Maintenance technicians with focus on flotation
Pajala, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Maintenance mechanic
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Kaunis Iron operates the iron ore mine in Pajala. We do it with respect, commitment and curiosity for both people and the environment. Together, we build a sustainable and long-term mining industry that creates value for the local community. Our unique iron ore concentrate is in high demand among the world's steel mills. Thanks to sustainable production, skilled operations and world-class facilities, Kaunis Iron occupies a strong position in the global market.

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician with specialization in flotation.

The work involves extended responsibility for operation and maintenance for the flotation and reagent process. The work is mainly carried out in collaboration with operation/maintenance personnel as well as contractors, civil servants and other operation supervisors. This is an area in constant change that places high demands on protection awareness and security.

As our operations are conducted in the mining area in Kaunisvaara, you will be stationed there.

Job duties

As a flotation maintenance technician, your main task is to be responsible for the ongoing maintenance in the flotation and reagent process, to create an efficient rope flow for machines in the flotation plant, and to lead the work on operation and maintenance shutdowns for contractors and operating personnel. You will also train operation and maintenance personnel in flotation.

Flotation maintenance technicians must support the processes in the concentrator in a productive and efficient manner based on current objectives, strategies and other guidelines based on Kaunis Iron's principles and values.

The work is carried out in accordance with Kaunis Iron's safety and security procedures.

Education and qualifications

We are looking for you who have high school qualifications with some form of industrial or technical orientation or other skills that the company deems equivalent. At least 3 years of experience in managing personnel in the process industry or similar.

For employment, basic IT skills in the Office package, maintenance system and Ax800 control system are required. Ability to communicate in Swedish and English (Finnish is an asset).

Requirements for at least 3 years of work experience from work in mining and mineral technology.

Meritorious if you have previously worked with flotation.

The work requires a good ability to cooperate as you are part of a team. You should also have good communication skills even under stressful situations and the ability to see the big picture in the whole process.

Personal characteristics

The role requires you to be self-motivated and take responsibility for and structure your tasks and drive the processes forward. You plan, organize and prioritize work well. You easily adapt to changing circumstances and see opportunities in change. You are well aware of which goals and quality standards apply and attach great importance to achieving them.

As a person, you are attentive and accommodating and you have an interest, desire and ability to help others and make an effort to deliver solutions. You have a high level of cooperation, you listen, communicate and resolve conflicts in a constructive way.

Working hours

Full time daytime

Access

By agreement.

Salary

According to collective agreement with IF Metall (Mining Agreement)

Terms of employment

Permanent with 6 months trial employment.

We want to work for an equal workplace where diversity is seen as a strength. We therefore welcome applicants who contribute to this.

You can find more information about us at www.kaunisiron.se .

If you have questions regarding the workplace, the tasks or the recruitment process, please contact johan.toyra@kaunisiron.se

The deadline for applications is May 20 . Recruitment is ongoing, so please apply as soon as possible.

As part of the recruitment process, background checks may be carried out.

Advertising and recruitment companies are excluded.

Why you should work with us!

We dare to say that we are different. We are the mine of the new generation with a focus on every aspect of sustainability – environment, community, and the individual. We have an engaged team of people who share our values. A team without baggage who together are blazing their own trails and writing their own story.

Our ambition is to build a business that is durable in the long term and operates sustainably. To us, this means mining that retains its local roots, creates value for Norrbotten and contributes to community development in Pajala, at the same time as we take a strong position on the world market. Every year, we produce about 2.2 million tonnes of iron ore.

Application due date 2024-05-20
About the employer
We dare to say that we are different. We are the mine of the new generation with a focus on every aspect of sustainability – environment, community, and the individual. We have an engaged team of people who share our values. A team without baggage who together are blazing their own trails and writing their own story.
www.kaunisiron.se