Project Manager

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Date: 19-Mar-2023

Location: Silkeborg, DK

Company: Tetra Pak

At Tetra Pak we commit to making food safe and available, everywhere; and we protect what's good – protecting food, protecting people, and protecting the planet. By doing so we touch millions of people's lives every day. And we need people like you to make it happen.

Tetra Pak Filtration Solutions with offices in Silkeborg,and Aarhus Denmark, and in Champlin, USA is the group competence center for membrane filtration and water process technology. Altogether, we are 125 dedicated employees. You can see more on


Project Manager


Playing a central role in bringing sales drawings through engineering, manufacturing, and delivering to our final customers.
Bacground and expereince from the food and dairy industry is advantage, but not a requirement - fresh graduates are also welcome.

We are looking for a Project Manager who will report to our Manager of Engineering & Project Execution and be part of a team of experienced colleagues working in a truly international environment.
Your primary task will be to manage commercial projects as well as do the engineering part of the projects.


As our Silkeborg office will relocate to Aarhus in late 2023, you will be temporarily based in Silkeborg. From Q4 2023, you will be permanently based in our Aarhus office.


What you will do


As a Project Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Managing and running projects in close cooperation with our customers and Tetra Pak regional offices worldwide
  • Being responsible for the scope, budget, deadlines, and quality of the project
  • Ensuring communication with suppliers and customers
  • Performing engineering of plants and process lines in AutoCAD and other tools
  • Purchasing components and services
  • Proactively identify and mitigate project risks, changes, and issues
  • Follow up on technical issues and secure a solution covering the interests of the customer and Tetra Pak
  • Negotiate deviations and variation orders with the customers
  • Coordinate installation and commissioning

We believe you have


  • Relevant background, e.g. mechanical engineer, marine engineer, or similar
  • Project management skills and maybe exams 
  • Experience with processing plants for the food industry (preferably in dairy) is an advantage
  • Speak and write Danish and English at a high level, German skills are appreciated
  • True team player attitude with excellent communication skills
  • The capability to combine technical knowledge with a good sense of business
  • An outgoing, independent, and flexible way of thinking
  • Result-oriented and an analytical approach
  • The ability to stay organized and to work structured
  • The ability to communicate clearly in an assertive way with colleagues, customers, and suppliers

We Offer You


  • A variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • A culture that pioneers a spirit of innovation where our industry experts drive visible results
  • An equal opportunity employment experience that values diversity and inclusion
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements


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If you are inspired to be part of our promise to protect what’s good; for food, people, and the planet, apply through our careers page at



Questions about your application contact Yvonne Cooke at

To know more about the position contact Torben Vester, Manager Engineering & Project Execution at, Mobile: +45 2534 5376