s current and future needs. Proven ability to achieve goals through influencing and partnering with vendors, customers, and leadership across the business and contributing to the overall direction and success of the business. Strong interpersonal skills and the capability to informally manage/lead highly matrixed, cross-functional teams. Experience in both an applications environment and manufacturing environment is highly valued. Strong customer focus with experience in interactions with ingredient manufacturers or consumer goods manufacturing companies preferred. Excellent knowledge of common food processes, food ingredient functionality and ingredient interactions. Food sciences educational background a plus. Must maintain the highest standards of ethics. Must maintain the highest standards of data management by creating consistent, reliable data which will ensure accuracy and in turn, maximize the use of data and confidence in decision making. Up to 30% travel may be required.   HOW TO APPLY: The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com. No other forms of application will be accepted. Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors. Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled  
Corbion South San Francisco, CA, USA