Volvo Group Electrician in Göteborg, Sweden

Planning, Product Development and Purchasing

Product Development, Marine Test Centre

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This is the opportunity and next step in your career. We believe that you have both the competence and personality that will make a difference in our organization. Imagine yourself in a working environment focused on solutions for the future where your creativity and new ideas is a part of your day to day work.

We are looking for a person interested in Product Development tasks in general, but preferably towards engines, transmissions & control systems. You have ambitions and energy to develop yourself and the company in a way that later will lead to new tasks and responsibility. As a person you enjoy working in a team and have the ability to inspire your team colleagues and feeling engaged by goal settings. Since the job consists of an extensive net of contacts both internally and externally your networking skills should be very good and prioritized

The department Marine Test Center within Product Development is responsible for testing and optimization regarding performance, noise emissions, NVH, reliability and durability in the complete boat installation, including everything from helm to propeller.

The department is today about 25 persons working in different roles. Our ambition is to keep a holistic view of our products so the team is taking care of all the different stages in the product cycle of the complete boat installation – from new development projects via product maintenance to quality issues and feedback from the market

The Marine Test Centre Workshop is responsible for

  • Installation of test objects in boats (engines, transmissions, electronics and accessories)

  • Driving the boats during the development and testing of new products

  • Participate in demonstration of new products in boat and industrial applications

  • Maintenance of test and demo boats

Job Description:

We are looking for an electrician to perform electrical and electronic installations in test objects. You will also work with developing and maintenance of electronic systems, and using aftermarket tools. Maintenance of measuring equipment and preparing tests boats with logger equipment is included in the job.

Your CV should contain listed qualifications in academic degrees

  • Mechatronic

  • Electrician (BB1)

  • Experience in creating electrical wiring diagrams (Creo Schematic)

  • Experience in electronics and measuring equipment

  • Experience in Volvo Penta aftermarket tools

  • Good skills in English and Swedish

  • Swedish driver license

  • Nautical experience (Skeppare klass VIII, Maskinbefäl klassVIII, Hantering snabba fartyg)

Our trademark at Volvo Penta is innovation as we are always looking for fresh ideas, and your attitude and mind-set will be a key asset for us. Preferably you should have a couple of years of professional experience. We also believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates competitive advantage.

For further information, please contact

Christian Hafström, telephone 031-3228851

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 Penta , a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Västra Götaland



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