Shift Manager - Utilities



Other Engineering
Skellefteå, Sweden
Posted on Saturday, May 27, 2023

Job Description

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a experienced Maintenance Manager to join our bold and 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.

Your responsibility is to lead the shift, supervise and support employees. Ensure that standards are followed and employees are trained. Follow up shift performance and continuously look for improvement. Act on deviations and work with support functions to solved problems in long-term solution.

Specifically, you have a deep understanding of working in a fast-moving environment and the sense of urgency.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure that SOP’s and WI’s are followed
  • Train employees in SOP’s and WI’s
  • Ensure development of employees (Technical, SOP’S, WI’s, Team development and behaviours)
  • Suggest improvements and ensure improvements are being implemented when decided
  • Supervise and support employees
  • Assigns tasks and responsibilities to employees, as the employer’s representative
  • Make sure check in, pulse meetings, other meetings are held as planned
  • Follow up shift performance and act on deviations
  • Calls in replacements in the event of an employee call-in or no-show.
  • Communicates with other shifts to ensure good handover and standardization
  • Communicate and cooperate with support functions to improve manufacturing
  • Adhere to and enforce company policies and guidelines.
  • Enforce the proper disciplinary measures when employees fail to adhere to company policy
  • Recruit for own team
  • Develop a team spirit that creates energy, encourages compliance with company standards and employment guidelines
  • Set performance metrics (competence matrix) for each team member and then work with team members to make sure that all metrics are met
  • Participate and run the workteam together with the manager. The duties consist of, among other things, production management, financial follow-up, planning, quality, environmental and work environment work."
  • Responsible for ensuring that the work is carried out according to current instructions and that the safety regulations are followed."
  • Monitors that machines and materials are in place and coordinates the work with the subcontractors, such as inspections and subcontracting work
  • To ensure that our quality assurance systems such as 5S maintain an ongoing higher standard.

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