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CAFE/GHG Compliance Engineer

Your leadership will make a difference.

At Volvo Cars, we are always looking for world-class leaders who bring out the best in our people. If you want to be part of leading and inspiring our mission to change the automotive experience and make people’s lives less complicated, then we have the job for you.


CAFE/GHG Compliance Engineer

Ridgeville, SC


Volvo Summary: 

  • Volvo’s mission is to be the world’s most progressive and desired premium car company and to make people’s lives less complicated. Here at Volvo we are looking for individuals that want to be a part of this progressive change as well as be talented, committed and fun spirited when joining our globally diversified workforce. Employees at Volvo Car Inc. are the key component to our current and future success. We still continue to follow the initial core values instilled by our founders Assar Gabrielsson and Gustaf Larson (Gothenburg, Sweden Circa 1927). Everything we do here at Volvo starts with people in mind. We are looking for employees who are analytical, interpersonal, technical and teamwork driven to join the Volvo family and by providing our employees with a foundation for success we can help develop the latest and greatest innovations to the car manufacturing market.


What we are looking for:         

  • We are looking for someone responsible for analyzing, creating, and submitting required government regulatory emission compliance reports for the U.S. EPA, California Air Resources Board (CARB) and Transport Canada. Provides analytical assistance for gathering and interpreting data required for specific government (NHTSA, Transport Canada or other government entity) investigations.


A day in the life:

  • Ensure all Compliance Reports (CAFÉ, NMOG + NOX etc) are properly analyzed, validated, verified and submitted while ensuring report submission deadlines as per government regulatory requirements.
  • Identify, track and monitor all emission reduction credits
  • Identify out-of-line data while implementing corrective actions by searching through large data sets for usable information across multiple departments.
  • Ensure all sales volume data is correlated and verified for all required government reports.
  • Submission of all required reports using the appropriate government website applications.
  • Effectively communicate with EPA/Various State/CARB/NHTSA/Canadian authorities regarding report data information as required.
  • Participate and present Emission Compliance data to the Volvo TRC (Technical Review Committee) as needed
  • Reviews internal compliance reporting processes regularly to implement improvements and upgrades.
  • As a participant of the Alliance of Automotive Innovation & Global Automakers of Canada, follow all relevant working Groups and/or topics to provide direct feedback both internally to Volvo (US & Sweden) counterparts & management via summations

What you will bring to Volvo:

  • A go-getter attitude and a self-starter
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Strong project management/programming competence and analytical skills.
  • Proactive, with the ability to demonstrate initiative in overcoming program/data/system obstacles.
  • Integrity and discretion with ability to maintain highest level of confidentiality.
  • Authority to accept, reject or question data information to support the creation of valid reports.
  • Authority to create and implement preventative actions to ensure reporting timelines are met.
  • Ability to correlate similar data to identify actionable results and visualize data in the most effective way possible.
  • Experience with and knowledge of the government bodies related to this position (such as the Environmental Protection Agency [EPA], National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [NHTSA], and California Air Resources Board [CARB], Transport Canada) preferred.


You might also have:


  • Ability to travel up to 15%.
  • College degree in an engineering discipline (Mechanical or Environmental)
  • Broad based computer data analytical software knowledge is required.
  • Ability to direct appropriate company resources to ensure all reporting data is valid.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Charleston, SC, US

Job requisition ID:  63788

Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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