Locations / Sites
Download list

Job Search

Want to be part of the team? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

Production Development Engineer

  • Location: Finland, Porvoo
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 26/08/2018
  • Hours: Full-time

Apply now

As a growing, international and innovative company, we would love to spark your curiosity to join us on our quest to create relevant solutions that also help our planet. You will become part of a company that values an open culture, welcomes initiative and encourages engagement. Furthermore, there will be opportunities to follow your own journey within Borealis and discover different roles in the future.


Production Development EngineerWe are looking for a highly motivated production development engineer for our Polyethylene Borstar Plant in Porvoo.

Are you the person who is curious to improve continuously things and wanting to have more qualitative results by carrying out corrective actions for quality improvements? Do you enjoy taking impact on health, safety, environment and quality issues? As a production development engineer, these will be your mains tasks:

  • You will be responsible for the quality deviation reporting in our synergi-system and taking care for optimised production cycle with given product mix.
  • You will support to minimize plant Overall Asset Effectiveness losses and minimize transition volumes.
  • You will continuously do improvements of plant performance, like test runs, problem solving and the operating instructions.
  • You will ensure claim handling and coordinate test run planning, follow-up and reporting.
  • You will take over the small studies and modifications, which are carried out by production organisation. 

We expect you to have a University or Bachelor degree preferably in chemical engineering/process technology and equivalent working experience in relevant industrial environment. In order to succeed in this position you should have capability to learn production process in petrochemical industry. You are also a fluent communicator in Finnish and in English. 

You will act as a contact person towards business units and product owners, so we wish you to be quality and achievement oriented person who have a strong skills to co-operate and network successfully with others. You will also have  the responsibility to train and challenge the shift and day organisation in order to optimise plant performance, so we hope you are willing to do presentations and share information with others. To be successful in this role, you will also need analytical and conceptual thinking skills and you have an initiative attitude while working mostly independently. In Borealis, safety is priority number one, so you have a strong focus to proactively promote and drive the health, safety and environmental awareness and behaviour. Active approach for ongoing matters will help you to raise your professional growth with us.

Here in Borealis, we offer you a competitive reward package and possibility to achieve your career and personal goals, which enables you to have more meaningful and balanced life. We are also proud to mention that we are having pioneer technology in our plant and very inspiring and developing environment where all experienced professionals work together enjoying the support and respect of others. The position will be located in Kilpilahti industrial area in Porvoo, around 30 minutes away from Helsinki city by car. Borealis also arranges bus transportation for our employees from Helsinki and Porvoo and the surrounding areas.

For more detailed information please contact Production Manager Petri Rekonen tel. +358 50 3794 253. The best time to call is during 20.-24.8.

If you feel enthusiastic to join Borealis after reading this opening, we are equally excited to meet you. Please apply online and upload your CV and cover letter. Application deadline is 26.8.2018.

We look forward receiving your application!

Apply now


+358 50 3794 253
Petri Rekonen