Final application date

6 June, 2024


Mikael Johansson

At Toyota Material Handling Europe, we create the technology that keeps the world moving. Diverse businesses around across Europe depend on our logistics and material handling solutions. By pioneering technology like automation, connectivity and productivity solutions, we create opportunities for our customers logistics operations to be as efficient as possible.

We firmly believe in also setting ideas in motion. That is why we are now investing more than ever in research and development. Our multidisciplinary teams work conceptually and practically to develop the next generation of material handling products and solutions. By providing our R&D department with the creative freedom and resources needed to explore new technologies, we aim to stay at the forefront of innovation.

At Toyota Material Handling Europe, we contribute to a smarter and more sustainable society – today and tomorrow.

The Technology Administration Office (TAO) is responsible to guarantee the fulfillment of Environmental Regulations as well as making sure the Toyota Material Handling Europe’s (TMHE) business model is sustainable and applicable to TMHE Products. We work to ensure this by introducing and implementing strategies, practices, guidelines, and methods with the aim of increasing the environmental performance and reducing the environmental impact of THME Products, as well as securing an environmental mindset for Research & Development employees.

The position
You will join a global company under continuous development where you will play a pivotal role in driving environmental advancements in Toyota Material Handling’s products across the organization. You’ll represent our department in Toyota forums, advocating for environmental considerations throughout the product development lifecycle. Furthermore, a key task is to act on behalf of TMHE in the development of environmental related Norms and Regulations through manufacturer associations. As ambassador for a more sustainable culture in the overall R&D transformation the position will occasionally require travel, primarily within Europe.

Your responsibilities will additionally include:

  • Serving as a technical advisor on environmental policies and standards to ensure regulatory applicability on TMHE products.
  • Support the implementation of new regulations for TMHE products compliance.
  • Develop procedures and processes for improving the product environment performance.
  • Measure and Report environmental performance.
  • Add new mindset emphasizing the importance of the environmental considerations into R&D function, prepare and sustain training and courses.

Your profile

  • Good Knowledge on Design for Environment practices and LCA, including software dedicated (e.g. SimaPro).
  • Strong understanding of environmental regulations, best practices, and ability to apply them.
  • Strong ability to work in multidisciplinary team.
  • A work philosophy based on a practical, hands-on, solution-oriented approach, comfortable with a diverse set of people and high integrity.
  • Experience in a similar position is considered a plus.
  • A master’s degree within engineering is a requirement.
  • Fluency in English on a professional level is a requirement.
  • Fluency in Swedish on a professional level is a requirement.

Our Offer

In a rapidly growing high-tech industry in fast transformation, Toyota Material Handling is stable, global, and influential. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We offer a dynamic, diverse, and welcoming local work environment where you always act within an international context. The position is based in our European Headquarters in Mjölby Sweden, but the possibility to work remotely two days a week is a natural part of the deal. So is an attractive benefit package and a yearly bonus.

Most importantly, we have great people like yourself onboard who continuously learn, improve, and collaborate to deliver quality in everything we do. While you keep moving us forward, we look forward to seeing your career move in remarkable ways.

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Your application

Send your application, CV, and cover letter in English no later than June 6, 2024. We screen continuously, so don’t miss out, send in your application today!

For more information please contact:

Bianca Ionesei, Environmental Design Expert:

Mikael Johansson, Machine Safety and Product Compliance Manager (Deputy TAO):