We are building a state-of-the-art Gigafactory that will be one of the largest cell production facilities in Europe and construction is set to begin in 2023. To make that happen we need the best to join our in-house Engineering, Procurement & Construction Management (EPCM) team. We are now looking for a QA/QC Manager to join our fantastic team – come be a part of an exciting journey together with us!
Volvo Cars is one of the most well-known and respected car brands in the world. Northvolt is a leading supplier of sustainable, high-quality battery cells and systems, dedicated to delivering the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery.
Together, we have formed a joint venture, NOVO Energy, to power the next generation of pure electric Volvo and Polestar cars.
Few industries offer as great opportunity for career growth and personal development as the new European battery industry. In working for this joint venture, you'll not only develop skills that are highly sought after in the global automotive and industrial sector, but you are also contributing to a climate-neutral way of life for future generations.
Our mission is to build a “First in Class” Gigafactory that transforms Volvo Cars into a full EV (Electrical Vehicle) manufacturer - using the most sustainable and innovative methods in construction, whilst achieving the highest level of trust with all service providers to perform the safest, fastest, cost-effective, and excellent quality of craftsmanship project in the industry.
About the role
As the Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA&QC) Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing our facility's construction strategies, objectives, and operational status. Your primary focus will be to review our quality testing policies and procedures to ensure that regulatory standards in the industry are being met. You should be proficient in good industrial construction practices, good manufacturing practices, and regulatory requirements and guidelines such as ISO standards and Hazards and Critical Control Points system. In this role, you will oversee audits and lead investigations into major quality deviations to determine their root causes. You will advise on improved processes to ensure quality standards are being met. As a leader, you will provide the team with strong leadership skills to guide work activities and team members.
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to :
Who we are looking for:
We believe that you are a natural leader that can bring the team together to work towards results that are in line witch company requirements. You should be a highly structured person, as well as possessing the ability to efficiently prioritize. Your driving mentality is of utmost importance, as well as your ability to solve complex problems in an innovative way.
Leading Edge Technology
Flexible working hours
Volvo Cars is one of the most well-known and respected car brands in the world. Northvolt is a leading supplier of sustainable, high-quality battery cells and systems, dedicated to delivering the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Together, we have formed a joint venture, NOVO Energy, to power the next generation of pure electric Volvo and Polestar cars.
Our Gigafactory in Gothenburg will be one of the largest cell production facilities in Europe, with a potential annual cell production capacity of up to 50 gigawatt hours (GWh) - thereby enabling a supply of batteries for approximately half a million Volvo and Polestar cars per year. Our state-of-the-art R&D facility will gather leading expertise from all over the world, to create the next generation battery cells.
You can read more about this joint venture in these press releases, here and here.
2022R&D facility established
2023Start of construction of Gigafactory in Gothenburg
2024Volvo Cars will source 15 GWh of battery cells per year from Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå
202550% of Volvo Cars’ global sales will be fully electric
2026Production start of Gigafactory in Gothenburg
2030Volvo Cars will offer only pure electric cars