Quality & Improvement Manager

Northvolt

Northvolt

Quality Assurance
Fredrikstad, Norway
Posted on Sunday, June 23, 2024

Job Description

The world needs clean batteries and we need a plan for what to do with them end-of life. We need to recover the materials and use them in new batteries or other products – and not produce waste. Hydrovolt is determined to grow the business into the European market and has a clear ambition to be a leading player in battery recycling.

We are looking for a Quality & Improvement Manager who will lead the way in our pursuit of continous improvements in operations, both in productivity and product quality and identify and execute necessary improvement measures. The Quality & Improvement Manager will also be responsible for our Laboratory and the Hydrovolt Quality System.

As Quality & Improvement Manager, your main tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Improvement Management - Seek and Identify needs for improvement; lead, follow up and execute necessary measures
  • Analyzing, tracking and ensuring Product Quality
  • Ensure Product Quality Spesifications from customers are being met
  • Quality System Management - Ensuring regulatory Compliance and ISO certification in relevant areas
  • Process owner and overall responsible for Quality Assurance
  • Managing the Laboratory and Laboratory Personnel

We offer

In Hydrovolt we're motivated by creating a circular world and contributing to sustainable electrification of our society. Together we promote innovation in recycling and the battery value chain.

We encurage innovation and new thinking, and want your active contribution in developing our company. We won’t stop until no battery is ever wasted. That’s why we offer you:

  • A chance to gain insight to a leading actor within battery recycling and an emerging industry
  • A fast-paced and dynamic working environment
  • To be part of a newly established company with industrial owners and great growth ambitions in Europe
  • An opportunity to shape your role and help define the company’s growth adventure
  • Friendly, highly skilled colleagues and a good working environment

Skills & Requirements

As Quality & Improvement Manager, we believe that you have:

  • Master’s degree in technical or chemical field
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in Quality Management, Improvement Management, ISO Compliance or other relevant field
  • Knowledge and experience in Lean Production, Six Sigma or similar productivity improvement systems
  • Strong communication skills, fluent in Norwegian and English