About the Company
Interested in the scientific interface of biochemistry and analytical chemistry that has real-world industrial applications? Genencor, a division of Danisco, is a leader in the industrial biotechnology sector which develops innovative enzymes and bioproducts to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of the cleaning, textiles, fuels and chemicals industries.
In addition, we develop and support enzyme-based solutions that specifically target the grain processing industries, including fuel ethanol and carbohydrate processing (i.e. corn-based syrups and sweeteners).
Interested in contributing to the interdisciplinary scientific endeavors of a “green” biotechnology company focused on sustainable, economical solutions for chemical processing within industrial manufacturing?
Let us know who you are and why you can make a difference at Genencor!
- Science, technology, engineering and mathematics
- Architecture and engineering
- Life, physical and social science
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Advancement and/or Leadership Opportunities
Employees in all roles contribute to the success of Genencor. No employee will ever be limited in their ability to use their talents or to broaden their skills within the organization, locally or globally.
Graduates have the chance to work on cutting edge biotechnology projects with the focus on developing technical skills as well as professional skills. This may occur through on-the-job training, mentoring programs, attending conferences, learning from peers at other sites or taking classes.
Work Hard! Play Hard! Change the World!
Whether you work in our application labs, maintenance, engineering or operations team, you'll find working at Genencor to be a unique experience! Our work environment is all about you making an impact whether it's through your ideas, collaborating to define our latest enzyme systems with your global team members or by optimizing our downstream processes.
Our teams are self-driven, our product mix is diverse so no day will ever be the same and your ideas are the key to the success of our company! We want individuals who will challenge us, drive for improved performance and who want to be rewarded through our flexible work schedules, short term bonus program and relaxed yet professional work environment!
1000 41st Avenue Drive S.W.
(319) 866-7510 Headquarter:
Cedar Rapids, IA Employees:
Stocks are available through our parent company, Danisco - on the Scandinavian Stock Exchange.
- Internship for high school students
- Internship for college students
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- 40 hours per week, 8AM - 5PM
- 40 hours per week, flexible/rotating hours
- 40 hours per week, open 24 hours, multiple shifts
- Health insurance
- Accidental death
- Short-term disability
- Long-term disability
- Vision insurance
- Dental insurance
- Paid leave - vacation
- Paid leave - sick
- Paid leave - holiday
- Retirement/pension plans
- Flex spending
- Tuition assistance
- Shift differential
- Employee Assistance Programs