At FrieslandCampina, we aim to provide a growing population with better nutrition, while decreasing our footprint. Technology is a vital part of this challenge. By being critical and collaborating closely with internal stakeholders and third parties, our technology teams can raise the bar on thinking and acting outside-in.

Technology at FrieslandCampina

Every hour our 60 factories process 1.2 million liters of milk. Milk that consists of hundreds of different components. These components are used in our consumer products, but also in ingredients we sell to our business to business clients. As state of the art technological processes and innovations are essential to keep our competitive advantage, we invest consistently in technological improvements. We carry out hundreds of technical and product innovations, with a value of more than half a billion euros per year. Key technological focus areas of our production processes are sustainability, food safety, process control and hygienic design. The strong focus on technological advancement makes FrieslandCampina an employer of choice for many technologists.

Our technical specializations

FrieslandCampina employs technical professionals with many different specializations. Varying from Process Technologists to Automation Engineers, Membrane Technologists or Chemical Experts. Technological innovations are obviously important, but the way we integrate these innovations in our processes is even more important. Project management is therefore a key part of technology within FrieslandCampina. This is why we are often looking for Project Managers or Project Engineers to manage the processes and stakeholders involved. Positions within technology can be located at one of our 60 factories worldwide, but can also have our headquarters or one of our research centers as base.

We are not only looking for seasoned technical professionals. If you are just starting your career and you have a academic master degree in Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering, Food Technology or Mechanical Engineering, please check out our Technology Traineeship!

A job that matters

At FrieslandCampina, we aim to achieve breakthrough innovations in consumer products, ingredients and processes in a sustainable way. Our people know that knowledge eventually leads to new technology, the key to future innovations. Moreover, they have an owner’s mind-set, empowering them to make decisions on things that matter.

The core tasks of the Technology teams are:

  • Work in (multidisciplinary) project teams
  • Developing new ideas and bring them to final implementation in our production plants
  • Realising maximum sustainability in our production processes, especially when it comes to decreasing energy and water consumption
  • Collaborating across different fields of expertise (within and outside the company), thereby gaining a better understanding of our production processes
  • Developing knowledge for new innovations, optimisation of existing operations and process control

Step into our world

FrieslandCampina produces final consumer products and dairy ingredients for the food, infant food and pharmaceutical industry. Technology is the enabler to “Get more out of milk’’ in a sustainable way. Do you share the mentality described above? And do you want to have a major impact on technology and innovation in our company? Step into our world and determine your own career path at FrieslandCampina.

Find jobs that matter in our Technology teams