Summer temporary work sampler
Pajala, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Drill core handler
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. During the summer period, we need your help when our regular staff goes on vacation. We are therefore looking for a number of people who can support the business during the summer. The work means that you are responsible for an area under constant change that places high demands on protection awareness and security. Job duties As a tailings sampler, you are part of the planning department at the mine, which is responsible for both the short-term and long-term mining planning, measurement, geology and grade control. The work as a sampler means that you independently plan and carry out sampling in the field. It includes both the actual sampling and handling of samples as well as associated administrative tasks. Sampling is carried out in various environments and during all parts of the year. It is necessary to have a good physique as the work involves physical work with a lot of walking, heavy lifting, getting in and out of cars and working outdoors all day of the year (heat and cold). Education and qualifications We are looking for you with a high school education with a natural science focus or equivalent. Education in measurement technology at university level and geological education are meritorious. For employment, the ability to communicate in Swedish and to handle Microsoft Office products, especially Excel, is required. For employment, a driver's license, class B for manual transmission is required. Personal characteristics As we are a company undergoing development, we see that you are flexible and can easily adapt to changing circumstances and see the possibilities in changes. You have good collaboration skills and can work with others in a responsive and flexible manner. You attach great importance to providing a good service to your colleagues, are helpful and accommodating. You possess a personal maturity and integrity that makes you confident, stable, honest and self-aware. As a person, you are loyal, you act in accordance with the decisions made, business plan, goals, policies and guidelines. You see diversity as an asset and value differences. Working hours Full-time shift, so-called 7/7, which means morning and afternoon shifts with time off in between. Access By agreement. Terms of employment Substitute during regular staff holidays. As part of the recruitment process, background checks may be carried out. We want to work for an equal workplace where diversity is seen as a strength. Therefore, we 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, you are welcome to contact rekrytering@kaunisiron.se and your questions will be answered on an ongoing basis. Recruitment is ongoing, so please apply as soon as possible. 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.

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Application due date 2024-03-31
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