Material Handler - Recycling
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Material Handler - Recycling
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for dedicated material handlers for our Production department to join us in our mission to contribute in building the world’s greenest battery. The roles are a part of our passionate Revolt Ett team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be part of building the first in-house full recycling flow in the world. Recovery and effective recycling of end-of-life batteries is key to closing the loop on batteries and to achieve a minimal carbon footprint.

About the job

The need to recycle batteries is increasing and in Skellefteå the construction of Europe's largest recycling facility for lithium ion batteries is ongoing and will start its production process to separate out valuable metals for reuse in battery production during 2023. The goal is to source 50% of the raw materials needed for cell production from recycling by 2030 and therefore more recycling facilities are planned at site.

As material handler, you will be responsible for receiving incoming goods and recycling material as well as sending out finished products from the process. You will be responsible for the internal transports in the factory and keeping good order in the warehouse - you will be a part of developing material flows, perform inventory control and manage all internal logistics. Also repacking of different products in containers and transports and packing of biproducts will be in your scope. You will furthermore interact with many of our colleagues at Revolt including all contractors on site. You will ensure proactive safe operations and work with continuous improvements of safety and 5S.

About the team

The material handler will work closely with all departments in Revolt and also Northvolt Ett. Primary goal for this position is to ensure that material, packages and other fractions will be in right place at the right time and also create a stable process environment during production.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Incoming goods quality control, ERP-reporting and warehouse work
  • Inventory control and stock taking
  • Unpacking, sorting, repacking and labelling
  • Daily improvements to ensure high level of Safety and Quality within your area
  • Transportation with forklift and wheel loader

The person we are looking for is curious, eager to acquire technical knowledge and preferably with a strong business awareness. You are able to set clear targets, plan and execute accordingly. You are used to a high paced work environment. Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor.

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 Swedish or in English.

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

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 2025-05-01
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!