We are looking for a driven Project Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our bold and passionate New Factories team based in Stockholm. By joining us, you will be a key player in developing process for our new factory projects and providing general support to ensure their successful start.
About the job
As a Project Engineer you will help us to develop project management processes, roll them out and ensure integration within our new projects.
In a typical day you will be designing new procedures and processes, liaise with key stakeholders to gain their input and support, work with our systems team to create electronic tools or databases, ensure successful roll out and engage with our project teams to unsure successful implementation.
You will also provide general support to our new factory projects teams on a range of issues as required.
To excel at this role you have at least 5 years of experience working within project management organisation of large engineering and construction projects with experience in developing procedures and processes. You understand the life cycle of construction and engineering projects and the interdependency of the various teams and disciplines within. You are adaptable and take the lead when challenges arise and proactively drive progress. Northvolt environment has very high demands on flexibility and strategic thinking, therefore you are comfortable setting new plans and structures to achieve our goals.
About the team
The New Factories team main focus is to plan the execution of Northvolt upcoming factories, it is based in Stockholm with regular traveling to site. The long-term goal of the team is to set the concept and strategy for new factories and so the execution team later can take over. You will help us achieving this with your talent and experience.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
· Develop, manage and implement new project management procedures.
· Develop the necessary tools to support new processes.
· Provide general support within the New Factories team on a range of project issues.
· Working within a team and with other departments.
· Transfer learnings and best practice between projects
The person we are looking for is driven, caring and structured. You thrive by showing initiative, resolving problems and proactively working towards common goals. You are used to a high paced work environment and have good time management skills. Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, friendliness, grit and a sense of humor.
Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognize 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.
We believe that you have :
Bonus points for:
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt makes green batteries for a blue planet. Affordable cells and high-quality battery systems. All manufactured with a record-low carbon footprint. Purposely built to provide Europe with the opportunity to switch to renewable energy – efficiently and entirely.
To accomplish this, we do things differently. We design, manufacture, and recycle everything under one roof. We even build our own factories. All this is incredibly challenging and requires us to think in unconventional ways. We’re constantly experimenting, learning and adapting to make batteries so great – they will one day make oil history.
Northvolt is growing fast. We’re staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We're also hiring for our gigafactory Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden. We want to work with smart individuals from all disciplines. Strong individuals that truly want to make a positive impact on the future. Those of us already on board share a passion for our mission. We’re prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. As a team, we’re dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun.