Volvo Group Supplier Quality Engineer, Volvo Penta in Göteborg, Sweden


GLOBAL PURCHASING is looking for a


Located in Gothenburg

Volvo Penta Purchasing has the responsibility to manage sourcing of parts for production and testing for the Volvo Penta business. Setting clear and challenging goals and following-up the execution of the strategies and activities to achieve the goals are vital parts of our success.

SQE is responsible for all aspects of supplier performance regarding quality, delivery, and launch readiness. The SQE is expected work in a team environment both internally and externally with suppliers to develop and implement best practices that emphasize defect prevention, reduction in variation and waste and provide for continuous improvements in meeting all customer requirements.

Expected Qualifications:

  • Good knowledge of quality and environmental standards such as ISO 9001/ISO TS16949/ISO 14001

  • Demonstrated experience of quality work and methods like APQP/PPAP/Lean/MSA etc. is required

  • Good technical knowledge, ability to understand drawings and Technical Requirements

  • Experience in specific manufacturing processes used for engine components for example: casting, machining, surface treatment or electrical components are desirable

  • University degree in engineering or equivalent

  • Fluency—oral and written—in Swedish and English is expected

Personal Skills:

  • Strong problem solving ability

  • Team player, but with capacity to work independently

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Good networking capability

  • Process oriented

  • Pro-active, positive attitude and good ability in priority management

  • Personal integrity

  • Willingness and ability to work in a global organization

We highly appreciate a positive attitude, a target oriented approach, and good interpersonal skills.

Frequent travelling expected

For further information, please contact:

Therése Sonesson, Manager Supplier Quality, Global Purchasing, +46 31 323 6221, +46 76 553 6221

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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