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Process Specialist: Adhesive - Torslanda - Batterifabriken

We're creating our own future. So are you.

At Volvo Cars, we have bold targets when it comes to innovation, sales and customer experience, and we’re developing new technologies to lead in safety, autonomous driving and electrification. If you want to grow together with talented people who are creating a new automotive future, we have a job for you.


What’s in it for you?

We are currently building a battery assembly factory that will be completed by the end of 2025. This creates an interesting and exciting workplace with great opportunities that require knowledgeable and committed Process Specialist within Utilization & improvement.

When the organization is completed in 2025, the Maintenance & Shop Engineering department will consist of about 75 people divided into different roles and shifts. For the most part, the department will consist of technicians with direct responsibility for the operation and maintenance of the factory. In addition, there will also be engineers in both production, projects, and maintenance. All roles will work together in various forums and teams to drive development and results forward.

What you’ll do 

The Adhesive Systems Process Specialist is responsible for overseeing the development, maintenance, and enhancement of adhesive systems within the factory. This specialized role involves optimizing and improving adhesive processes and technologies to enhance production efficiency and product quality.

This role balances office-based work with active engagement on the factory floor, focusing on adhesive equipment & application aspects. The position may involve cross-departmental collaboration and occasional overtime to meet operational goals.

This specialized engineering role is crucial for ensuring the effective and efficient use of adhesive systems in the factory's production processes, emphasizing innovation, maintenance, and operational excellence in adhesive technologies.

Key Responsibilities

Adhesive System Development and Maintenance: Develop and maintain advanced adhesive systems, ensuring their efficiency and reliability in the production process.

Continuous Improvement in Adhesive Technologies: Lead initiatives for continuous improvement in adhesive applications, focusing on enhancing performance and sustainability.

Adhesive Application Troubleshooting: Provide expert troubleshooting and problem-solving for issues related to adhesive systems, reducing downtime, and improving system performance.

Process Evaluation and Enhancement in Adhesive Applications: Regularly evaluate and enhance adhesive processes to improve quality, efficiency, and safety.

Collaboration and Coordination: Work closely with production, engineering, and quality assurance teams to integrate and optimize adhesive technologies within the production line.

Safety and Compliance in Adhesive Use: Ensure all adhesive operations comply with industry safety standards and best practices, conducting regular reviews and updates.

You and your profile

We are looking for a committed Process Specialist for Utilization & improvement within Adhesive Systems, who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment in a completely new plant in Torslanda.

We believe you have Degree in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or a related field with a specialization in adhesives.

To be successful in this role, you have proven experience in the development, implementation, and improvement of adhesive systems in an industrial setting. You have knowledge of the latest advancements in adhesive technologies and their industrial applications.

Additionally, you have excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a focus on enhancing adhesive applications.

Flexibility is required to address both improvements and urgent troubleshooting tasks. The position may require cross-departmental collaboration and occasional overtime to meet project deadlines or resolve operational issues. Furthermore, we see that you have excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. You are familiar with safety standards and environmental regulations related to adhesive use

How to learn more and apply

Kindly register your application via our Recruitment Tool as soon as possible but no later than 30th of April 2024. Due to GDPR, applications via email are not accepted. Interviews will be held continuously, and this recruitment can be completed before last application date.

For questions regarding the position, you are welcome to contact Hiring Manager Joakim Bladh, If you have questions related to the recruitment process, please contact Recruiter Josephine Fagrell,


We will do our best to keep you continuously updated during the recruitment process.
Selection takes place on a continuous basis and you may be contacted before the last application date.



As part of the Volvo Cars recruitment process, all eligible candidates will be required to undergo a mandatory drug test and background check, where mobile Bank ID authentication is required. 


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.

Gothenburg, SE, 40531

Job requisition ID:  69511

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