Electrical Maintenance Engineer
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Electrical Maintenance Engineer
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for a experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our passionate Electrical Maintenance team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in contributing to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the job
As an Electrical Maintenance Engineer at Northvolt, you will be responsible for developing and optimizing electrical maintenance strategies for our factory, ensuring reliability, cost-effectiveness, and safety. You will serve as a hub for planning and scheduling all plannable maintenance activities, interface with operators and technicians to identify necessary improvements, and coordinate with other maintenance teams. Additionally, you will support the development and optimization of maintenance programs, evaluate spare parts requirements, and contribute to creating a safe work environment.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and optimize electrical maintenance programs for factory equipment in collaboration with the electrical team.

  • Follow up on the performance and reliability of factory equipment, analysing data to identify areas for improvement.

  • Set up long-term maintenance activities, including scheduling major reinvestments and evaluating spare parts requirements.
  • Provide support when larger reinvestments in equipment are needed, ensuring alignment with maintenance goals and objectives.
  • Work with the team to develop and maintain a safe work environment, prioritizing safety in all maintenance activities.

The person we are looking for is flexible, curios and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Qualities that we cherish are sense of quality, friendliness, grit and a sense of humour.

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognise that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team. Northvolt is growing at the speed of light and we are a strong believer in internal career development. For us it’s important to look at your skills and potential, please refrain form including your picture and age with your application to help us with this.

Apply with CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.

Please note that any applications submitted via email or direct messaging will not be considered.

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 ASAP
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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