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Project Engineer

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

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Project Engineer to join our stellar team in Skellefteå.

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 play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society.

The Project Engineer will plan and coordinate the construction work in respective Block including logistics, temporary storage areas and temporary services as scaffolding, temporary power, handling of waste etc.

As a project engineer you will also coordinate the block activities with other activities on site to optimize progress for respective contractor and to avoid hindrances and added cost.

You will be working intimately with the Block Manager.

In general you have experience in the construction field and have been driving projects with high demands on quality and efficiency.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Support the Block Manager with planning, coordination and reporting
  • Plan, coordinate and follow up all activities in respective Block
  • Plan and optimize the logistic activities to and within the respective Block
  • Together with the contractors plan the timely delivery to the blocks of materials, equipment and temporary services
  • Plan and control waste handling within the Block

The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The Project Engineer is a vital member of the Construction 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.
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


  • Graduated Engineer - Construction and/or MEP
  • Experiences from industrial construction projects

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • Fluent in Swedish and English, Swedish is a plus
  • Primavera P6, MS office (excel, word etc)

Personal success factors

  • Excellent planning skills
  • Excellence in building trust and communicating
  • Has a can do-attitude
  • Flexible, friendly, motivated to take on new challenges.
  • Self-driven, responsible, structured

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 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.

The future needs high-quality, green batteries. And it needs lots of them.

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!

Juri Persigilli | Hiring Manager

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