Quality Control Technician - Maintenance



Quality Assurance
Skellefteå, Sweden
Posted on Saturday, November 25, 2023

Job Description

We are looking for a driven Quality Control Technician to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our passionate Maintenance team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in ramping up the production and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the job
In this position you will design, implement and maintain quality assurance protocols and methods for processing materials into partially finished or finished products. You will be responsible for planning, implementing and managing compliance of manufacturing and production processes with internal and external safety, quality and regulatory standards requirements for worldwide distribution. The Quality Control Technician designs methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of production processes, production equipment and finished products. You will also perform analysis of reports and production data to identify trends and recommend updates or changes to quality standards and procedures when necessary. May assure compliance to in-house and/or external specifications and standards (i.e. GLP, GMP, ISO, Six Sigma)

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Lead day-to-day quality control activities in production ensuring that production/product quality specifications are met.
  • Understand and be part of method development and validation. Don’t worry – we will train you!
  • Operate various analytical equipment such as ICP, KF and acid-base titrators, BET, GC-MS,
    SEM, XRD, PSD, CT scanner, dimension measurement systems (2D and 3D), optical microscopes, tensile testers, etc.
  • Improve control checks according to control plan.
  • Interpret data and report the results.
  • Report problems and non-conformities (NCRs) that are detected and recommend

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.