Automation engineer for Automation Svappavaara
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Automation engineer, mining technology and metallurgy
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Job Posting End Date / last application date:

2024-05-31

We are looking for an automation engineer to work with our control systems, mainly ABB XA800 for automation Svappavaara Driftservice.

The automation section performs electrical and automation-related tasks. Qualitative operation, service and maintenance services both within mining and processing operations as well as industrial areas Leveäniemi and Mertainen in Svappavaara.

Your role

We offer a fun and developing job as an automation engineer. You will be part of a group with other automation engineers who are responsible for operation and maintenance of our control systems. The group works closely with automation technicians and operations operators when troubleshooting and optimizing automation equipment in Svappavaara's processing plant, outlying areas, the Mertainen, Leveäniemi and Gruvbergets open pit mines. The work also includes establishing long-term preventive maintenance of the control systems. Both internal and external contacts are an important part of the work.

You have this with you

We are looking for you who have a university/college education with a focus on automation or other education and experience that is considered equivalent. It is advantageous if you have a few years of experience in the profession.

If you have knowledge in control systems, instrumentation, low-current systems, switchgear and drive systems, it is advantageous. To thrive in the role, you like to work both independently and in a group. You are communicative and enjoy collaborating within different work groups. You are meticulous, take responsibility and drive the work forward.

For the position, it is required that you have good knowledge of both Swedish and English and express yourself well both verbally and in writing and hold a B driving license.

The service includes preparedness.

This is what you get

Motivation program that rewards success

  • Health care and study support as well as access to an art association, leisure association, mountain cabins and family activities
  • Enhanced parental allowance with up to 90 percent of regular salary for up to six months (after employment for one year)
  • Help and support in case of illness or in matters of work environment, health, wellness and rehabilitation
  • Protective and terminal glasses and compensation for dental care
  • Possibility to apply for scholarships for both you and your children
  • Possibility to join our pension and insurance program with favorable prices

Start: By agreement

Location: Automation Svappavaara

Scope: Full-time

Welcome with your application and justification for why you are applying for this job.

For more information about the service please contact

Section manager Timo Rauhala, tel. 0980-728 01

For more information about the recruitment process, contact Theresia Sturk tel. 010-144 40 31.

Union contact:

Unionen Norra – Sakari Alanko, 0980-725 08

Akademikerföreningen Kiruna/Svappavaara – Peter Johansson, 0980-718 79 Leaders Kiruna/Svappavaara – Ingegerd Kyrö, 0980-710 50

LKAB is an international mining and mineral group with northern Sweden as a base and the whole world as a workplace. We lead the way towards carbon dioxide-free production and we do it together - in an open, warm and safe work environment with technology and development in focus. We welcome challenges, innovative ideas and initiative, always with equality and diversity in focus.

For our work group, it is important to have an inclusive climate where everyone feels welcome, and we therefore look forward to the new thoughts, ideas and approaches that you bring with you. Just like LKAB in general, we strive for diversity and an even gender distribution within the department.

For more information about the workplace and what it's like to live and live in Svappavaara

Svappavaara - LKAB

About LKAB

LKAB is an international mining and minerals group with northern Sweden as its base and the whole world as its workplace. We lead the way towards carbon-free production and we do it together - in an open, warm and safe work environment with technology and development in focus. We welcome challenges, innovative ideas and initiatives, always with equality and diversity in focus.

 

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Why you should work with us!

We are leading the transformation of our industry towards a sustainable future. Our co-workers, a new world standard for mining, sponge iron and critical minerals will be key as we make our production carbon-free by 2045.

Global greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced significantly and within a short period of time. Tackling the climate problem will require a transformation – a significant challenge as global energy consumption is heavily linked to fossil fuels. It requires systemic changes that will take time and require a high degree of collaboration between industry and policy makers.

Based on our vision and mission, the strategy for LKAB charts the way forward towards zero carbon dioxide emissions from our own processes and products by 2045. It also secures our long-term competitiveness.

Application due date 2024-06-01
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Global greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced significantly and within a short period of time. Tackling the climate problem will require a transformation – a significant challenge as global energy consumption is heavily linked to fossil fuels. It requires systemic changes that will take time and require a high degree of collaboration between industry and policy makers.
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