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Senior Battery Technician, Volvo Battery Center

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Battery Technician for Volvo Battery Center (Dallas)

 

What We Are Looking For:

We are looking for a talented Battery Technician to support the Battery Center strategy in repairing packs, modules and all variations of high voltage materials to support the Americas market. This position is responsible for the analysis, repair, remanufacturing and building of high-voltage batteries at the US Volvo Battery Center. This role will be required to travel internationally and domestically for training, meetings, and collaboration with other teams within VCC. This position will be required to execute the battery repair process for multiple variants of battery packs and variable production rates to effectively support market demands. This position will report to the on-site Battery Center Manager and the US Battery Operations & Battery Lifecycles Team lead for the market.

 

A Day in the life:

 

  • Conducting fault tracing and analysis for incoming material (battery packs, modules, etc.) from our retailer workshops. Inclusive of PHEV and BEV batteries from Volvo Cars and other defined OEMs. Repair according to given instructions and methods to deliver quality assured batteries are sent to our customers.
  • To build, manufacture and create new battery packs following VCSBs manufacturing structure to provide spare parts to customers and support the network inventory need.
  • Apply lean way of working, striving to reduce time and cost for produced products, out of our Volvo US Battery Center.
  • Participate in the regress process, work with product claims towards suppliers and core crediting with retailers.
  • Responsible for continuous improvement and efficiency changes to the repair process.
  • Participate in development of new and improved instructions for the Battery Center within the VCSB organization.
  • Cross-functional work with organizations within Volvo Cars to secure that the Battery Centers deliveries are aligned between all concerned stakeholders.
  • Occasionally support traveling repairs to neutralize batteries in the market.
  • Conduct further analysis when collaboration is needed with CMQ/R&D.
  • Educate new staff in way of working based on available methods.

 

             What you will bring to Volvo:

 

    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, electrical engineering (or related field/training) or 8+ years proven equivalent work experience.
    • 5+ years of experience in an Electrical role or position – Electrician, Electrical Engineer, Battery Technology, High Voltage Technician or related roles.
    • General knowledge on electric vehicles and an ability to interact with our technical team regarding repair methods and tools.
    • Knowledge of National Electric Code, state and local requirements
    • Advanced Microsoft Power Point and Excel skills.
    • Must be willing to travel domestically and internationally. Internationally for multiple weeks at a time for training purposes. (Approximately 25%)

          You might also have…

 

    • 5+ years of experience in an Automotive or EV service role, from diagnostics, maintenance, and repair of high-voltage batteries. However, this experience is not required.
    • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written presentation, and communication skills.
    • An ability to work with complex topics and steer discussion at the appropriate level of detail.
    • Ability to drive change and influence people & synthesize complex topics into easy-to-understand terms.
    • Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams and provide project management support.

 

 

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.

Northlake, TX, US, 76247

Job requisition ID:  67953


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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