Factory Layout Coordinator
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Part-time
Job position Factory Layout Coordinator
Work model On location
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Factory layout coordinator

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Factory Layout coordinator to join our passionate team in Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå. The Factory Layout coordinator will support the layout engineers in developing and delivering operationally excellent factory designs created with an emphasis on cross-functional compatibility and technical modularity.

This starting position has the potential of a developing into a permanent position after finalization of the studies. In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in building one of the first large scale European battery factories. Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create, develop, update, and maintain factory, production and process designs in 3D and 2D CAD environments.
  • Modify and manage supplier vendor files to be incorporated in our factory layouts
  • Prepare presentation and decision material for both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Support the factory layout team with multiple ongoing projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Document- and model management and control linked to factory layout deliveries.

We are looking for a junior part time candidate with interest and experience of working in 2D and 3D CAD environments. It is a bonus, but not a must, if you have experience in construction design, production design or product design.

This is a role for you who have excellent organizational skills, good holistic view and a lot of grit. You will be exposed and involved in multiple simultaneous projects and will act as “the spider in the web”.

This role will offer you a good view and understanding of Northvolt as a company, where you will be exposed to multiple internal stakeholders and different departments. This role contains a lot of freedom and can be developed depending on the personal strengths of the candidate and is a good first step into the company.

As a person we believe you are self-dependent, ambitious, got a lot of grit and humour, enjoy multitasking and with a love for both people, technology, and a fast-paced work environment.

Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Part time employment, flexible15-25 hours/ week after agreement with possibility for more hours during semester break.

This is an output-based hybrid position, that combines both remote work and on site activities at Northvolt Ett, Skellefteå. It allows you to manage your time and working hours.

Planned starting date is asap.

Skills & Requirements

Specific Skills/Abilities:

  • Working towards a degree in engineering, preferably within Mechanical Engineering, Technical design, Production Management, Logistics, Process, Civil Engineering or similar.
  • Some experience from 3D/2D CAD tools, preferably AutoCAD.
  • Excellent English written and oral skills, other languages like Swedish is a bonus.
  • Proactive and goes beyond expectations.
  • Exceptionally good problem-solving skills.
  • Has a can-do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit.

  • Self-starter that can organize your own work.

  • Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humour.

  • Passionate & purpose-driven

Bonus points for:

  • Experience in manufacturing or production development, specifically regarding factory layout, factory/production design, process design or similar.
  • Experience with 3D/2D Factory Design tools such as Autodesk Revit, Inventor, AutoCAD

  • Know-how in good PLM-practices

Great Place to Work (Northvolt General)

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture

Northvolt makes green batteries for a blue planet. Affordable cells and high-quality battery systems. All manufactured with a record-low carbon footprint. Purposely built to provide Europe with the opportunity to switch to renewable energy – efficiently and entirely.

To accomplish this, we do things differently. We design, manufacture, and recycle everything under one roof. We even build our own factories. All this is incredibly challenging and requires us to think in unconventional ways. We’re constantly experimenting, learning and adapting to make batteries so great – they will one day make oil history.

Northvolt is growing fast. We’re staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We're also hiring for our gigafactory Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden. We want to work with smart individuals from all disciplines. Strong individuals that truly want to make a positive impact on the future. Those of us already on board share a passion for our mission. We’re prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. As a team, we’re dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun.

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.

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Application due date 2024-03-30
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!