Production Training Specialist



Skellefteå, Sweden
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Job Description

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

About the job

Ensure competence development of all production team members within the designated area in accordance with the Northvolt Training and Development framework.

About the team
You will be part of a team were each and everyone counts to make this a success. We work hard to create a good work environment, to make room for creativity, initiatives for improvement and a possibility for people to grow. We aim to become the world´s most equal and including workplace.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to: (

  • Coordinate the development of necessary Work Instructions with all stakeholders
  • Conduct Work Instruction relevance audits to ensure applicability on the shop floor
  • Coordinate the development of Learning paths from onboarding to L4 for Manufacturing Associates
  • Coordinate the development of 1st and 2nd line leaders (team leads and shift managers)
  • Drive the implementation and continuous improvement of shop floor trainer collectives ensuring the availability of skilled trainers for all development needs
  • Ensure production need is considered in the development of all training programs and content for the designated area
  • Ensure that area specific training programs in Learning Management System (LMS) are up to date
  • Develop training content
  • Coach and execute trainings on the shop floor as needed
  • Set training targets and track training participation
  • Support shift managers with team development and with follow-up of competence and qualification matrices
  • Updates area training scorecards

  • Create and lead Manufacturing competence matrix via close collaboration with Technical, CI and HSE leads.

  • Evaluate Shift team members according to Competence matrix with Shift managers and coach them in individual competence evaluation conversations.

  • Ensure annual training plan is in place for both internal and external including Operational, Technical and Regulatory trainings.

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.