Volvo Group Parts Engineer in Eskilstuna, Sweden

Welcome to Parts Engineering & Information:

Parts Engineering & Information belongs to the Product Support organization within Technology. Our mission is to build the foundation for a profitable aftermarket business. We achieve this by develop a technical and commercial spare parts offering for all products developed within Volvo Construction Equipment. We also produce the information available in our part catalogues used by our dealers and customers globally. Good parts offering and parts information has a direct impact on machine uptime and hence customer and dealer satisfaction. Our work is global and we have frequent contacts with people in other countries. The function is organized in 5 departments:

  • Parts Engineering – New Product Development

  • Parts Information – New Product Development

  • Parts Engineering – Product Improvements

  • Parts Information – Product Improvements

  • Parts Engineering & Information – Parts Support

We are looking for a Parts Engineer – Product Improvements

The department is a team of 9 members including the manager. The responsibility for this team is to create a spare part offering based on improvements to our machines or our components. This is achieved by working with change notes released in our systems and by collaborating with our suppliers. Together with colleagues and suppliers we are working to improve our product and the way we work.

Personal Characteristics:

You are interested in technology and curios to understand how components work and how they function in a system. You will work in several computer systems simultaneously and you need to keep focus on the task. The work covers looking at drawings and base a decision on what you see and therefore experience in working with technical documentation and drawings is needed. As a person you are curious and question the current processes in order to be more efficient and to improve the work. You are a part of a group but will have individual responsibility within your specific area. You need to be structured since a part of the work requires documentation in the system for future reference. You will be working in a global environment with colleagues from different countries and cultures and occasional traveling is required.

Qualifications for the work:

  • Practical or theoretical experience for mechanical engineering

  • Ability and willingness to communicate and work in a global environment

  • High knowledge in written and spoken English

  • Experience from work within the field of aftermarket a merit

  • Knowledge or experience in the field of electrics is a merit

For further information please contact:

Manager Parts Engineering – Product Improvements

Anders Ekendahl, phone +46 16 541 4691

Union Contacts:

Susanne Karlsson, Unionen, tel: +46 16 541 1848

Patrik Sandberg, Akademikerna, tel: +46 16 541 6229

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

With Volvo Construction Equipment , one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the construction industry under the brands Volvo, SDLG and Terex Trucks, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

73032BR

Entity

Volvo Construction Equipment

State/Province

Södermanland

City/Town

Eskilstuna

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

21-Aug-2017

Functional Area

Aftermarket

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran