Traffic planner for the urban planning department
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Traffic planner, public administration
Work model On location
Are you the one?
In Kiruna, you can experience everything from a magnificent mountain world to an exciting cultural life, from the midnight sun to the northern lights, from snow-filled winters to light-filled summers. Kiruna municipality is Sweden's northernmost city to which we are now moving. Kiruna is thus in an exciting situation and there is great faith in the future. Our employees are our most important resource and we are looking for you who want to be involved and contribute to Kiruna municipality's operations maintaining a high quality with the residents in focus. We are each other's work environment and we strive for a climate that is characterized by our value base RASK where respect, responsibility and cooperation in Kiruna municipality are the watchwords. WORK DUTIES The work involves traffic planning in the broadest sense because our field of work spans many varied tasks. The traffic planner has a key role in the planning of infrastructure within Kiruna municipality, being the municipality's coordinator for referrals, and handling public transport issues. A large part of the work concerns planning within Kiruna C, which was part of the ongoing urban transformation. Traffic planning at Kiruna municipality is based on a holistic perspective on urban development. The traffic planner will mainly work with tasks within the traffic function, but will also work with other existing tasks within the urban planning administration's area of ​​activity. The assignments in the next few years include large and exciting projects where the traffic planner will fulfill an important function. The role as a traffic planner includes both independent work and collaboration with the municipality's other administrations and companies as well as external actors. It is social work with a lot of contacts with people, both internally at the municipality and externally, for example with the public and authorities. The work requires you to express yourself easily in speech and writing as you will work with investigations, negotiations, lead meetings and give presentations. QUALIFICATIONS You have college/university education with a focus on traffic/community planning or other education that the employer deems appropriate. Experience of investigations in the area of ​​traffic, traffic planning, public transport and experience of working in a politically controlled business are meritorious. We want you to have good knowledge of the relevant legislation. Knowledge and experience of working in GIS is advantageous. Knowledge of Kiruna and Kiruna's local conditions is also a plus. You need to be able to collaborate easily, be responsive, creative and proactive. As the work involves a lot of contacts, you are required to be outgoing and able to communicate in a trust-inspiring manner. We attach great importance to personal suitability. OTHER To work with us, you must share Kiruna Municipality's shared value base where respect, responsibility and cooperation are the watchwords. We offer a pleasant working environment and stimulating tasks and that you as an employee get a good balance between work and leisure. We have many different benefits where you, as an employee, can train free of charge at various training facilities up to SEK 5,000/year, we have cabins in the mountains that you can rent, we offer the opportunity to exchange wages for days off. We strive for equal gender distribution and see diversity as a strength, we welcome employees with different backgrounds and work to ensure that our workplaces are accessible to everyone. Kiruna Municipality sees full-time as a right, part-time as an opportunity. It is advantageous if you have knowledge of Finnish, Sami and/or Meänkieli, as the municipality of Kiruna is an administrative area for these languages. The municipality of Kiruna has made media for this recruitment and therefore prohibits us from contacting advertising sellers or other sellers of recruitment services.
Why you should work with us!

Explore one of the most fascinating cities in Europe, at the edge of Sweden's Arctic Circle. In Kiruna, global industry leaders in mining, space, and green technology are pushing the boundaries of what is possible for a fossil free future. Explore diverse career opportunities in Kiruna, where innovation just happens to be surrounded by some of the most beautiful nature in world. Help save the planet durning the day, while escaping into Sweden's breathtaking arctic wonderland on your time off! 

Application due date 2024-06-03
About the employer
Explore one of the most fascinating cities in Europe, at the edge of Sweden's Arctic Circle. In Kiruna, global industry leaders in mining, space, and green technology are pushing the boundaries of what is possible for a fossil free future. Explore diverse career opportunities in Kiruna, where innovation just happens to be surrounded by some of the most beautiful nature in world. Help save the planet durning the day, while escaping into Sweden's breathtaking arctic wonderland on your time off!
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