Specialist Quality Preparation

Background and organization
Volvo GTO in Köping is looking for a talent to lead the work in the “In-line Verification”-team. To be able to achieve our goal of becoming the best transmission factory in the world, we need world class employees.
With increasing demands on the products and the production processes comes the need to increase the capabilities to verify the quality in the production process. Volvo GTO in Köping will strengthen our Machining Engineering team with a “Specialist Quality Preparation”.
You will be a member of the Machining Engineering department. The department consists of about 50 engineers and technicians. Our area of responsibility is to prepare and industrialize new components and processes, refine existing components, 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.
Main areas of responsibility
You will as a Specialist Quality Preparation work in both local and global projects. Your role in projects can be e.g. project manager or specialist with the responsibility to find and develop technical solutions. You will also be a member, and sometimes a leader of internal and external network and participate in development projects with other companies and Universities.
Main responsibilities:
  • Set “In-line” production measurement strategies (Technology Road Map)
  • Ensure compliance to in-line production measurement strategies and internal and external standards and requirements
  • Train and coach the organization within the area of responsibility
  • Ensure installed capacity within the area of dimensional measurements
  • Responsible for acquisition of measuring machines
A suitable candidate for the role as Specialist Quality Preparation has a structure way of working and has the ability to drive the development of new way of working according to customer needs. The candidate also has an ability to cooperate and lead projects. We put high value in personal characteristics such as analytical abilities, high ambitions and always strives to deliver according to time plan. This position will require occasional business travels.
Personal profile and qualifications
For this position, we see that you have the following qualifications and skills:
  • M.Sc. within the area of Engineering or Quality Assurance with a strong technical interest
  • Experience of industrial engineering work
  • Excellent communication skills (written and spoken) in both Swedish and English
  • Good leadership abilities
As a person we see that you have a proven ability to contribute to a team oriented environment. You should have the ability to collect relevant data from a customer need to develop a solution by using creative and analytical methods. As a Specialist, you are an important support function and it is crucial that you are service minded. Your focus should always be a happy customer.
Within the Volvo Group we value diversity and equality, this is an important key for development.
Does this sound interesting?
For more information please contact recruiting manager Vilhelm Söderberg, +46 221 41 40 16 or Emelie Skälhammar, HR Business Partner +46221 41 45 05.
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. Welcome aboard!

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 Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates. In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Application Process


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