Mechanical Engineer
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Mechanical Engineer
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for a dedicated Mechanical Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our passionate Workshop team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in contributing to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the job
As a Mechanical Engineer at Northvolt, you will be responsible for leading the full lifecycle product development process, from conceptualization to production. You will design systems and components that meet the needs and requirements of our customers, produce layout and component designs, and collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful project execution. Additionally, you will contribute to the maintenance of a safe working environment and provide training to others in maintenance-specific tasks as required.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Lead the full lifecycle product development process, including research, design, development, testing, and approval of mechanical devices, tools, equipment, and machinery.
  • Design systems and components that meet the needs and requirements of customers, ensuring functionality, reliability, and efficiency.
  • Produce factory layouts, mechanical component designs, and assembly blueprints to guide manufacturing processes.
  • Collaborate with project managers to properly allocate and track resources for project execution, ensuring timely and cost-effective delivery.
  • Standardize and improve maintenance activities to optimize equipment performance and reliability.

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.

Please note that any applications submitted via email or direct messaging will not be considered.

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!
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