Open Position

Production Engineer, Durham (North Carolina)

Kempower - Durham, NC United States

Are you…

  • Excited to work for sustainability mobility with innovative electric vehicle charging solutions?
  • Goal-oriented and do you feel energized by making a true difference?


Our client, Kempower, is seeking a highly motivated Production Engineer to support the company’s expansion into the US market where it will rapidly build a team and scale its operations to better serve current and future US-based customers.

As Production Engineer, you will oversee manufacturing processes to ensure health and safety codes are followed. You will be responsible for supervising and training staff, identifying issues in the production line, troubleshooting equipment, and completing various administrative tasks. The ideal candidate is an energetic forward-thinking professional who enjoys a fast-paced and fast-growing environment. To be successful in this role you should be an independent thinker and effective problem-solver.


  • Supervise production processes, ensuring quality is done safely and efficiently
  • Coordinate with the engineering team to develop plans for continuous improvement
  • Diagnose issues in the production line and prove recommendations and training accordingly
  • Establish safety procedures and protocols
  • Stay informed of technology trends and advancements and communicate with management
  • Create production schedules and budgets for various projects
  • Analyze facets of production and make continuous recommendations for improvement
  • Promote a supportive work environment that upholds Kempower’s values of Together, Impact, Integrity, and Courage


 What We Expect from You

Your experience & education


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, or a related field
  • 5 years of demonstrated engineering experience within the industrial manufacturing sector
  • Robust understanding of EV and EV charging solutions is a big plus
  • Experience with CAD software
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite

Skills, Traits & Style


  • Outstanding English communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Detail-oriented, with strong organizational and planning skills
  • Affinity to problem-solving, time-management, and multi-tasking
  • Team-focused mindset, with great communication and cooperation skills
  • A hands-on, open-minded, versatile, enthusiastic can-do attitude while embracing continuous learning


What We Offer Is More Than Just a Job


  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • The opportunity to be at the forefront of the fast-charging industry, and influence the future of electric transportation
  • An open and flexible work culture where everyone’s voices are heard


About Kempower

Kempower is an electric vehicle DC (Level 3) Fast Charging company that designs and manufactures the best DC Fast Charging solutions and services for EVs all over the world. It is headquartered in Lahti, Finland, has a strong foothold in the Nordic countries and Europe, and is now expanding rapidly into the U.S. market.

The company primarily serves three segments: charge point operators, fleet operators, and OEMs.  Kempower is best known for its user-friendly technology and dynamic and scalable power distribution: ONE Kempower power unit can provide power for up to EIGHT individual charging posts and can be adjusted to the needs of each vehicle.

Its unique charging management system, Kempower ChargEye™, is a comprehensive, easy-to-use, cloud-based system for charge point operators and retailers, bus and truck operators, and off-highway vehicle fleets.

When Kempower chargers are connected to the ChargEye™ system, customers can easily monitor, manage, and diagnose the day-to-day operations of both the chargers and vehicles. ChargEye™ ensures that a commercial vehicle fleet is always ready for duty when needed while optimizing energy costs and managing battery health.

The Kempower Power Unit consists of power modules which makes it easily scalable: more modules can be added when demand grows, and power is needed. Moreover, maintaining and servicing the device is much easier compared to traditional chargers, which has a positive effect on charger uptime. For more information and inspiration, visit their website Kempower.



For more information contact: Gunilla Girardo 

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