Volvo Group Prototype Engine Mechanic in Göteborg, Sweden



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Prototype Engine Mechanic

Volvo Penta Product Development Diesel Engines works both with advanced development engineering as well as with ongoing enhancement of current products. The Workshop and Rigs department is responsible for prototype design and testing of all Volvo Penta diesel engines and engine accessories. The group is consisting of 13 mechanics located in Lundby, Gothenburg is now looking for a high skilled mechanic to join the team.


  • Assembly/disassembly of Volvo Penta’s and other brands diesel engines

  • Installation of Penta drive lines in field test applications

  • Assembly prototype engines with instruments and measurement points to be ready for test bed or field test

  • Disassembly engine after test and have a high analytic mind and report back to project

  • Producing and changing prototype components

  • Solve problems within project scope

  • Welding, milling and adaptations skills are a merit


We are looking for a person with a Secondary School Engineer certificate or similar education. We are looking for an individual that is interested in product development and likes to put energy and ambition into the daily work. The position requires diesel engine knowhow and preferably also experience of engine testing and assembly. A high grade of own responsible is a part of this job and interest in development and new thinking.

Of course you have good knowledge of English and Swedish.

As a person we believe you are positive, persistent, flexible and thorough. You find it stimulating to work in a team and you are serviceminded. You also like taking an active part in problem solving sessions.

The position requires traveling during field test mission.

For further information please contact

Robin Andersson, phone +46 31 323 64 04

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 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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Volvo Penta


Västra Götaland



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Travel Required (Maximum)


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