Mechanical Engineer

Do you want to gain unique engineering knowledge while you travel the world and explore both destinations and technology?

“As part of our team, you will work on all levels of our mechanical solutions. You will be part of the Topsoe journey all the way from the design of proprietary equipment to the final site advising our customers at large scale chemical plants,” says Group Manager Nina Møhler.

Becoming true Topsoe specialists

We want to welcome you into one of the world’s leading catalyst companies. We are the global leader in technologies to produce clean transportation fuels as well as ammonia, methanol, and hydrogen - come and dive into our pool of knowledge. We are also growing fast into the exciting world of green and carbon emission reduction technologies.  

As part of our proprietary hardware team in Lyngby, Denmark, you will work with all the different genres of the well-renowned Topsoe process. The majority of our team consist of mechanical engineers and technicians with whom you will share thought and ideas. 

But it is not just about the work process. Your future colleagues are genuinely interested in each other as well as their craftmanship. And if you want to involve yourself outside of the workplace, you can take part in one of Topsoe’s many social clubs.

Exploring the world of Topsoe

You will be working at the headquarter engineering office and travelling to destinations all over the world several times a year. Doing so, you are going to explore the world of Topsoes many complex technologies working with a range of interdisciplinary projects. 

This means, that you will:

  • work with traditional mechanical disciplines such as mechanical design, metallic materials, solid mechanics and welding
  • take part in the design, maintenance and development of our proprietary equipment such as convection reformers, ammonia converters, MeOH reactors and sulfuric acid equipment
  • do calculations, select materials and prepare technical documentation for procurement
  • make supplier drawings and specifications as well as inspection at fabrication workshops
  • perform supervision of site installations on a global platform.

You are deadline oriented and have an eye for details 

You are both detail- and goal oriented. As a specialist, you know that advanced mechanical projects like ours must function in every way. But at the same time, you know how to get things done and can fulfill our customers wishes on time. You are eager and curious to keep improvements of design, workflow and products to match future demand. 

Besides that, it is important to us, that you:

  • have a B.Sc. or a M.Sc. in mechanical engineering 
  • have the will to travel frequently for both short- and long-term customer support
  • have some knowledge of the Inventor 3D platform – if you have experience in working with it, it is even better
  • have good calculating skills
  • speak English at a certain level.

And it will be advantage if you: 

  • have relevant work experience with metallic materials, solid mechanics and welding
  • have an apprentice certificate/a skilled worker certificate
  • have work experience with pressure equipment, pressure less equipment and site supervision.


Apply by following the link below. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Group Manager Nina Møhler at +45 2527 6624. 

Application deadline
October 24, 2021.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Topsoe aims to be recognized as the global leader in carbon emission reduction technologies by 2024. As a world leader in electrolyzers, catalysts, and technology, we are heavily engaged in developing solutions for decarbonizing hard-to-abate sectors such as steel, cement, chemicals, shipping and aviation. Our solutions produce essential renewable energy carriers, fuels, and chemicals of the future, such as green hydrogen, green ammonia and eMethanol™. Our foundation is Topsoe’s market-leading and energy-efficient technologies to produce chemicals and fuels. Topsoe is headquartered in Denmark and serves customers around the globe. In 2020, our revenue was approximately DKK 6.2 billion, and we employ around 2,200 employees.