Mechanical Commissioning Manager - Construction
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Mechanical Commissioning Manager - Construction
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for an experienced Construction Mechanical Commissioning Manager to join our passionate Construction 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.

As the Mechanical Commissioning Manager for Construction at our Giga-factory in the north of Sweden, you will take ownership of the Mechanical Commissioning for the various projects. Your responsibilities will cover steering both the commissioning planning activities during the design phase as well as directly controlling the execution phase commissioning and completions works.

You will report directly to the Northvolt Ett Senior Commissioning Manager to ensure integration of your scope within the overall Northvolt Ett Commissioning program, you will manage your own team of discipline Commissioning engineers to successfully complete the commissioning activities for the various projects on site.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Plan, coordinate, and manage the commissioning of mechanical systems and equipment in accordance with project requirements and schedules.
  • Work closely with project managers, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure that mechanical systems and equipment are installed, tested, and commissioned in accordance with project specifications and standards.
  • Develop commissioning plans, procedures, and checklists for mechanical systems and equipment.
  • Conduct pre-commissioning and functional testing of mechanical systems and equipment to ensure that they are operating correctly and in accordance with design specifications.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues that arise during commissioning to ensure that mechanical systems and equipment are functioning as intended.
  • Ensure that all commissioning documentation, including reports, drawings, and specifications, are complete and accurate.
  • Manage the Mechanical commissioning team, including contractors and sub-contractors, to ensure that work is completed on time and within budget.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to project teams on mechanical commissioning matters.
  • Ensure that all commissioning activities are carried out in accordance with relevant health and safety regulations.

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 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 English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

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 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!