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Process Design Engineer

Full time, Stockholm or Göteborg, Sweden

About the role

As a Process Design Engineer at Volta Greentech you will be a core team member in Volta Greentech’s engineering team. That means you will be designing and building up large-scale seaweed factories to enable the production of Volta Seafeed. We are a tightly knit team, and you’ll work together with our founders, engineers and R & D team in developing all manufacturing aspects.


Volta is a new company, in a fast-changing environment. The company grows fast, and your role, responsibilities and deliverables will change with it.

  • Work closely with R&D and Engineering team on development of Volta Greentech’s production blueprint to ensure excellent production results optimized for low-cost, high output production
  • Design, build and improve Volta Greentech’s production blueprint including systems for upstream treatment of water, bioreactors for cultivation, downstream processing and automation of production
  • Be heavily involved in the designing, engineering, testing and build-up of Volta Greentechs pilot factory in Lysekil, Sweden and Volta Factory 02
  • Produce Process Flow Diagrams with engineering requirements for further detailed engineering work
  • Lead / assist in recruitment of key team members

Key skills

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering, or similar, and more than 2 years working experience
  • Experience in developing BFD, PFD and P&ID for chemical processes
  • Experience of taking manufacturing from prototype stage to large-scale production. Be prepared to showcase some of your designs.
  • Purpose-driven, hands-on and strategic
  • Good at leading projects and teams to meet tight deadlines


  • Experience within Food Processing Industry
  • Experience within Dewatering and drying of sensitive organic materials
  • Experience within water mixing, dosing and pH control
  • Knowledge of a wide range of food processing and biomanufacturing technologies
  • Experience of working in a startup

If you are ready to take on some of our generations greatest challenges and feel that you are the one we are looking for, please send us your CV and a personal letter to careers@voltagreentech.com