Civil Underground - Design Engineer
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Civil Underground - Design Engineer
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for a talented intern who wants to be a part of the Civil, Structural, Architectural Northvolt design team developing and executing factories for the world’s greenest battery! In this role you will be a direct part of the Civil Underground Design Team for the Road, Paving and Underground services of our battery factories.

You will be part of an innovative, enthusiastic and friendly team! We believe you have a background in studying Civil Engineering.

Responsible for preparing, reviewing or coordinating the civil engineering design, on assigned project.

Key responsibilities include (but are not limited to)

  • Preparation or review of Northvolt underground drainage philosophy and implementation in design
  • Coordinate/ gather the civil design requirements from multiple disciplines
  • Ensure coordination between internal /external stakeholders and design consultants
  • Ensure compliance with environmental requirements
  • Ability to carry out conceptual design independently to communicate design intent when necessary
  • Preparation or review of roads, paving, excavation and trenches, sumps and pond and underground piping and electrical trench design
  • Attendance in inter-disciplinary BIM/model reviews or 2D drawing reviews
  • Attendance in design meetings.
  • Control of material quantities; experience with Swedish methods is an advantage
  • Ensure deliverables required to be submitted by design consultants are provided in a timely, safe, efficient and high-quality manner.
  • Resolve technical queries from Contractors
  • Technical support to procurement, commercial, construction and commissioning.
  • Support in implementation of the drainage and maintenance/ operational procedures.
  • Review technical data CSA for process equipment during design, FAT and installation phase
  • Work with the Maintenance and Operations Teams to achieve a successful handover of the design documentation and flawless start-up
  • Review of red-line and / or as built documentation
  • Implementation of civil, underground, road and paving design procedures, basis of design, civil design specifications and associated typical drawings i.e. Northvolt factory blueprint electrical design.
  • Ensure full compliance with Northvolt policies, regulation and governance
Why you should work with us!

The world is turning its back on fossil fuels. With the change comes new opportunities and new demands for industry. Together, let’s build a cleaner world.

Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to over 3,000 people from over 100 different nationalities. 

Northvolt has to date secured more than $55 billion worth of contracts from key customers, including BMW, Fluence, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo Cars and Polestar, to support its plans, which include establishing recycling capabilities to enable 50 percent of all its raw material requirements to be sourced from recycled batteries by 2030.

Application due date 2024-08-30
About the employer
Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Northvolt is now a European leader within battery production, engaged in partnerships with some of Europe’s premium automotive manufacturers and industry players. At Northvolt we challenge ourselves and others everyday to move rapidly towards a more sustainable future. We use passion, boldness, and excellence to invent, build and recycle the greenest batteries in the world. Together we learn, fail and grow in a caring team, knowing our multiple perspectives and skills are crucial to our success. Welcome to Northvolt!
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