Product Builds Specification Controller

Were you fascinated by big trucks as kid: dump trucks, garbage trucks, monster trucks, fire trucks, steamrollers and all types of construction equipment? Indeed, there’s a truck of some kind almost everywhere something important is being built, fixed, grown or moved.
If you fit the description, then you should join us as Specification Controller at Product Builds and take the chance to work with some of the sharpest and most creative brains in the transport and infrastructure industry, developing cutting-edge technologies and sustainable transport solutions.
Product Builds is a global organization providing all Volvo Group Trucks Brands and Business Areas with the prototypes needed for the assessment of new products and technologies.
The Specification Control Team in Gothenburg is composed by 3 very knowledgeable colleagues and has the purpose to define the variant specifications of the prototype trucks, physical and virtual, and to order them from the producing factory. The job start by collecting the project needs, in tight cooperation with all engineering functions, and is followed by the validation of the chosen specification in different systems and forums up until the point when an order can be created.
The Specification Controller is involved in many types of project and the deliveries vary depending on the project phase, you’ll support virtual builds for early verification but also tailor-made customers’ trucks for field testing.
To succeed in this position you need to be knowledgeable about trucks and what trucks are used for. You should be service minded and have a positive attitude when dealing with our many internal customers. It helps to be curious and interested in learning all the time, our trucks improves and so should you.
Our team welcomes positive attitude, perseverance and focus on continuous improvement. We are looking for a supportive team player, who acts with integrity.
We offer you a very dynamic, interesting and challenging position, where you will be able to grow personally and further develop your skills.
Further Requirements
  • Minimum 5 years work experience in the trucks industry
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong interest in developing relationships with stakeholders
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Swedish language knowledge is considered an advantage
  • Familiarity with the following IT systems is a merit: CAD, KAP, Sprint, Protom
For further information, please contact:
Erica Salvetti, Manager Project Builds, phone: +46 31 3229695

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Application Process


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If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.


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When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.


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