Production Quality Manager (Launch)



Quality Assurance
Skellefteå, Sweden
Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2023

Job Description

We are looking for a seasoned and dedicated Production Quality Manager to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent Quality team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in establishing the highest quality performance in our production in Northvolt Ett and contribute to building one of the first large-scale European battery factories.

About the job

The Production Quality Manager at Northvolt will lead a group of approximately 30 Engineers, Technicians, and Associates, ensuring team performance and customer satisfaction. The manager will be responsible for a dedicated quality area, supervising and supporting production quality employees to ensure that standards are followed, employees are trained, and lead troubleshooting and root cause analysis activities in relation to non-conformity and quality issues.

As a production quality manager at Northvolt, you will have the unique opportunity to spearhead the production of the greenest batteries in the world. You will have the opportunity to learn from experts in the field, contribute to building and developing your own team, and drive the business toward success.

The person we are looking for is driven, caring and structured. You thrive by leading others and work towards common goals. You are used to a high paced work environment and got good time management skills. Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Implement and audit standard procedures and instructions
  • Lead, review, and establish the Quality Control plans for each process operation
  • Set up quality monitoring procedures, define quality KPIs, and make improvement proposals
  • Ensure the development of production quality employees and leaders
  • Participate and input in change management, engineering change notification and deviation approval processes. Review results and action tracker and initiate improvement projects. Drive cross-functional and cross-technological manufacturing projects and opportunities. Drive quality improvement and optimization projects utilizing six sigma methodology.
  • Participate and input to quality gate reviews in the industrialization phase of Product and Process Development to ensure reliable manufacturing of products. Be part of the equipment commissioning team.
  • Support in the recruitment and development of Production Quality Employees

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Full time employment, fixed salary.