Fire engineer/Fire inspector
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Fire engineer
Work model On location
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Business description

The rescue service Gällivare consists of a full-time organization with four shift teams, task leaders, fire engineers and a rescue manager. The municipality also has five rescue services and a contracted industrial fire brigade. Organizationally, the rescue service is located within the Environment, Construction and Rescue Administration. At the rescue service, you work with a focus on creating safety and security for people who live and stay in Gällivare municipality.

The rescue service Gällivare is part of the Räddsam Nord rescue management system with a total of 19 member municipalities and approx. 500,000 inhabitants where the participating municipalities together develop and staff the common management functions.

Major industrial investments are underway in northern Sweden, including in Gällivare municipality, which means exciting challenges for the emergency services in a changing risk picture that needs to be taken care of from both an injury prevention and remedial perspective.

Job duties

The tasks include, among other things, supervision according to LSO and LBE, permit review according to LBE, referral management based on PBL, Alcohol Act, Order of Order Act or other legislation. You also work with dangerous activities within Gällivare municipality in the form of supervision and as a collaborative partner with response planning and joint exercise activities. You will be part of the rescue service's management team.

You staff the management function Operations leader through preparedness and the opportunity exists to serve in one of the joint management functions (commander, regional operations manager or on-duty commander) within Räddsam Nord if you are deemed suitable based on competence and your personal qualities.

You are responsible for one of the six operational areas within the rescue service's total operations, where you drive development, follow up and ensure quality in your area.

Cooperation within the municipal group but also in cooperation constellations within Räddsam Nord is an important part of jointly driving the business forward within the cooperation area where you may be part of project or area groups.


Your education is a fire engineering degree with RUB or other Swedish or foreign education that the employer considers relevant. Merit is experience of work within the municipal rescue service with both damage prevention and remedial tasks. Experience from work with building technical fire protection or handling flammable and explosive goods is also meritorious.

Great importance is placed on your personal qualities where we see that you are responsible, communicative, are driven to develop the business and have a good ability to collaborate with other actors both internally and externally.

The position requires that you have at least driver's license qualification B. The position is security classified, which means that a security check will be carried out before employment.

Form of employment/Working hours

Permanent employment. Full time. Probationary employment may be applied. The basis for the position is daytime duty and in the long term in combination with readiness in a management function as a task leader. If you are deemed suitable based on your competence and personal characteristics for one of the joint management functions, the position may also include such combined duty.


Access by agreement.
Individual salary setting is applied, feel free to leave a salary claim in your application.
Fixed monthly salary.


If you are interested or have questions about the service, please contact
Tf. Rescue manager Frida Klarin, 0970-81 88 12 or

Union representatives

Vision or Sweden's Engineers


Application deadline: 2024-04-14

We would like you to include a CV with your application. Original documents are provided upon request.

We have chosen our recruitment channels and do not wish for any recruitment assistance.

Why you should work with us!

Preschool, elderly care, building permits, garbage collection, water, drainage, and snow removal. The list of our work services goes on to make our residents' everyday lives run smoothly. However, we are not stopping there. We are in the middle of a unique social transformation and are at the center of the global green transition of the mining industry. This green revolution requires significantly more from us than many other municipalities. We go the extra mile, we take the extra call, we collaborate, and we find solutions. We do so because it is our only option. Our location and our conditions have raised us in a spirit where we always had to put in a little more effort.

As an employee with us, you get the best combination of both security and excitement. As a public actor, we are a secure employer, but in contrast to that, we also face a historical societal transformation where we will accomplish impossible feats in record time. This means that careers with us will take you on an incredible journey that requires both power and courage.

About the employer
As an employee with us, you get the best combination of security and excitement. As a public actor, we are a secure employer. In contrast to that, we also face a historical societal transformation where we will accomplish almost impossible things in record time. This means that you get to participate in a breathtaking journey that requires both power and courage.