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Shanghai, CN

Title:  Senior Facility Specialist

Senior Facility Specialist, APAC R&D

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations 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. If you have the right mix of curiosity and drive to tailor and apply chemistries to help our customers succeed, we want to talk to you.


We are now looking for a Senior Facility Specialist to join Shanghai R&D Center. You will work for facility management, service, and EHSQ compliance. You will together with local functional teams to support center growth and business need.


Kemira R&D and Technology is a critical enabler within Kemira, securing organic growth and further differentiation in the market through co-creation and innovation with our customers.


Main responsibilities are:

  1.  Responsible for R&D lab facilities:
    1. Develop and implement a facility management program including preventative maintenance and life-cycle requirements
    2. Timely maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment to ensure smooth operation
    3. Plan and manage facility services such as reception, security, cleaning, catering, waste disposal
    4. Negotiate contracts to optimize delivery and cost saving
    5. Generate and present regular reports and reviews of facility-related budgets, finances, contracts, expenditures, and purchases
    6. Develop and implement cost reduction initiatives


  1. Responsible for site level EHSQ
    1. Maintain compliance with cooperate and local EHS regulations, as related to operations. Coordinate EHSQ training, lead EHSQ compliance audits, and maintain EHSQ records. Ensure resolution and effective closure of all regulatory findings within timely.
    2. Ensure Kemira required tools, programs and management systems are properly implemented. Complete required reports timely and with 100% accuracy.
    3. Promote a positive EHSQ culture in the organization.
    4. Proactively drive continuous improvement in EHS programs, utilizing best practices and changes in technology.
    5. Proactive manage chemical inventory to meet safety and legal requirement



What we offer:

  • Good opportunity to develop your expertise that let you perform at your best.
  • Work in a Global, Finnish company that is committed to innovation, care for people and is dedicated to customer success.
  • Excellent environment for further developing and expanding your strengths and competencies in your position.
  • Attractive compensation and benefit package in the market.


What you need:

  • More than 10 years’ experience in facility/EHSQ management.
  • Good skills to influence, motivate, and communicate to employees
  • Chemical lab experience is a plus
  • Effluent verbal and written English.


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira


Please apply with CV, cover letter and salary expectation no later than Oct 30 2021 to at


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.


Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in 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 2018, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.6 billion and 4,915 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.