Ready to kick start you career?
As Technologist, you will feel completely at home at FrieslandCampina. As a cooperation we have made the commitment of processing all the milk of our member dairy farmers. Milk that consists of hundreds of components that are both used in our consumer products and in ingredients – there is even milk powder in a paracetamol!
In our plants, safety and continuous improvement are of paramount importance.
By creating an optimal process, we can ensure the food-safety and quality of our products. FrieslandCampina offers you the unique opportunity to work throughout the whole chain, from grass to glass. Does this excite you? Your creativity, innovative spirit and technical instinct will all be put to good use during the Technology & Operations Traineeship. Apply now!
Examples of assignments
Almost all sustainable initiatives require development of technology and the implementation of it. First of all, in factories you can think of implementing energy savings or finding more sustainable energy sources. Furthermore, on a farm level there are a lot of opportunities to generate and store energy. Your role as technology trainee can be to develop new technologies (eg. separation of manure) or manage projects like the installation of solar panels on rooftops of farms.
Process Technologist – On Site
On site you work with mechanics, quality officers, operators and many other stakeholders to get the most out of your plant. You are responsible for troubleshooting, for example how to deal with fouling of membranes, moreover improvement projects, like reducing energy or material use, and additionally you are giving input for strategic decisions which involve technology. Decisions regarding matching plant capacity to customer demand for example.