Commissioning relay protection technician
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Automation engineer, machine
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Take your next career step with our global team at ABB. We drive the transformation of both society and industry for a more productive and sustainable future.

Within ABB, we have a stated goal of promoting all aspects of diversity and inclusion: gender, LGBTQ+, disabilities, ethnic background and age. Together we are on a journey where we all, as individuals and as a collective, welcome and value individual differences.

ABB is one of the leading suppliers of products, systems and service services in electric power around the world. The market is growing and we need more. At ABB Service, we strive to be close to our customers and are therefore represented in several locations around Sweden - from Gällivare in the north to Malmö in the south. Right now we are looking for service technicians in electricity for Skellefteå, Luleå and Gällivare. Our mission is to provide services that increase reliability, availability and profitability and reduce the environmental impact of the customer's production facilities. We cover the entire life cycle of the facility and help our customers work with continuous improvements.

Do you want varied and free work in a real industry of the future?

Do you currently work as an Industrial Electrician or electrical installer and want to develop further in power technology, service and maintenance?

Your responsibilities

  • You may engage in remedial and preventive maintenance on, among other things, transformers, MSP-LSP switches, relay protection, arc detectors in various types of electric power plants.
  • You will participate in upgrade projects and commissioning of MSP-LSP switchgear.
  • You must be able to function as sales support and resource in quotation work, including for upgrades and rebuilds of various types of electrical power equipment.
  • You share ABB's fundamental values ​​regarding safety and integrity, which means that you take responsibility for your own actions while feeling responsible for your colleagues and the business.

Your background

  • You have previous experience as a service engineer or as an industrial electrician.
  • You can read both mechanical and electrical drawings and are also an experienced user of measuring equipment in a switchgear environment.
  • Experience with ABB's electric power products, plant construction, commissioning, testing, relay protection, 61850 protocol, programming or Elinstallation Auktorisation A, AL is advantageous.
  • You have a B driving licence, can use a computer at work and know how to handle and interpret measurement data.
  • You are fluent in both spoken and written English and Swedish.
  • As a person, you are social, meticulous and always put work safety first. You have a good mood and an open and empathetic attitude towards customers and colleagues.
  • As travel is included in the service, it is important that you enjoy a mobile existence.

More about us

Contribute your own sense of purpose and meaning as we together drive the Fourth Industrial Revolution forward and create a sustainable future, for both our planet and your career. Work with us at ABB and harness the power of our global networks as you collaborate and learn with our world-class teams. Above all: challenge yourself – every day. Let's create the future together.

Recruiting manager Mikael Vidmark +46 705 35 57 42, happy to answer your questions. Union representatives: Swedish Engineers: Senad Huijc +46 730 88 30 06; The Union: Hannah Norén +46 706 34 03 46; Leaders: Lenny Larsson +46 706 32 85 47. Other questions should be directed to Talent Partner Sara Vestin +46 724 64 46 88. We kindly refrain from direct contact with staffing and recruitment companies and sellers of additional job advertisements.

Welcome with your application no later than 17.05.2024. The selection is made continuously. Your application must include a CV and cover letter. In the application letter, we want you to justify why you are suitable for this position. The position may be filled before the application deadline has expired.

Note that the employment process at ABB Sweden includes a reference check, a drug test and, in some recruitments, also an extended background check.

We look forward to your application and appreciate if the application is in PDF format. If you want to read more about ABB, you can go to our website

About the employer
ABB is a technology leader in electrification and automation, enabling a more sustainable and resource-efficient future. The company’s solutions connect engineering know-how and software to optimize how things are manufactured, moved, powered and operated.