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Espoo, FI

Title:  Application Specialist, Advanced Water Treatment

Kemira is a global company providing solutions, chemicals, and expertise to water intensive industries around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process, and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future.


We are now looking for an experienced and service-oriented Application Specialist, to join our Application Development, Advanced Water Treatment (AWT) team in our Industry & Water segment in EMEA, to support our journey in optimizing customers´ water treatment processes through digitalization, process and chemical know-how. In this position you will have the possibility to innovate and execute solutions to customer challenges


Sustainability is core of our future strategy and new digital tools are a key part of enabling this strategy by improving the sustainability impact of our customers’ processes.


Main accountabilities:

Support existing and new business and drive continuous development

  • review customer application performance via online data analysis and support with remote and onsite troubleshooting
  • design our process optimization technology offering for customer cases
  • develop new technical solutions for customer water treatment optimization with online measurements and chemical dosing  


What you need:

  • MSc or BSc in engineering, chemistry or equivalent
  • Water treatment application expertise in municipal and/ or industrial field
  • Process instrumentation and automation knowledge seen as benefit
  • Project management experience
  • Good communication skills and ability to engage people from all levels of the organization
  • Service and problem-solving attitude with strong ownership of task in hand
  • Flexibility for traveling in the EMEA region and fluent written and spoken English language


What we offer:

  • Interesting and varying tasks, which allows you to utilize and develop your expertise extensively.
  • A great insight on water treatment industry and process enhancement combining process, chemistry, and digitalization know-how.


The preferred location for the position is in Espoo, Finland, but other Kemira EMEA locations can be considered.


For more information, please contact Jussi Ruotsalainen, Manager, Application Development, AWT, I&W EMEA via email or mobile +358 50 521 2557. 


Please apply with CV, cover letter and salary request via by November 30, 2021.


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira


Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemical solutions for water intensive industries. We provide best suited products and expertise to improve our customers’ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas and water treatment. In 2020, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.4 billion and around 5,000 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.