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Energy Engineer

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

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Energy Engineer to join our passionate team in Västerås.

In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in one of the first large scale European battery companies. You will be part of a team building the blueprint for our green factories with a focus on minimizing energy use. You will be part of the Green Factories team but will also work closely with the Manufacturing, Process and Automation teams.

The Energy Engineer will be in charge of carrying out energy mapping of production processes and facilities as well as collecting data for power, heat, and cooling consumption. As a part of the unit, you will participate in identifying areas of optimization for energy use in production processes and facilities, developing Northvolt's energy sourcing portfolio.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Motivating and supporting Process and Manufacturing teams in assessing and implementing energy efficiency improvement measures
  • Create reports on energy efficiency for internal and external use, including reports in accordance to the Swedish Law (2014:266) about energy efficiency in large companies
  • Participate in the development of Northvolt’s Energy Management system and the implementation of ISO 50 0001

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 Energy Engineer is a vital member of the Green Factories 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


  • Master's Degree in Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial, Process, Energy Engineering, or equivalent
  • Successful track record of leading energy process improvement projects
  • Capability to develop conceptual designs for energy recovery and distribution

  • Good knowledge of instruments and methods for measuring power and heat consumption

  • Knowledge of energy markets and national and international energy systems is a plus

  • Experience working in an international environment

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a plus
  • Highly organized and result-driven with ability to understand priorities
  • Has a can do-attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • You are a technology - oriented team-player with excellent social skills
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, 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

  • 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!

Malin Fuglesang | Hiring Manager

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