Are you the automation professional who wants to participate in scaling up our unique fiber technology and make a positive global environmental impact?
Spinnova’s mission is to produce the most sustainable textile fibres and materials in the world for the benefit of the environment and humanity. We have developed a unique technology platform to produce the world’s most sustainable textile fibres, without using any harmful chemicals. We can produce the fibres from multiple raw materials, including wood and leather waste, and other renewable raw materials such as agricultural, food and beverage industry side streams and textile waste.
We are now looking for an (Senior) Automation Specialist to help us achieve our mission. Based in Spinnova headquarters in Jyväskylä, you shall play a key role in delivering automation engineering for Spinnova technology delivery projects. In your daily work you will:
- Oversee automation planning and equipment deliveries
- Guide the work of our subcontractors and coordinate other stakeholder activities
- Supervise installations at site and support system start-ups during commissioning
- Support production with automation related trouble-shooting
Expectations for you
As a person you match the team-oriented, hands-on Spinnova culture. You possess a positive, can-do attitude that is suitable for a dynamic growth company. To be successful in this role, we believe you should also have the following qualifications:
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from relevant field (e.g. in automation engineering) and some experience of similar tasks from process industry
- Previous experience of leading delivery projects or project engineering successfully
- Knowledge of Siemens automation systems
- Ability to work under pressure and handle a wide variety of activities in an organized way
- Fluency in English and in Finnish, both written and spoken
- Ability to travel according to business need
We offer you meaningful work in an emerging industry of the future, with an innovation that will change the world. In your role in Spinnova you can have a significant impact on the success story of the company. At Spinnova, you will get to influence, develop, and take responsibility. We offer you comprehensive and versatile employee benefits, competitive salary, and an attractive incentive program.
Are you willing to join the Spinnova team? For further information about the role, please contact Information Solutions Manager Sanna Haavisto, tel. +358 40 528 7698, available for calls: 21.9. at 15-16, 23.9. at 12-13 and 27.9. at 14-16.
If we’ve caught your interest and this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, please send your application and CV with your salary request via the attached application link latest by October 4th, 2022. We are reviewing the applications already during the application period.
About the company
Spinnova has developed a production technology for a transformative new textile fibre (“SPINNOVA® fibre”) which is produced with a sustainable mechanical production process, without any harmful chemicals. Spinnova fibre can be produced from multiple raw materials, including wood and leather waste, and other renewable raw materials such as agricultural, food and beverage industry waste and textile waste. Spinnova operates in the textile industry value chain, starting from sustainable raw materials followed by a minimum environmental impact fibre process and materials for products that reach consumers. We have established partnerships to commercialize our materials. These include joint ventures with the world’s largest cellulose producer Suzano and KT Trading, the sister company of the shoe manufacturer and retailer ECCO and collaborations with global apparel brands such as adidas, The North Face, Bestseller, and the H&M Group. Our first commercial factory is estimated to begin operations at the end of 2022. Our shares (SPINN) are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki First North Growth Market.