BATTERY PRODUCTION, ME – Group managers Production

BATTERY PRODUCTION, ME – Group managers Production

Scania is now undergoing a transformation from being a supplier of trucks, buses and engines to a supplier of complete and sustainable transport solutions.

Scania is now undergoing a transformation from being a supplier of trucks, buses and engines to a supplier of complete and sustainable transport solutions.

Dedicated to a sustainable future

The electrification trend within the automotive business is moving rapidly. For P&L this means that we need to prepare for ramping up production of electrical vehicles and help Scania become more sustainable. One major component in an electrical vehicle is the battery and we have set up a team dedicated to building batteries and forming the foundations for Scania’s newest Production Unit; Battery Production.

The team is growing and we are now looking for leaders as we expand our family and production capacity. During the fall we have installed production equipment to produce inhouse batteries at Scania. We will now increase the production capacity, and during summer-21 go from daytime to 2-shifts.

We are currently looking to add new members to the battery family and are hiring two group managers for the battery assembly teams.

Two Group managers for Battery Production

We are looking to expand our team with a manager to contribute within;
  • Set up, improve and lead the improvement teams of Scania’s first inhouse battery production
  • Contribute in setting up a new PRU within Scania Production & Logistics
  • Set the foundation and culture for Scania Battery Production blue collar workforce present and future
  • Recruit workforce according to demand/production capacity
  • Lead, organize and follow-up daily work and improvements within the assembly of batteries,
  • Follow-up and act on KPI’s
  • Be a speaking partner, demand setter and contributor in the project for setting up production for next generation batteries
  • Organize work force to participate in project for setting up production for next generation batteries
Openness, helpfulness, flexibility and interpersonal skills are valued high and close collaboration with battery customers and with the rest of our team is expected.

Scania Technician, Bachelor or Master of Science degree and 3+ years of experience from working at a Scania Production Unit is a demand, as well as deep knowledge about Scania way of working; Scania Production System, small teams and standardised work etc. is essential as well as a good standard of spoken and written English. The working language will be mainly Swedish.

Previous management experience in assembly will be mandatory for application. You have the qualified education to handle risk assessments within a production facility.

You will achieve

A wide connection network within P&L as well as within several other functions at Scania. You will work with several other units as well as outside parties and be asked to present material for management teams on all levels of the company. Furthermore you will be part of a new team exploring a new field within Scania production and logistics.

More information

If you would you like to know more about the vacancy please contact Tony Persson, Head of Battery Production, +46 70 260 89 32.


Your application should contain personal letter, CV and relevant grade copies. Application period will be open until 2021-01-24 and interviews and appointments will be held continuously during the application period. JobID: 20204238.
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Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Industri & Anläggning, Industri & Produktion
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 24 jan 2021 (6 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2018, we delivered 88,000 trucks, 8,500 buses as well as 12,800 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 137 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 52,000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON SE. For more information visit: