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

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for Tool makers to join our passionate 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.

You will be working intimately with operators, technicians and other production personnel. Your Main focus will be on Die and tooling maintenance to fine tolerances which is used in the mass manufacture of lithium ion cells.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Carry out planned and preventative maintenance of production dies, Tooling, jigs and fixtures.
  • Modification of trial and prototype dies and tooling.
  • Attend breakdowns to diagnose tooling related concerns and figure out root causes.
  • Suggest tooling improvements to engineering and design teams.
  • Help with delivery of departmental objectives and improvement activities.
  • Comprehensive documentation of all work activities carried out.
  • Adherence to all company procedures and processes.
  • Maintain high shop safety, quality and 5 s standards.
  • Attend role specific training as required.

The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, structured, curious and eager to learn. We are looking for you who is a team-player, innovative and has a natural can do attitude. We see that you like to communicate with others, that you have good interpersonal skills and a strong work ethic and dependability.

In your role, you will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and also see the results of your work. Die and Tooling maintenance is key to cell production, as a Toolmaker within the Central workshop you will be a vital member of the maintenance team and key to Northvolt's mission to enable the future of Energy.

Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.
Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is as soon as possible.

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!