Senior Production Engineer – Assembly to Volvo Group

Background and organization Volvo GTO in Köping is looking for their next senior production engineer. To be able to achieve our goal of becoming the best transmission factory in the world, we need world class employees. In the area of production engineering towards assembly, we are 18 production engineers in different levels and you will report directly to the Department manager. We are now looking for our next team member who is eager to join the Volvo Group continuous journey.

We are looking for a team member that is passionate about technology and continuous improvements. As a senior production engineer within assembly area, you will have the opportunity to work with this, in line with the Volvo Operations Concept. We are now looking for our next talent to complete our team.

Main areas of responsibility Our area of responsibility is to prepare and industrialize new products and processes, refine existing products, maintain and if needed extend the installed capacity. The area is also responsible for technical support and continuous improvements that can be divided into reactive and proactive problem solving. An extensive part of your work will be in project form, were you can be assigned different roles within the project. We look forward in meeting our next talented production engineer.

A summary of your everyday work:

  •  Preparation and industrialization of new products and processes
  •  Project related work in product and industrialization projects including equipment procuremen
  •  Review and industrialization of DCN (Design change notification)
  •  Participation in product development together with technology
  •  Perform PFMEA and give input to DFMEA
  •  Perform line balancing and flow optimization
  •  Perform simulation (FACTS)
  •  Lead improvement projects
  •  Perform investigations and participate in global development work in areas like Industry 4.0

Personal profile and qualifications To be suitable for the job, it requires that you have an interest in technology development and primary within line balancing, simulation and/or End line testing. Ha strive to develop tomorrow’s technology and you are an important player in our team.

For this position, we see that you have the following qualifications and skills:

  • Academic background within the area of technology engineering and a strong technical interest
  • Great experience of industrial engineering work, primarily within assembly production engineering
  • Excellent communication skills (written and spoken) in both Swedish and English
  • Good leadership abilities

As a person, we see that you have proven ability to contribute to a team-oriented environment. We also see that you are creative, analytical and have an ambition always to improve yourself. As a production engineer, you are an important support function and it is crucial that you are service minded. Your focus should always be a happy customer. We also see that you have a structure way of mind and a proven ability to lead projects. You are ambitious, communicative and have a high sense of responsibility.

Within the Volvo Group we value diversity and equality, this is an important key for development.

Group Trucks Operations is the truck industrial entity within the Volvo Group responsible for Global Truck manufacturing, including Cab & Vehicle Assembly, Engine Production, Logistics Services, Parts Distribution and Remanufacturing. Group Trucks Operations manufacture advanced products for the world class brands of the Volvo Group and work with energy, passion and respect for the individual. Our global industrial footprint offers an opportunity to an international career in a state-of-the-art industrial environment, where continuous development and productivity improvement is driven through Volvo Production System. Together, Group Trucks Operations represent almost 35,000 employees at 70 larger or smaller units on 6 continents.

Union Contacts

Unionen, Mats Bergdahl, 0221- 45 78 41

Akademikerna, Per Larsson, 0221- 45 77 89

Ledarna, Lars Sundkvist, 0221- 45 76 47

Does this sound interesting? You register your application, at or through the button below. For more information please contact Recruiter Anna Hemmingsson at Norén & Lindholm +4621 811888. Selection of candidates will occur during the recruitment time, so do not wait with your application. We hope you feel strongly motivated for this job, we look forward to receive your application as soon as possible but no later than 17:th of February. Welcome aboard!

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