Manager Material Flow (Global Manufacturing Engineering)



västerås, sweden
Posted on Monday, January 8, 2024

Job Description

Northvolt has an electrifying job opening for a manager with experience in the field of material flow and automation equipment (e.g. Automatic Storage and Retrieval Systems, Buffers, Conveyors, Robots). Should you choose to accept this future focused mission, you will play a vital role in designing the infrastructure for enabling efficient and innovative material flow throughout the battery manufacturing process for our next big projects. Do you want to play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society?

The work environment requires a caring leader and an enthusiastic problem solver. The projects from your team will be implemented in a production environment which has very high demands on cleanliness and up-time to reach the quality level and production efficiency. We will work with the best solution providers globally to pull this off utilizing a combination of proven technologies and design of new innovative solutions.

Now more about you: Your previous professional work experience as manager for industrial engineering/project engineering/production engineering or other relevant positions has given you an eye for robust industrial designs. This combined with your experience and knowledge in technical project planning, design, commissioning, and manufacturing makes your implementations practical. You love to drive cross-functional discussions and feel passionate about leading a team of top notch Material Flow Engineers.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manage and develop a team of Material Flow Engineers
  • Manage the timeline of Material Flow Projects
  • Coach your team in specifying equipment in the form of project specifications, requirements, and generating request for quotations.
  • Identify and leverage outside partners for solution development and design.
  • Coordinate with other Northvolt departments (e.g. Construction, Digitization, Supply Chain) to ensure successful execution.

The person we are looking for is caring, strongly goal oriented, curious and structured. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden, Germany and Canada and see the results of your work. Our organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen.

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