Work nationally with electric power in the railways!
Sundsvall, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Electrical technician, railway/Contact wire fitter
Work model On location
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Company description

AFRY offers services in technology, design, digitization and consulting. We are dedicated experts in industry, energy and infrastructure, who create value for future generations. AFRY has a global reach with deep roots in the Nordics. Together, we accelerate the transition to a more sustainable society.

Job description

Here at AFRY, the Railway Unit is national and we are represented in a number of locations in Sweden, from Luleå in the north to Malmö in the south. Therefore, we can also offer flexible stationing locations according to your needs and wishes. We work with everything from qualified investigations, concept and preliminary studies, to the design of construction documents and management data, as well as with reviews and inspections in all its forms.

Together with our customers, we plan, project and build a sustainable world!

Requirements specification

Electrical power consultant - Non-line power

Our power consultants work for high pressure and we would like to expand across the country. Now we are looking for engineers who want to be involved in developing the field of electrical power systems together with our customers. Common duties are, for example, preparation of technical investigations, system studies, plant dimensioning and railway vehicles.

We are looking for you with a civil or university engineering education with a specialization in Electricity. You have approximately +10 years of experience in the electricity industry, preferably in the power supply of railways. You also have solid knowledge of the electrical power system's structure and understanding of how the system behaves in normal and abnormal operating conditions. We would like to see that you are used to writing technical reports in both Swedish and English. If you have detailed knowledge of rectifier and converter stations for track feeding (tram and railway), it is a merit.

As a person, we believe that you are analytical and have good problem-solving skills. We also believe that you are driven, committed and naturally customer-focused. Of course, you are results-oriented and passionate about doing business in the railway industry.

Electricity consultant - Low voltage

We are looking for you who is an experienced projector/technical manager in low voltage who can take on all exciting assignments.

We believe that you have worked for about 8-10 years with low voltage in various forms and wish to work as a designer and technical manager, that is, you want to both design yourself and lead designing colleagues both nationally and internationally.

You basically have a civil or university engineering education or have acquired equivalent knowledge in another way. We would like to see that you have a background in contracting and now want to "move in" your experiences to the "drawing board".

As a person, you are driven, you can easily collaborate with others, have a high customer focus, while being results-oriented. If you are also driven by leading other employees, both juniors, seniors and remotely, that is a great added value!

Electricity consultant - Contact management

We are looking for you who is an experienced project manager/technical manager within contact management who can take on all exciting assignments.

We believe that you have worked for about 8-10 years with contact management in various forms and wish to work as a designer and technical manager, that is, you want to both design yourself and lead designing colleagues both nationally and internationally.

You basically have a civil or university engineering education in electrical power and you have many years of experience working with catenary design in railways.

As a person, you are driven, you can easily collaborate with others, have a high customer focus, while being results-oriented. If you are also driven by leading other employees, both juniors, seniors and remotely, that is a great added value!


If you feel that the description of one of the above roles fits you and you want to work at the forefront of the market, then don't hesitate to get in touch!

More information

With us at AFRY, you get access to nearly 19,000 colleagues who are really talented in their specialist areas and our hope is that you will learn as much from us as we will from you. We want our employees to thrive and develop through clear skills development programs that are adapted to each person.

We also know that employees who feel good, both physically and mentally, are the most important success factor. That is why we care about a good working environment and a balance between work and leisure. We want to be your ideal employer, regardless of the phase in life, and we understand the importance of a functioning whole. For all our employees, we offer a modern workplace in a global context with both forward thinking and security.

We refrain from direct contact with staffing and recruitment companies and sellers of additional job advertisements.

Application deadline 28/2 - 2024

Location: We have offices around the country and are keen that you work in the office that suits your needs.

Contact details for further questions

Deputy Business Unit manager for Sweden – Karin Liljegren

Phone number: +46 76 836 1129

Email address: karin.liljegren@afry.com


At AFRY, we drive change in everything we do. We believe that change happens when bold ideas come together, when we collaborate, create innovation and embrace creative solutions, that's how we create the future. We are constantly looking for qualified candidates to join our inclusive teams around the world. Become part of us and accelerate the green transition

Why you should work with us!

AFRY is a European leader in engineering, design, and advisory services, with a global reach. We accelerate the transition towards a sustainable society.

We are 17,000 devoted experts in infrastructure, industry, energy and digitalisation, creating sustainable solutions for generations to come.

At AFRY we have inclusive and diverse teams with deep sector knowledge. The world is complex, and we need to see the bigger picture when we make decisions. If we want to improve how we do things, examining one aspect of society will not be enough. Our times call for expertise, an inclusive and diverse team, and, last but not least, brave leadership. We believe diversity is a strength, and that an inclusive workplace is a more dynamic and creative workplace, where people feel better – and where great ideas come to life.

Welcome and join us.

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Application due date 2024-03-06
About the employer
At AFRY, we have deep knowledge across industries and geographies and are at the forefront of technology, design and innovation. We are uniquely placed to solve challenges faced by our clients. Through our clients and partners, we can influence positive development for future society, and reduce climate impact. Welcome and join us.
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