Mechanical Design Engineer – Volvo Construction Equipment

Do you want to take part in creating a more sustainable future?

At Volvo Construction Equipment we are driven by the idea that we will lead the way towards developing a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected, through talented employees, imagination and technological innovations.

Volvo CE Technology in Braås is expanding to face the industry challenges linked to automation, electromobility and connectivity. We are committed to building a better tomorrow and are proud of our innovative spirit resulting in world leading products, autonomous haulers and the first vehicle built with fossil- free steel and much more, always with a great team spirit and collaboration.

We are looking for Mechanical Design engineers who have the drive and passion to contribute to great teamwork, continuous improvements and excellent innovations to meet future business challenges.

This is us, your new colleagues
Volvo CE in Braås, located close to Växjö, develops Articulated haulers and Wheel loaders. We are four design engineering teams responsible for new products, feature development and aftermarket quality.
Today these teams consist of engineers working in a supportive open landscape, closely together with production, purchasing, suppliers and aftermarket. Together with your new colleagues, you will create products that represent quality, safety and care for the environment. We benefit from having the production line at the same location, as well as a global network within the Volvo Group.

At Volvo CE you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals. We have a strong company culture based on our values. This is central to all our work. We believe in Trust - we trust each other, Passion - we have passion for what we do, Change - we change to stay ahead, Performance - we are profitable to shape our future, and Customer success - we make our customers win!
Our work climate is open and supportive, and we emphasis on an inclusive work environment with good collaboration within departments as well as cross-functionally.

Meet some of our engineers in the short film Build a better future with us in Braås

Who are you?
We believe it is the right mindset and attitude that will make a difference within our organization. If you see yourself working in an environment that challenges you to combine your technical skills with a team-based attitude, then we believe you to have the prerequisites to be successful in this position.

Key attributes:
  • You are positive, flexible and a great team player.
  • You have a passion for innovation, continuous improvements and product development.
  • You are eager to learn and build on your own and the team’s development.
  • You feel a profound sense of accountability for the team’s deliveries and have the capability and interest to take the leading role when needed.
Knowledge & experience
To be successful in your new role you need the following knowledge/experience:
  • M.Sc./B.Sc. degree in Mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • Experience in Mechanical Design
  • Strong communication skills in English, spoken and written
  • Catia v5 or similar 3D-modelling software
  • Experience from plastic and sheet metal design and / or welded structures is meritorious
Are we a perfect match?
Our offer to you is some really skilled colleagues and some truly exciting challenges to work with. Welcome to be part of the technology shift for real! If this sounds interesting to you, welcome to send in your application.

Curious, and have some questions? Don’t hesitate to contact us!
Sheet metal and plastic design
Head of Exterior, Jan-Olof Andersson, +46 (0)700897829

After market quality
Head of Technical Improvements, Per Lagerlöf, +46 (0)790608499

Union Representatives:
Jesper Alvarsson, Akademikerna, +46 (0)470 38 77 43
Per Trozell, Unionen, +46 (0)70-089 76 81
Jimmy Lönnetun, Ledarna,+46 (0)70-089 76 34

Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site.

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Construction Equipment is a global company driven by passion, curiosity and by our purpose: to build the world we want to live in. We believe that only through imagination and teamwork can we develop a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected. Our company culture reflects this belief through the care and trust it places in our customers, employees and suppliers. People are at the heart of our business. It is through our strong network of talented, enquiring and innovative minds that we have been able to pave the way towards a more sustainable future. The global construction industry is our arena and our employees are our greatest assets.

We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.