NEVS, Trollhättan

Shape mobility for a more sustainable future


NEVS is creating a strong foundation of skills for new technologies and innovations. We have a committed passion to create and deliver iconic and desirable global products. By challenging conventions, we design premium electric vehicles and mobility experiences that are simple, engaging and distinctive, but that also shape a brighter, cleaner future for all.

We are now looking for Project leader ME Body.



Manufacturing Engineering (ME) Press and Body Shop group, is responsible for, in cooperation with our other ME departments and product design, to analyze and secure the manufacturability of new and modified body assemblies. The ME department is a part of the Manufacturing organization.

As Project leader Manufacturing Engineering Body Shop, you will lead a workgroup that evaluate new product proposals from a Manufacturability point of view, together with our manufacturing organization identify and minimize the impact, develop and cost estimate the process equipment needed. You will also work together with our colleagues in Paint and General assembly to balance concepts between the areas.

As the ME Body project leader you are also responsible in the time schedule, economy, sourcing and installation of the body shop assembly equipment.

The work is done as a teamwork with Product Engineering, within the ME group and with the process engineering group and manufacturing organization.


Work tasks

  • Plan and lead the work to evaluate the product concepts, work with Body Engineering to align the product solutions with our manufacturing target.
  • Create descriptions of the impact (technical, cost and HC) and report this to plant project-leader and any other person/instance, that need this result.
  • Plan activities for virtual gates, sourcing of body shop equipment, follow up and installation.
  • Our aim is to increase the use of digital twins a general interest and understanding of virtual working methods is necessary.
  • Communicate with colleagues, engineering, manufacturing etc.
  • FMEA – Control plans.


Education and Experience

  • University Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering/Industrial organization
  • Experience of project leadership.
  • Knowledge in PDM and 3D-Cad system (we use Siemens Teamcenter and NX).
  • Process knowledge in resistance spot-welding, arc welding, and cold mechanical joining methods (SPR/Clinch joining/FDS). ó Joining methods for thin sheet metal panels.
  • GDnT for assemblies and single parts i.e. datum’s and tolerances.
  • Experience from defining Datum points to Document/use for creating a structured assembly process with capability to join metal components with high precision.
  • Overall robot knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge and skills in Swedish and English, both written and spoken.
  • Driver’s license B.


Personal skills

  • Manage assignment by yourself in a structured way.
  • Handle multiple tasks and always deliver on time
  • Have functional and technical skills as well as communication skills.
  • Be problem solving, action-orientated, creative and open minded
  • An enthusiastic person who thrives in an agile working culture
  • Abilities to deal with ambiguity as well as solving problems.
  • Team player characteristics. Work is done in cooperation and coordination within the group.


About us

The world is in need of change – and we at NEVS want to be part of driving it and at the same time shape life for generations to come. That’s why we focus on designing electric vehicles and smart mobility solutions that prove what’s best for one can be best for all. What we do is not simply providing a way to get around, it’s a chance to be part of something bigger. Electrification, connected vehicles, changing ownership models, and autonomous driving are just some of the important trends that are transforming our industry. Together with our partners and people like you, we are shaping mobility for a more sustainable future.



We have a very lean organization which gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and also very open minded for new technical solutions and working methods.

We offer you a stimulating-and solution focused work environment with customer and complete vehicle focus.

NEVS put a great importance to our employees' development, and in that perspective your main area will evolve together with you.

Finally, the connectivity era of autonomous vehicles has just begun, and we offer you a possibility to be part of that development.



NEVS is a member of the Engineering Industries and covered by current collective bargaining agreement signed by Unionen / Sveriges Ingenjörer / Ledarna.

Do you want to join the team that will focus on the development of attractive mobility solutions for the future? In that case you are welcome to apply for employment with us! 

Selection work and interviews will be ongoing continuously during the application period, so please send your application as soon as possible!

We strongly discouraged each contact from the media and CV sales, recruitment sites or companies!


Type of employment Tillsvidareanställning
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2019/107
  • Dan Svensson - Manager ME Press Shop & Body Shop, +46 520 853 95
Published 25.Sep.2019
Last application date 27.Oct.2019 11:59 PM CET

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