Deposit engineer
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Civil engineering, production, mining, metallurgy
Work model On location
Application due date 18 August 2024
Are you the one?

Boliden Aitik is not just a mine, but part of the solution to the challenges of the future. By combining efficiency with digital innovation, Aitik contributes to a more sustainable world. Currently, reconstruction and extension of Aitik's deposition system is planned in order to be able to meet future needs with changed requirements and dam construction methods. Now we are looking for you who want to join the journey and shape the future with us, do you want to help us create tomorrow's deposit system?

Job duties

In the role of engineer specializing in Landfill, you will have a decisive importance for the future and sustainability of our business. Your work will cover a wide range of duties related to tailings disposal and dam safety. You will be responsible for planning and managing the deposition process, which includes developing deposition plans, following up on results and conducting sampling according to our control program. An important part of your work is also to prevent risks of dust incidents and to plan and coordinate measures for dust control.

In order to constantly improve and develop our working methods, you will drive improvement work in your area. You will also be involved in projects related to dam safety and water management. Your ability to work independently and take initiative is essential, as much of your work will be done on your own initiative. You will have many contacts, both internally and externally, which requires good collaboration skills and a natural inclination for collaboration.

Education experience

We are looking for you who have a technical college or civil engineering degree with a focus that is suitable for the position. It is advantageous if you have previous work experience in the disposal area as well as experience from the mining industry or process operations. You should be committed, thorough and structured in your work. Good knowledge of Swedish and English, both spoken and written, is a requirement, as well as good computer skills. A B driving license is also a requirement for the position.

The work is mainly scheduled for daytime, but flexibility to work at other times may sometimes be required.

If you feel that you are the right person for this role and want to contribute to a sustainable future, we look forward to your application.

We assume you share our core values; care, courage and responsibility. We strive for diversity among our employees in terms of gender, age, ethnicity, etc. With us, all employees participate actively in order to achieve a safe and good work environment, and work environment issues have the highest priority.


Further information about the position is provided by Head of Section Olov Pettersson tel. 073-073 48 39

Union information

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We work actively for an equal workplace and therefore welcome both female and male applicants. The application with CV is submitted via the advertisement's application icon "Apply" on our website - Career - Vacancies.

Questions regarding your application are answered by HR-Partner Monica Johansson tel. 070-216 92 86 or

The application deadline is August 18

Apply today! Selection and interviews take place on an ongoing basis, therefore the position may be filled before the application deadline.

We carry out the recruitment work in-house, which is why we avoid contacts from recruitment and staffing companies.

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About the employer
For more than 90 years, Boliden has been exploring, extracting and processing base metals and precious metals. Our production is based on experience, innovation and modern technology, developed in collaboration with Nordic technology and engineering companies. Today, we are an industry leader in terms of sustainable metal production from deposits to recycling used metals.