Maintenance supervisor

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Kumla, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 21 Oct 2022

Do you want to be part of making everyday life easier for people around the world? Without seeing it, you meet us every day in your everyday life. We are in your soles, in your mobile and in the newspaper you read. With a common commitment to innovation, sustainability and safety, our employees work daily for a sustainable future.


Nouryon has a great opportunity for a Maintenance supervisor to our site in Kvarntorp. The purpose of this role is to be responsible for that all maintenance activities both external and internal, are performed in a safe effective and cost-effective way, according to standards. Also to make sure that necessary knowledge, resources and capacity are present in the group or by contractors, to perform maintenance activities. You will continuously drive maintenance activities and find improvements in our processes to secure optimal efficiency and minimal cost.



Main responsibilities


As a Maintenance supervisor you will be responsible for safety, environment and personnel at the department. You will also be responsible for AMM process and those KPI´s as well as for planning resources. In this role you will actively participate for a positive and improving work climate, and good communication/information both internally and externally. Some of your focus areas will be HSE, Effeciency/Improvements, Drive processes accordning to ALPS standards, Contractor management and Scheduling.

Further responsibilities:


  • Perform PDD, set objectives, update job description, and education plans.
  • Leads and prioritize work tasks at the department.
  • Activelly work for a culture of improvements at site and outside the organization.
  • Actively participate and lead the safety work at site.
  • Activelly participate and lead improvements (ALPS) at site.
  • Responsible for scheduling accordning to AMM-process at site.
  • Perform maintenance work when necessary.





This role requires that you have leadership experience from previous work. You also need to be well acquainted with the authorities' requirements within HSE. Other qualifications:


  • Bachelor's education in a relevant field, eg mechanical engineering or. corresponding.
  • At least 5 years’ experience from maintenance
  • Multidisciplinary in maintenance. Overall knowledge of mechanical work, electricity, instruments, welding, insulation.
  • Good knowledge of IT systems such as SAP and Office.
  • Communicates well in spoken and written Swedish and English.
  • Driving license class B


Why join us?

Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.


Additional information

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Maintenance Manager, and based in Kvarntorp.


Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.


For additional information about the vacancy please contact Ulrika Forsberg Brikell, Maintenance Manager, 46733056951,


For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Valeria Berner, Talent Acquisition Specialist,

For unions related questions please contact: 

Unionen: Staffan Göransson +4619585421

IF Metall: Torbjörn Albrektsen,


If you have any general questions or need assistance, please contact:


About Nouryon 


Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 7,650 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn


The application process


We carry out a continuous selection and may close the application process before the final application date, so don’t hesitate to send us your application.


We look forward to your application!

We kindly ask you as an internal candidate to apply with your Nouryon email.


We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.



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Closing date
21 Oct 2022
Vacancy number
Integrated Supply Chain
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Integrated Supply Chain
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