Material Flow Integration Engineer



Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Job Description

We are looking for a dedicated Material Flow Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent Factory Design and Engineering.

About the job

The Material Flow Integration Engineer is responsible for integrating material flow systems into the overall design of gigafactories and gigafactory sites, ensuring seamless coordination between production processes, logistics, and facility layout. They play a critical role in optimizing material flow efficiency and throughput to support the successful operation of manufacturing facilities.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand production requirements,
    inventory management strategy, and facility layout constraints.

  • Develop material flow integration strategies that maximize efficiency, minimize waste,
    and optimize resource utilization within gigafactory environments.

  • Design & model interfaces for material handling systems, conveyor systems, and other
    equipment to support smooth and efficient material flow.

  • Work closely with architects and engineers to integrate site flow considerations into
    overall facility design

  • Conduct feasibility studies and business case calculations to evaluate proposed material flow designs and identify potential bottlenecks or areas for improvement.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to local site teams during the implementation
    and commissioning of material flow solutions.

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 strong cross-functional communication, self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Qualities that we cherish are strong organizational skills, the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple project simultaneously.

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 as soon as possible.

Please note that candidates considered for employment with NV may be subject to a mandatory background check process.

Please note that any applications submitted via email or direct messaging will not be considered.