Cable repairer for Kiruna Mine
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Maintenance mechanic
Work model On location
Application due date 26 August 2024
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The most important job of the future

We want to lead the transformation of our industry towards a sustainable future. In the same way that we want to change the world, we want to develop everyone who is with us on the journey, personally and professionally. Do you want to be part of shaping the future of the world's mining and mineral industry?

Your role

We are now looking for a cable repairer for our service workshop, which is located 1365 meters underground. You will belong to the section Kiruna Gruva Rasbrytning, where our department is tasked with maintaining and developing the company's machinery to ensure high and resource-efficient availability and production.

Your everyday life as a cable repairman:

• Your primary tasks are repair and maintenance work of our cables that drive the electrically powered loading machines in the mine as well as inspection and decisions regarding the operation of the production area and machines.

• The work is varied with preventive and emergency remedial repairs that take place in the workshop as well as out in the field in the mine.

• With us, we jointly and committedly create the conditions for Lastningen to meet the production targets by keeping the machinery in good condition.

You have this with you

  • Secondary school education, preferably from the automotive program or similar, alternatively you have a burning interest in machines or equivalent experience
  • B driving license is a requirement
  • Mastering the Swedish language in speech and writing is a requirement
  • Knowledge of electricity and hydraulics is advantageous

This is what you get

  • Motivation program that rewards success
  • Health care and study support as well as access to art association, leisure association, mountain cabins and family activities
  • Enhanced parental allowance of up to 90 percent of your 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 during studies for both you and your children
  • Possibility to join our pension and insurance program with favorable rates

Shift type: K3 and Daytime

Until further notice

For more information about the service please contact:

Production manager Håkan Niemi 070-6118729

For more information about the recruitment process please contact:

HR Coordinator Frida Reineström

At LKAB, we value and strive for diversity and an even gender distribution within the departments. You apply by clicking on the link at the top of the page. Attach a personal letter and your CV.
Interviews and selection can take place continuously, so don't wait with your application. We look forward to hearing from you!

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.


Do you work at LKAB today but are interested in a new role?

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Prior to recruitment, LKAB has considered recruitment channels and marketing. We kindly but firmly decline all contact from media marketers, recruitment sites and the like.