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Environmental Engineer – Waste Handling

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Job title: Environmental Engineer – Waste Handling

Company: Northvolt

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We are looking for an Environmental Engineer to join our passionate 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. You have the opportunity to be a part of Northvolts new exciting beginning to make a mark on the business and assist in the daily work with environmental questions. We need a person who wants to keep developing our business and be a part of our passionate team in Skellefteå.

At Northvolt we all work tightly together with a low level of the hierarchy, and we encourage different backgrounds and level of experience. What we all have in common is that we are bold, and passionate and in whatever area we are working in, we do it with excellence.

In the role as an Environmental Engineer at Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, the daily work include various environmental questions. Your main responsibilities will be to overlook waste management for the factory and to make sure that waste is managed according to our environmental permit. You will also be working a lot with developing our environmental management system ISO 14 001.

As a person you are trustworthy, has high integrity and is perceptive. You have good collaborative skills which enables you to build good relations with your teammates. You are technically interested and appreciate working in a team.

We are seeking a person who is both professional and driven, results-oriented, and with a good sense of planning. Since working at Northvolt requires many internal and external contacts, it is important that you can express yourself well in speech and in writing. In your work role, you will be working a lot with supporting the organization within Northvolt Ett with your expertise within the environmental area to help create a strong environmental awareness.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Waste management for the factory.

Establishing and developing the environmental management system ISO 14 001 for the factory.

Educate and inform management and other teams on actions needed for compliance.

Make sure that legal requirements and permit requirements are complied with.

Support the organization with, for example, risk analyses, investigations, and routines within the environment.

Manage contacts with the supervisory authority.

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

About You

  • You have an education background as an environmental engineer or similar
  • You have knowledge about legislation within the environment and its application
  • You have experience in environmental management systems and good knowledge about ISO 14 001.
  • You have experience in waste management
  • You have good experience in Excel and other office-programs
  • Experience in the manufacturing industry is a plus
  • Excellently spoken and written English

Specific Skills/Abilities

Excellent planning and time management skills

Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently

Result-driven and eager to identify improvement possibilities

Strong communication skills

Good representative and ambassador internally and externally

You enjoy performing practical work

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 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.

Expected salary:

Location: Skellefteå, Västerbotten

Job date: Wed, 04 May 2022 01:07:21 GMT

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