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R&D Electrical Technician

Northvolt is a European supplier of high-quality battery cells and systems, made in an environmentally sustainable way. The company was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest recycling capabilities.

In the plant located in Gdańsk we produce energy storage systems and battery modules that replace internal combustion engines in industrial machines. Currently Northvolt Poland is increasing its manufacturing capabilities by building a highly-automated, state-of-the-art production plant.

With our rapid expansion, we are looking for R&D Electrical Technician for our current facility.

Key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Mechanical assembly and wiring of electrical panels and switchgears in R&D Department
  • Incoming inspection of electrical items and pre-assembled wires
  • Giving feedback to design team, correction of electrical drawings and cabined layouts
  • Performing electrical tests, isolation measurements, protective circuit measurements
  • Performing functional testing according to test procedure
  • Wiring according to EMC rules and programing the VFDs

Work with great people

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Skills & Requirements

Qualifications / Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience in electrics panels / switchgear build
  • Very good understanding of electrical drawings
  • Fluent English
  • SEP permissions
  • Very good understanding of general safety rules and electric safety rules
  • Electrical Engineer degree or similar
  • Knowledge in EPLAN or ZUCKEN would be a BIG+

Personal success factors (Consider Bold – Passionate – Excellent):

  • Good communication skills, ability to Get Stuff Done, and a learning mindset
  • Highly organised and result-driven
  • Ability to work under high pressure and tight deadlines, excellent time management
  • Can do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently
  • Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humour

We offer:

  • Stable employment conditions – employment contract (indefinite after 6 months)
  • Private medical care in LUX MED – extended package with a freedom of treatment (partial refunding of invoices) for the employee fully paid by the company
  • MyBenefit System – monthly card top-ups, the possibility to purchase a Multisport card
  • Paid trainings connected to the working position
  • Clear career path, the possibility to switch departments
  • Education co-funding
  • English lessons
  • Employee referral programme
  • Financing of commuting by bicycle, direct bus from Gdańsk Główny to the factory
  • Employee improvement programme with cash rewards
  • Clean production space
  • Christmas/holiday bonuses from Employee Benefit Fund (ZFŚS)
  • The possibility to work paid overtime
  • Co-financing of sports activities and integration budget
  • The possibility to invest in Northvolt group’s shares
  • Fruits and coffee
  • Relocation bonus
  • Work in an international environment

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

About the company

Northvolt is a European supplier of sustainable, high-quality battery cells and systems. Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling. Among Northvolt industrial partners and customers are ABB, BMW Group, Scania, Siemens, Vattenfall, Vestas and the Volkswagen Group.

Northvolt Ett is a next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, the gigafactory will be one of the largest battery cell factory in Europe and produce at least 32 GWh of capacity annually.

Alongside Northvolt Ett, Northvolt is also establishing a manufacturing site for battery systems in Gdansk, Poland. This facility, Northvolt Battery Systems Jeden, will industrialize and produce world leading battery systems in order to meet the increased demand for complete battery solutions on the European market. The factory is a highly automated, state-of-the-art production facility for battery modules and energy storage solutions.

We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a dynamic environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs in Västerås, as well as Northvolt Battery Systems Jeden, in Gdansk, for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.

We want to work with experienced manufacturing experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a real difference. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!


Sara Redlarska | Contact Person

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