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Teamlead FAT Coordinator (m/f/d)



You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious team in a state of the art manufacturing environment in Cologne.


You will be responsible for the technical and commercial planning, organisation and execution of factory acceptance of our products (cables and trimmings) in connection with a wide variety of high voltage cable system projects, as well as managing the FAT Coordinator. You will ensure excellence by ensuring that schedule coordination between our cable plant and our customers is executed efficiently and in accordance with customer expectations, contract specifications, quality standards and safety requirements.


You will be responsible for the following aspects: 

You will be execution responsible for coordinating iFAT's/FAT's as well as Type Tests in collaboration with internal departments, business partners and the international NKT customers and take on personnel and leadership responsibilities. Furthermore, you are responsible for ensuring the further development of the employees and are responsible for occupational safety. Your agenda also includes the coordination of the entire FAT process based on templates and the continuous progress tracking of cable and wire production with a focus on on-time completion. You validate and check test report templates for form and content and prepare individual test reports for customer acceptance. Further key tasks are:

  • Aggregating the test protocols after customer acceptance and providing the test certificates for customer signature as well as handing over the entire test documentation.
  • Preparation/coordination of various elements of the project documentation for the preparation of qualified final documentation
  • On-site customer support
  • Continuous improvement of the process to increase customer satisfaction

To connect a greener world, you should have the following skills and experience:

You have a completed technical or commercial education with experience in project management and/or production and have experience in the production of cables and customer requirements as well as standards and specifications. A customer-oriented and confident manner, process and technical understanding, negotiating skills as well as very high flexibility and a high degree of communication skills round off your profile. You also have strong communication, moderation and service skills and a high degree of coordination ability. Further important qualifications are:

  • Very good knowledge of English as well as other foreign languages desirable (Italian/French/Spanish).
  • Responsible, conscientious and independent way of working
  • Ability to work in a team and quick comprehension
  • Very high safety awareness


More about us:

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com.


Business Line HV Cable Solutions:

Our high voltage cables combine state-of-the-art cable design, outstanding product quality and installation engineering as well as project expertise. With clever solutions and applied knowledge from a multitude of high voltage situations and demands, we can provide cable solutions that precisely meet customer requirements.


Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. 

Interested? Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date) via our career page.

We offer a competitive comp & ben package including flexible working conditions. Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. 

If you have any questions, you are very welcome to contact our Business Partner Ms. Daniela Nocker, daniela.nocker@nkt.com.


We welcome your application!


Posting Date:  12-Jul-2021

Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

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