Unit Manager PC Copper
Skelleftehamn, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Head of department, smelter
Work model On location
Application due date 20 August 2024
Are you the one?

We are looking for a Head of Unit

Rönnskär in Skelleftehamn is one of the world's most efficient copper smelters. The facility receives deliveries of copper and lead concentrate from our own mines, as well as from external suppliers. Thanks to investments and further development of cold technology, the smelter is today a world leader in the recycling of electronics. Copper, gold and silver are mainly extracted from these materials. Rönnskär is our largest production unit and one of the largest private employers in the region. The production section PC copper operation includes approx. 170 employees and is now looking for a Unit Manager to oversee CMA (custom made anodes) and anode quality.

Job duties

As Head of Unit, your main task is to be responsible for your group, 10 employees, as well as lead and execute the daily operations in the surveillance area. As unit manager, you collaborate and plan to optimize our production and process together with colleagues, employees and support functions. You are also responsible for personnel planning, working methods, rehabilitation, development interviews and skills development. You will actively participate in our improvement work and drive development issues together with your employees.

As Head of Unit, you report directly to the section manager for PC copper operation. Other important work tasks are safety and environmental issues, which we prioritize highly in our work. The position includes budget, personnel and work environment responsibility. Emergency service may occur.


A Unit Manager at Rönnskär is a person who purposefully leads and directs the daily operations according to our values ​​of courage, care and responsibility. We are therefore looking for leaders with a modern and future-oriented approach who is structured, driven and goal-oriented. You have an interest in leadership and a desire to develop as well as a good ability to support and inspire people in their development. You inspire confidence and find it easy to collaborate. You create energy and joy in your surroundings and are confident, listening and capable of action. You enjoy working in environments where you yourself are involved in the change work and the creation of structure and see a challenge in working with continuous improvements. Personal qualities are highly valued.

To be eligible for the position, you need:

- At least 3-year high school qualification or equivalent, preferably some supplementary education in a relevant field.

- Good leadership qualities

- Master Swedish and English in speech and writing

- Good IT skills.

- B driver's license

Meritorious are:

- Knowledge of authorities' requirements for internal and external environment.

- Knowledge of the New Boliden Way, LEAN and Maximo

- Experience in a managerial position with personnel responsibility

- Education in leadership

For the right person, we offer varied tasks in an exciting industry. We assume that you share our basic values ​​of courage, care and responsibility. We strive for diversity among our employees in terms of gender, age, ethnicity, etc.

apply now

We want your application in by 2024-08-20 at the latest.

Selection and interviews may take place continuously from 5/8. Due to holiday times, feedback on questions may be delayed.

More information

Do you want to know more about the service? Feel free to contact me, Section Manager AnnaKarin Björk 0910-77 36 64

Questions about the application are answered by HR Generalist Felicia Granlund, 073-022 25 66.

Union information is available from Mikael Norrby (Union) 0910 77 37 76, Elin Söderlund (Swedish Engineers) 0910 – 77 34 31, Dan Nilsson (Ledarna) 0910 77 38 67.

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We are a company in constant development and every working day we explore how we can improve modern life and society. Our metals are a key component in creating a more sustainable future and we are proud of the difference we make every day. Are you ready to start contributing your curiosity, personality, skill and unique background? Be yourself and challenge us – let's drive change for generations to come!