HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) Officer
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) Officer
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a HSE (Health Safety & Environment) Construction Associate to join our stellar team in Skellefteå.

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.

The HSE Construction Associate will spend most of their time in the field on site and plan, coordinate and conduct safety inspections while identifying workplace hazards and correct them before they cause accidents.

In general you have proven experience as a safety worker or similar and good knowledge in workplace health and safety legislation, rules, regulations and reporting processes.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Check and support the construction within your area of ​​responsibility (ensuring compliance with all current safety regulations, making sure that all employees are aware of HSE requirements and are prepared to follow HSE procedures)
  • Follow-up on and correct errors noted from safety rounds
  • Establish hot work permits
  • Check barriers and fences around dangerous areas
  • Control and maintain emergency and HSE equipment
  • Perform inspections regarding fire and safety risks or hazards and recommend corrective action
  • Responsible for fire prevention and extinguishing fires, secure escape routes and emergency lighting equipment
  • Responsible for hazardous waste management
  • Collect data and reports on all HSE and accident events
  • Support and perform risk assessments
  • Perform checks to ensure that personnel have correct PPE and permits to use them (eg Sky-lift, fall protection, etc.).
  • Control that contractors have done all risk assessments
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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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!