Senior Production Manager



Skellefteå, Sweden
Posted on Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Job Description

Northvolt has an exciting job offer as a Senior Production Manager to join our bold and passionate team in Skellefteå, Sweden.

Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society by building one of the first large scale European battery factories. In this role you will play an important part in fulfilling our mission.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Plan, manage, lead, and engage in daily production operations to achieve the key performance indicators (safety, on time delivery, quality, and productivity)
  • Promote and implement ergonomic principles, environmental responsibility and overall employee health and wellness
  • Provide world-class service to internal and external customers
  • Lead efforts to attain internal certification goals, ISO requirements, and total customer satisfaction
  • Coach, mentor and develop all direct reports, and have an overall people responsibility of around 400 people
  • Ensure compliance with all quality systems to achieve the required quality levels
  • Manage performance of assigned resources (material, methods, labor, machines)
  • Participate in the development of the Master Production Schedule
  • Champion Lean Manufacturing Initiatives to drive continuous improvement throughout the plant.
  • Be responsible for people management including goal setting, performance management, competency development, recognition, engagement, and well-being.
  • Define training goals according to competencies and targets
  • Lead change management in accordance with business and plant objectives
  • Promote collaboration, diversity and inclusion within the plant and the organization
  • Lead and coordinate the implementation of programs which support manufacturing strategies & goals