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Security Coordinator

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

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a reliable and experienced Security Coordinator. In joining us you will play an important part in developing and maintaining the physical security and fire protection processes within Northvolt. Northvolt will have a significant role in the transformation to a carbon free society.

The Security Coordinator will be operational and active by coaching and training both employees and contractors within the field of security and fire protection. Another important part will be to support in the establishment of policies and routines that will help to create and maintain a safe and secure workplace.

The Security Coordinator is an important part in the work to create conditions together with all colleagues so we all can comply with health, safety and security regulations and that we follow the best practice in terms of health, safety and security.

As a Security Coordinator at Northvolt you must have the ability to pay attention to details to identify both safety and security related risks.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure that all security systems are in place and works properly.
  • Create and train employees on emergency preparedness and response procedures, in accordance with regulatory and company requirements.
  • Ensure that all fire and rescue equipment and systems are properly maintained and in operation at all times.
  • Conduct incident investigations.
  • Develop and follow up on the systematic fire protection management.
  • Ensure local routines are in place regarding access control, background checks, security investigations etc.
  • Ensure connections and networks with the Security contractors, Police, Fire Brigade, and other rescue and security services are established and maintained.
  • Being an important part of the local emergency preparedness and response team.

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 security coordinator is a vital member of the Health, Safety & Security 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 within the area of security, fire safety or emergency management or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience in leading others, and to act as a leader even without subordinates.
  • 3+ years of experience within security and/or fire protection services, preferably in an industrial environment.
  • Good knowledge of and experience from technical fire- and security systems.

  • Curious, technically educated and with a strong business background.

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • Good English written and oral skills, Swedish is a must.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability.
  • Exceptional communication abilities.
  • Excellent educational skills.

  • Has a can do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit.

  • Have a passion for operational work.

  • 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.

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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