We are now starting to ramp up the recruitment for the factory in Skellefteå and is looking for process associates to our Utility Department. In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in building one of the first large scale European battery factories with the aim to produce the worlds greenest Lithium-ion battery. You will get the chance to really make a difference in the transformation to a carbon free society.
At Northvolt you will be part of a fast growing company with high-energy and a dynamic environment. As process associate you will work in a top modern facility with new technology. So forget about everything you thought you knew about working in the industry, this is going to be completely different.
You will work in close collaboration with other associates, engineers, maintenance, quality and environment personnel. You will be part of a team where each and everyone counts to make this a success. You will get the chance to really make an impact and be part of shaping our way of working in the future. We work hard to create a good work environment, to make room for creativity, initiatives for improvement and a possibility for people to grow.
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Your tasks will mostly be focused on heating, cooling and other media / utilities but will also include a bigger responsibility within Facility Department. You will have a key role in contributing to a safe work environment, which is our top priority.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Control the equipment and process utilities used in our production.
Perform preventive maintenance of the equipment, eg daily inspections
Perform risk analysis and issue permits according to routines
Work proactively together with the maintenance team.
Take proper action when having failures and deviations affecting the production, report these as well as doing root cause analysis to solve the issues.
Assure safe conditions with Lock Out Tag Out Try Out according routines when having repairs or inspections of equipment.
Work with continuous Improvement (CI) for shift team.
Apply by filling out the application form.
Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.
A relevant education (e.g. industrial program at gymnasium level, automation operator/technician education, process operator/technician education) is a merit
Experience from working with equipment for compressed air, steam, oxygen, nitrogen, district heating, water, process cooling equipment and pipe systems is a merit
Its also an advantage if you have previous experience from Process Industry (battery/pulp and paper/food/chemicals/microelectronics/oil & gas/pharmaceutical processing or similar) including safety procedures
Experience from working with some of the following; permit procedures, Lock Out Tag Out, near miss reporting, safety audits, maintenance audits, process control systems, and daily following up on safety actions is an advantage.
Good English both written and oral skills, basic Swedish and other languages skills is seen as a plus.
Good communication skills as you will work in close collaboration with many different teams.
High work ethic, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Qualities that we cherish in all Northvolt employees are flexibility, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges and grit. In the team you will find passionate and purpose driven colleagues who all work for a more sustainable future.
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt makes green batteries for a blue planet. Affordable cells and high-quality battery systems. All manufactured with a record-low carbon footprint. Purposely built to provide Europe with the opportunity to switch to renewable energy – efficiently and entirely.
To accomplish this, we do things differently. We design, manufacture, and recycle everything under one roof. We even build our own factories. All this is incredibly challenging and requires us to think in unconventional ways. We’re constantly experimenting, learning and adapting to make batteries so great – they will one day make oil history.
Northvolt is growing fast. We’re 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're also hiring for our gigafactory Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden. We want to work with smart individuals from all disciplines. Strong individuals that truly want to make a positive impact on the future. Those of us already on board share a passion for our mission. We’re prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. As a team, we’re dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun.