Electrical designer
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Electrical designer
Work model On location
Application due date 19 June 2024
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Take the next step in your career and help ABB electrify and digitize Swedish industry.

Process Industries is the business unit within ABB that delivers complete electrical and automation solutions to customers in industry. The added value of the business is deep industry knowledge combined with the ability to integrate both electricity and automation to improve productivity, safety and operating costs.

Swedish industry is expanding strongly and is increasingly demanding ABB's environmentally friendly and intelligent solutions. We are looking for people who want to participate in the green transition via electrification projects within ABB's operations.

Do you have experience as an Electrical Designer and want to develop in electricity?

We are looking for 4 Electrical Engineers based in Luleå or Skellefteå.

The role of electrical designer with us is demanding but also exciting and developing because it involves participating in all parts of construction projects. You will mainly work with construction but also work management during commissioning and technical support for project managers and salespeople. With us, you will be part of a nice, tight-knit team that likes to work together and very close to our customers. We are quick-footed, solution-oriented and have great opportunities to take our own initiatives. If you want to create and participate in projects with clear results that make the world a better place, this is one

a role for you.

Your responsibilities

  • In the role, you will be responsible for planning and support for sales engineers. You will also provide support to project managers with calculations, planning and technical issues (in smaller projects also some project management).
  • You will provide support, management and training of more junior engineers and to some extent lead subcontractors on site.
  • You will hold discussions and negotiations with clients, but also manage follow-up and support after delivery.
  • You will work with construction and documentation of facilities for power distribution, usually at medium voltage, but also low voltage and high voltage up to 130kV.
  • You will make purchases and clearance of power products, mainly switchgear, relay protection, transformers and peripheral equipment.
  • You are responsible for configuration of relay protection and to a certain extent other products and systems in electric power stations.
  • In the role, you will make calculations and dimensioning, mainly of switchgear and control equipment.
  • Making risk assessments and preventing accidents and incidents is also part of the role.
  • You will have the opportunity to develop the company's services and strategies.

Your background

  • You have a technical post-secondary education with a focus on electrical power or similar.
  • Industry experience and many years of experience with electric power plants and switchgear are meritorious.
  • To succeed, you need to be an open, orderly and non-prestigious team player with a great interest in technology.
  • You thrive in a role where you get to take initiative and solve problems.
  • You put the customer in focus and you enjoy and have the ability to work together with other people both internally and externally with our customers.
  • You have a B driving licence.
  • You communicate freely in both Swedish and English in both speech and writing.

More about us

The Process Industries division delivers complete electrification and automation solutions, industry-specific products and life-cycle services for many industries. By designing and delivering automation solutions from device to monitoring and control, our customers get more out of their investment. Digitization solutions including collaborative projects and augmented reality (AR) help improve plant and business productivity and reduce maintenance and energy costs. Our offering of technology, project management, services and solutions covers many different industries such as mining, pulp and paper, metal industry, aluminum and cement, data centers and food.

Recruiting manager Martin Westin, +46 704 49 74 24, will be happy to answer your questions about the position. Union representatives: Engineers of Sweden: Mikael Blomqvist, +46 768 06 00 11; The leaders: Leif Öhrberg, +46 724 64 40 16; The union: Joakim Broström, +46 706 70 94 31. Other questions should be directed to Talent Partner Sara Vestin. We kindly refrain from direct contact with staffing and recruitment companies and sellers of additional job advertisements.

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 www.abb.com.

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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.