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

We are looking for a driven Maintenance Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our passionate Maintenance team based in Skelleftea.

​​As a Maintenance Engineer you will play an important role within the maintenance team of Revolt. Reporting directly to the maintenance manager, you will have a key role in maintaining and repairing our facilities and utilities in Skellefteå.

You will work closely with the rest of the maintenance team, the different departments of Revolt and many different contractors to close the loop of batteries and strive to have the World´s best battery recycling plant.​

Key responsibilities

  • Develop and optimize proactive and reactive maintenance in terms of reliability, cost, and safety. Do a follow-up on equipment performance and reliability.
  • Identify, prioritize, and evaluate the different spare parts for the plant equipment.
  • Assess the required tools and skills required for efficient plant maintenance.
  • Work proactively with, among others, maintenance specialists, technicians, supervisors, and planners to design and develop an effective long term maintenance plan.
  • Assess and report safety hazards. Perform risk analysis when needed.
  • Support Engineering, Project, and Operations team on Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT), Site Acceptance Tests (SAT), and other key stages of the final handover of new equipment. Review documentation and ensure that commissioning and start-up requirements are accounted for.
  • Identify, communicate, and drive potential processes or maintenance improvements.
  • Contribute to the maintenance plan optimization as well as the Factory Breakdown Structure (FBS) implementation and improvement.
  • Collaborate with the different stakeholders on the 3rd party inspections at site: Work to assure compliance on ATEX directive, assist with CE validation of the process when needed and ensure the execution of pressurized vessels inspections according to the Swedish legislation.


  • ​​Budget responsibility:​ ​No​
  • ​​Direct reports:​ ​No​
  • Authorized to decide on investments according to role and policy.

Qualifications and experience

  • M.Ss or B.Sc degree in technical area such as mechanical, electrical, automation or similar.
  • Previous of experience as maintenance engineer in chemical, mining, or energy generation plants (desirable >2 years).
  • Experience in practical industrial work, safety in process industry, hot-works, LOTO and permit-to-work procedures.
  • Project management experience is very valuable.
  • Fluency in English is a must. Fluency in other languages, including Swedish is valuable but not required.
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 2024-08-01
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!