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Test Engineer skilled at sample preparation and experienced from a lab

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Would you like being a part of shaping the future of transportation technology? Do you like to have a central role in material technology projects and continuously having an open dialogue with your stakeholders? Do you enjoy teamwork and developing yourself and others to meet future challenges? Then take the opportunity to join the exciting journey we are embarking on when creating the future solutions for our customers as well as the future working place for our employees. This is us, your new colleagues At Volvo Materials Technology in Gothenburg, we are a team of about 30 passionate engineers who enjoy what we do. Our team is built by teamwork and engagement, having fun together and supporting each other in our daily work. Materials Technology is organized within the department Verification, Testing and Materials Technology. We are serving Volvo Group and selected external customers in the field of applied materials technology. We offer competence and development resources for product and process development. We have a modern and very well-equipped laboratory for material analyses and for testing of materials properties. Our specialists work globally in the whole product lifecycle from early phase development to maintenance. In our team, we value the strength given by differences in background, knowledge, age, gender, and nationality. This is what you will do As one of our two Test Engineers, you will be a problem-solver for almost 30 material experts where you will be responsible for the whole sample preparation process from cutting and sawing to grinding and polishing a large variety of components made of a large variety of materials Take responsibility for the equipment in the lab connected to sample preparation, e.g. hot work room and goods receipt and buying consumables when needed Drive method development within the sample preparation area, e.g. together with the supplier develop and tailor polishing programs for different materials Keep updated and continuously benchmark the state of the art within the area and thereby be proactive and plan for future investments within the area of responsibility, which also includes preparing documentation for investment decisions Perform tasks in the chemical lab supporting the rig testing as well as performing simpler hardness measurements Perform non-destructive testing The position is based in Gothenburg. Travel may be needed occasionally Who are you? Are we a perfect match? To be successful in this role you are a business oriented person who enjoys working cross-functionally and building relationships. Taking own initiatives and driving the assignments forward is natural for you. In this role, you are also expected to take part in continuous improvements of the laboratory, such as equipment responsibility and method development. We believe you are a person with great people skills, who enjoys developing teams and yourself, as well as interacting with customers. You are a doer with positive mind-set and can-do attitude, with good communication skills. In this role, we work together and therefore we see that you are a great team player; a person that puts the team in the first place, ready to do what is needed to make the team more efficient. As a person, you are solution-oriented and enjoy using your analytical side. Other qualifications are: BSc Materials Science or upper secondary school with relevant experience Enjoys and is skilled at hands-on work and can demonstrate a strong track record Experience from laboratory work Experience from work with sample preparation Experience from workshop environment Basic knowledge within metallic materials Basic knowledge about processes for cutting, grinding and polishing metallic materials Basic knowledge in chemistry and relevant analysis equipment Good analytical skills, i.e. use logic and reasoning to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems Very strong sense for being accurate, organized and well-structured Curious and strong willingness to learn. Enjoys when being challenged and wants to learn continuously High working capacity. Enjoys having a lot to do What can we offer? You get an opportunity to work together with highly skilled and supportive colleagues in an exciting, global environment that provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. Our daily work is performed in an international environment allowing interaction with highly committed colleagues from different cultures. We trust each other and act as a team, stay close to the product and provide opportunities for professional and personal growth. This is where you fit right in! We look forward to receiving your application! If you have any questions, please get in touch: Sead Canovic, Manager Cast Materials and New Technologies, phone +46 31 323 64 82

Volvo Business Services AB


  • Antal platser: 1
  • Timmar per vecka: 32 - 40 timmar
Sista ansökningsdag: 2020-11-24
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