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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Can you engineer a brighter tomorrow?  


Reality has made it clear that the actions we take in the next few years will significantly impact our future. Embracing the need for change, Volvo Cars is committed to spearheading the charge in automotive electrification. In this role, you'll play a crucial part in an exciting transformation journey that will change how the world views mobility. Are you ready for a new opportunity? 


Manufacturing Engineering – let’s introduce ourselves  

Manufacturing Engineering is the hub between product development and our manufacturing plants all over the world. Our mission is to develop global, lean production processes to create the best manufacturing environments. We make sure our future Volvo cars are manufacturable in efficient processes developed, bought, and installed under our responsibility. Working for Manufacturing Engineering means teamwork, broad responsibilities and learning something new every day. 

ME Propulsion Components Industrialization has responsibility for develop and implement equipment solutions for product projects, running changes, capacity projects and non-product projects according to project targets. You will be part of a process & technology team and the work also includes network with global ME technology team, plant engineering and production within our company as well as with external suppliers.

What you'll do

Your main task is to industrialize and launch new Battery tray and lid processes in new car programs. To succeed in the role, you need to collaborate with different stakeholders, both internally and externally. In launch phase, you will be responsible for pre series production, where you need to coordinate a cross functional team in order to deliver according to build plan. Manufacturing engineers also supports the production unit to improve efficiency, lower cost and improve product quality.


What you'll do

We are looking for engineers with the following qualifications: 



  • B.Sc. within Automation, Mechanical, Mechatronic Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Fluent in English & Swedish, spoken and written 
  • High ambitions and eager to learn
  • A team player, excellent in collaboration and communication skills 
  • Work experience within manufacturing, especially within assembly
  • Special technical skills (robot programming, casting processes, machining, PLC etc.) 
  • Have experience in problem solving


The position is based in Olofström. 


Want to know more? 


We invite you to apply in English at your earliest convenience. We do not have a fixed end date for this advertisement as we are continuously looking for this competence. Please apply through the provided link. Applications submitted via email will not be retained or taken into consideration. Once you receive a confirmation email from the system, your application will be acknowledged. 


If you have any inquiries, please reach out to the Hiring Manager, Sathyamyla Kanthabhabhajeya (Sathya) at or the Recruiter, Ayla Kutlay at




Volvo Cars – Driving change together 


Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. At Volvo Cars, your career is designed around your skills and aspirations so you can reach your full potential.​ 


For the right person, an inspiring, and creative workplace awaits. Did you know that every Volvo Cars employee worldwide has the right to our Family Bond, our new all-gender, paid parental leave policy? You’ll also enjoy a culture and benefits package that’s made us one of the world’s most awarded and progressive employers.​ 


By 2025, we aim to sell 1.2 million cars annually, 50% of which will be electric vehicles and sold directly to customers through digital channels. Join us on the journey of a lifetime as we create the driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.​

Olofstrom, SE, 29380

Job requisition ID:  69843

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