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Engineering Manager Automation to TreeToTextile




Installation, drift, underhåll

Publication Date

24 May 2023





This is an opportunity to be part of a journey developing and industrializing a new, innovative man-made cellulosic fiber technology! We need to strengthen our team with a new colleague and are looking for you who are experienced in automation and control systems. Join our great team in the effort of creating a more sustainable fiber for the global textile market! 

You are

The commissioning of our Demonstration plant started in the summer of 2022 and is now in the startup phase. You will be part of a growing company with the ambition of being a game changer within the textile industry, to significantly reduce its environmental footprint and to make sustainable textile fibers available to all. We have a novel chemical technology – using renewable forest raw material and regenerating the cellulose into a textile fiber.

As our Engineering Manager Automation, you will take overall responsibility for further developing the control systems and the optimization of the process eventually to full-scale. With your technical insight and expertise, you’ll challenge our current know-how and contribute to this development. You will manage operational issues, optimize the process, develop and improve the control system, and collaborate with your colleagues. Further you will:

  • work with programming of complex automation systems.
  • implement process management and control solutions.
  • ensure that proposed automation solutions meet safety and quality standards according to TreeToTextile´s regulations and standards.
  • support the organisation with your expertise in automation and control system.

You will

We are looking for a strong individual with a can-do attitude that share our drive to bring sustainable materials to the wider market. A bachelor’s in electrical engineering, process engineering, or similar engineering field is highly preferred. You have a technical competence in DCS programming and good knowledge in troubleshooting, engineering design, start-up, commissioning, and validation relative to complex automation systems. It is advantageous if you have previously had a technical leading role in projects.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about technology and want to be part of a culture with a strong collaborative spirit where everyone can make a difference. To succeed in this role, you need to be a self-motivator and driver with a getting it done mentality.

Furthermore, you understand the importance of keeping deadlines and delivering on time with quality. In addition to your technical knowledge and work experience, we are looking for a person who wants to become part of the TreeToTextile team and work towards our common goals. You are inventive, a good communicator and good at interacting with colleagues within the company as well as with external partners. You are also fluent in English, written and spoken.

Want to know more?

We are collaborating with Nexer Recruit regarding this recruitment. Please contact recruitment consultant Johanna Värmfors at or call +46 730 821 230 if you want to learn more about the position. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

About TreeToTextile

Tree to Textile™ is a Swedish-based game changer within the textile fiber industry with an important mission to develop Better fibers to all. Supported by our strong owners H&M Group, Inter IKEA Group, Stora Enso and LSCS Invest, we develop and commercialize a new innovative cellulose-based fiber-technology, to provide a versatile fiber with a low environmental impact at a low production cost.

Join us as we drive real change for a more sustainable textile industry – and make a difference to our world!