Your development

Would you like to develop together with us? We need employees who are skilled in our core competences and who want to pursue a career within technology. We also need people who want to focus on management and development of processes and employees. Elkem offers training activities in both these areas. 

Experienced applicants

Elkem is one of the world’s leading companies for environmentally responsible production of materials. Its principal products are silicon, silicones, ferrosilicon, foundry alloys, carbon materials and microsilica. We have a strong focus on EHS, continuous improvement and always look for ways to further develop our processes and reduce carbon footprint. We want to contribute to a sustainable future by providing advanced silicon and carbon solutions. How about you?
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Students and graduates

Elkem has several programmes for students and recently graduated candidates. We are looking for candidates that are interested in the development of energy and materials, both in technology and business. Elkem can offer an international work environment with great opportunities for career development.
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Technology & innovation

Elkem is dedicated to advancing the production of metals and materials through long term R&D and innovation projects. Our researchers cooperate with notable research institutions around the world to develop more efficient, sustainable and advanced processes and products that the world needs. Our in-house research facilities and laboratories are also available to our customers and partners upon request.
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Trainee blog

Working with new challenges

Time flies, and I am already halfway through the trainee programme. This summer, our “old” trainees Heidi and Marie moved on to new and exciting tasks within Elkem, as Bård, Sofie, Marthe, and I took their place as second year trainees.

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Train your brain – Trainee style

In the middle of June, all the trainees were lucky to return to the academic world to attend Silicon Summer School, hosted at Reykjavik University in Iceland. The course consisted of lectures from both industry and academia, with 50 participants representing 6 countries around the world.
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From the everyday life at a plant to an R&D environment

For the last 5 months, I have had my third trainee placement in the R&D department of Elkem Silicon Materials (ESM) in Kristiansand. Now that the summer holidays are approaching, so is the end of my trainee adventure and the start of a permanent position in Elkem.
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Vacancies

Personalassistent

Elkem Bjølvefossen søker personalassistent.
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Fagansvarlig elektro

Elkem Bjølvefossen eier og utfører drift og vedlikehold av eget høyspentnett som forsyner smelteverket. Fagansvarlig elektro vil forestå drift og vedlikehold av virksomhetens elektriske anlegg.
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Technical trainees

Do you want to contribute in the development of new energy and materials related solutions?
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US, York, SC Technical Service & Development Representative 2017-31

We are seeking energetic, self-motivated candidates for the Technical Service & Development Representative position to join us and help realize our strategic and ambitious growth plans. If you believe you have what it takes to be part of our success, we want to hear from you!
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US, York, SC Supply Chain & Purchasing Manager 2017-9

We are currently seeking a talented and improvement-oriented individual for a Supply Chain and Purchasing Manager at our York, SC location.
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