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Heavy Lifting & Hauling Coordinator

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Skellefteå
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Skellefteå

We are looking for a dedicated Heavy Lifting and Hauling Coordinator, to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent Construction Team team based in Skellefteå.

The role:
The Coordinator supervises the construction activities assigned to third party contractors, and ensures compliance with schedule, costs, quality, health, safety and environmental protection requirements.

Specifically for DS-Heavy Lifting & Hauling, shall provide oversight of all lifting operations on the jobsite for the off-loading and transporting of equipment, prefabricated structures and modules to various foundations or staging areas on the jobsite. This individual shall provide input for the development of rigging plans and heavy haul plans whilst coordinating with other Northvolt discipline superintendents, Northvolt Logistics and Main Contractor.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to: ``

  • Advise the CM to ensure the most suitable solutions in terms of assembly sequences, works scheduling, constructability, feasibility, etc.;
  • Determine crane and rigging equipment requirements for the project, preparing reports and forecasts
  • Support Main Contractor in the development of lift plans and heavy haul plans
  • Supervise lift activities at site, monitoring and ensuring quality rigging execution and safe lifting practices

  • Ensure transport activities from Skeleftehamn port to Northvolt Ett site are correctly planned and executed.

  • Provide technical guidance and support to Northvolt Logistics and civil superintendents to assure heavy haul roads and routes are sufficient for the transportation of all heavy haul loads.

  • Coordinate with other Discipline Superintendents and Main Contractor to assure access is established for road grades and turning radiuses of transport vehicles

  • Interface with other Discipline Superintendents and Main Contractor and subcontractors to ensure work is performed according to schedule and budget.

  • Coordinating lifting activities at site with particular attention to interfaces with other ongoing projects and departments within Northvolt Ett site.

  • Contribute to the continuous improvement and implementation of Northvolt corporate/project policies, procedures and instructions for rigging operations.

  • Checking the adequacy of personnel and equipment belonging to the contractors, promoting any actions required to achieve objectives

  • Interfacing with Northvolt Proprietary/Main Equipment vendors, reviewing their documentation for special lifting instructions and ensure the correct implementation at site.

  • Ensuring, with the support of the Northvolt HSE Team, the field control of HSE aspects also with reference to activities developed by Contractors/Suppliers;

  • Notifying the CM of problems and deviations that cannot be settled directly

  • Assisting the CM and Project Manager with tasks related to Change Management, including problems concerning claims or price revisions submitted by the contractors

The person we are looking for is driven and structured. You thrive by leading others and work towards common goals. You are used to a high paced work environment and got good time management skills.

Apply with CV in english or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is ASAP

Work with great people

Josephine Korijn
Investment Manager
"We move at a fast pace and decisions are made in a deliberate, thoughtful, and bold manner."
Mohamed Farah
R&D Electrode Manager
"At Northvolt there is no right or wrong. Everyone brings something to the table."
Maria Åstrand
Director Raw Materials
"It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of starting up a new industry segment."
Erin Mathews
Industrialisation Manager
"I love being a part of such a bold effort to tackle the energy problem."

Skills & Requirements

We believe that you have:

Education: University degree in Engineering or other applicable field of study

Professional Experience:

  • 10 years of experience in industrial construction projects
  • 5 years of experience as appointed person for lifting operations


  • Driver’s License class B valid in Sweden/EU

  • Säkra Lyft ISO ( SS-ISO 22 853, AFS 2006:6.) or international equivalent certification for lifting professionals

  • BAM (Bättre Arbetsmiljö) and BAS-P/U course highly valued

Other valuable ( but not required) experience:

  • Familiarity with Sweden’s Arbetsmiljöverket Laws and Provisions applicable to construction projects
  • Experience as heavy lift crane operator highly valued

Language Skills:

  • English proficiency mandatory
  • Swedish proficiency highly valued
  • Proficiency with the language of Contractor manpower highly valued as well.

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture

  • Warrant program

  • Wellness grant

About the company

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.

Sophie Rogers | Contact Person

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