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Automation Engineer

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Date: 09-Jun-2021

Location: DK

Company: Tetra Pak

At Tetra Pak we touch millions of lives every day, ensuring better nutrition and healthier lifestyles through safe packaging and  food processing solutions. Guided by our global brand promise, PROTECTS WHAT´S GOOD, we strive to make a difference by protecting food, people and our futures. To do this we need more than smart technology.  We need smart people too. People like you, who wants to work with people like us.



Tetra Pak Processing Systems A/S (Tetra Pak Ice Cream) – The world´s leading supplier of machinery and lines for production, treatment and packing of Ice Cream products – is looking for a new Automation Engineer to join the team.

For more information about Tetra Pak please click on the below link or visit our website at http://www.tetrapak.com


The world’s favourite dessert: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ucoNBSPo_I
Magic inside Tetra Pak Continuous Freezers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwfiVqcY4Ac


As an Automation Engineer in our key component area in Tetra Pak, you will execute on automation tasks related to product development, order fulfilment, in-house test and verification of solutions and commissioning of equipment for our customers. The daily work will be in close collaboration with your team members in the product area and you will also have a broad interaction with different stakeholders across the entire business. The right candidate must have a quality mindset, be a specialist within PLC programming for process equipment and have experience with software verification and release management.

The position is based in Aarhus, Denmark

What You Will Do

As an Automation Engineer you will be involved in the following activities: 


  • Design and implement PLC based software solutions for products and projects.
  • Test and verification of software functionality and validation of solutions.
  • Optimize and maintain software solutions.
  • Support with technical knowledge for documentation and manuals.
  • Technical and commercial support  to your Tetra Pak collegaues and our customers worldwide.

 Who You Are


  • You hold a Bsc or Msc degree in electrical, automation or control engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years of expirience within design and development of process equipment.
  • Working experience on PLC platforms such as Siemens TIA Portal and/or Allen Bradley.
  • Solid knowledge of software verification methods and release mangement.
  • Ability to define requirements and translate those to functional descriptions and solutions.
  • Being up-to-date with the latest trends in industrial automation.
  • You are fluent in English, both written and verbal.
  • Work proficiency in Danish is an advantage. 
  • Currently you live and are eligible to work in Denmark.
  • Willingness to travel approximately 20 days / year

We Offer You


  • Variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • Culture that pioneers spirit of innovation where our engineering genius drives visible result
  • Equal opportunity employment experience that values difference and diversity
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements

Apply Now!


If you are inspired to share our responsibility of protecting food to protecting the planet, please submit your resume in English through our careers page on https://jobs.tetrapak.com


For further information about the position and the company contact Recruitment Specialist Tamas Adler on Tamas.Adler@tetrapak.com 


Tetra Pak is committed to protecting its employees, customers and you, our candidates.
We are working towards completing all or most of the steps in the recruitment process for this position by virtual means and further information will be provided as part of the recruitment process.