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Work Environment Coordinator

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

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a reliable and experienced Work Environment Coordinator. In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in building one of the first large scale European battery factories. Northvolt will have a significant role in the transformation to a carbon free society.

The work environment coordinator will be very operational and active by coaching operators and management within different safety areas. Another important par will be to support in the establishment of policies and plans that will create and maintain a safe workplace, and execute the routines for follow up of the same.

The work environment coordinator is, together with the Security Coordinator and the Safety Manager, responsible to ensure that everyone in the company complies with health and safety laws and that we follow the best practice in terms of health and safety in the Northvolt battery factory.

As a work environmental coordinator at Northvolt you must have the ability to pay attention to detail to identify hazards and potential risks.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and execute health and safety goals and plans in the workplace according to legal guidelines
  • Develop a standardised approach and follow-up with the purpose of reaching best practise regarding exposures to chemicals
  • Conduct training and educations for health and safety matters and accident prevention
  • Design routines for the inspection of equipment and machinery to observe possible unsafe conditions
  • Provide technical support to Senior Management on health and safety related subjects

The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, has a mind for details as well as the overall view, and will bring a structured way of working. You will get the chance to have a real impact on the Northvolt story and clearly see the results of your work as we progress. Our organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The work environment coordinator is a vital member of the Environmental & Sustainability team and key to Northvolt's mission to enable the future of energy.

Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Starting date is asap.

Work with great people


Skills & Requirements


  • Bachelor´s Degree in engineering or equivalent with additional professional qualifications in EHS Management Systems
  • 3+ years of experience in Health and Safety services in construction or/and process industry, such as steel, chemical, gas/oil, nuclear
  • Knowledge of ISO 45001 and other management systems
  • Good knowledge of risk assessment and human performance tools
  • Excellent organizational and motivational skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Valid qualification in occupational health and safety
  • Curious, technically educated and with a strong business background
  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry is a plus

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a must
  • Highly organized and result-driven
  • An eye for detail
  • Has a can do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Have a passion for operational work and to be out on the floor coaching, training, and, making internal safety inspections.
  • Ability to work under high pressure and tight deadlines, excellent time management
  • Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor
  • Passionate & purpose driven

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Start-up possibilities

  • Warrant program

  • Wellness grant & Team Training Tuesdays

About the company

Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.

We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving 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 our Gdansk facility 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 battery 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 difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!

Jonas Harkman | Hiring Manager

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