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

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Project Controls Engineer to join our bold and passionate construction execution team based in Skellefteå.

By joining us you will help drive our mission forward of creating a greener future and assist in the transformation to a carbon free society. In particular you will act as a key player in ramping up Construction execution and contribute to expanding one of the first large scale European battery factories.

The Project Control Engineer will play a key role in the Construction team, managing the Controls Strategy and implementation of the factory through to the start of production. As the Project Controls Engineer you will implement overall project controls direction through application of systems and methods for estimate development, cost control, planning and reporting, progress measurement, schedule development/control and management of change.

About the team:

You will be an integral part of the Project Execution Team and work intimately with the Program, Project Management, Engineering and Procurement teams.

You will manage and lead the Clients Owners Representatives and Contractors to carry out the Project Controls of designated construction projects and construction activity on the Ett campus.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide overall project cost, schedule, estimating, progress measurement, and change management leadership and expertise in the Construction projects.

  • Review and report project cost/schedule with ongoing project analysis, reporting, forecasting, budgeting and change management

  • Control project cost/schedule outcomes by recommending and deploying management interventions with support of the Program, Project Management, Engineering, Procurements teams, executed through the Clients Owners Representatives and Contractors

  • Monitoring and appraising the performance of the Contractors and Consultants in the areas of cost control and progress measurement.

  • Develop cost and schedule estimates to support risk and opportunity assessments, Project funding, Project reviews, and ad hoc requests.

The person we are looking for is flexible, curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story 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 humour.

Apply with CV/ cover letter and/or your LinkedIn profile.

Start date: 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!
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