Group Manager Development Electric Power Technology, Construction & Modelling
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Team leader
Work model On location
Application due date 13 August 2024
Are you the one?

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Do you want to lead and develop the work with model-based construction for today's and future's industrial facilities? Are you passionate about high availability, efficient plant utilization and quality in electric power plants?

If you also have an engineering education in electrical power, then this is your chance! Now you have the opportunity to contribute to the improvement and development of both our existing and new facilities.

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 help shape the future of the world's mining and mineral industry?

Your role

In the role of group manager, you will lead an experienced team of engineers and technicians with a focus on model-based development, simulations and construction. You will also act as an expert in electric power technology and energy, by managing and developing LKAB's technical standards. This position is perfect for you who have a strong interest in development in electric power technology.

Our goal is to constantly develop and improve our business, which means that a significant part of the role, in addition to personnel management, is to keep up to date with the outside world. We work with strategic development of electric power technology, modeling and construction within the entire company, which makes the work varied and dynamic over time.

As group manager for electric power development, you will have personnel responsibility for your employees, manage your own budget, and lead development work for both existing and new facilities. You will also work with technical instructions (LKT), construction and develop concepts for future production facilities. In this role, you will create good contact networks with the project and production departments and gain valuable insight from those who work with our facilities. The work area includes personnel management, technology development in electric power technology, participation and management of development projects and monitoring of the environment.

You have this with you

We attach great importance to your leadership and your personality. We are looking for someone with their own drive and the desire and ability to lead and engage your employees without prestige and humbly. It is also important that you can communicate clearly both with colleagues within the group and with external stakeholders.

In addition to that, you need to have:

  • A civil engineering college or professional engineering degree in electrical construction, electrical power, electrical engineering, automation or other experience.
  • good knowledge of electricity, preferably with experience of construction work within larger construction operations
  • Good knowledge of both Swedish and English, spoken and written
  • B driving licence, as it is a requirement for all positions within LKAB

This is what you get

Stimulating and developing work, where you work with issues that are at the forefront. You will be part of a professional team of specialists who work together for a future mining and mineral industry. In addition to that, you also 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 with 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 prices

Other information

Start: By agreement

Form of employment: Permanent employment

Location: Kiruna or Malmberget, travel between our locations occurs

Scope: Full-time

For more information about the position, please contact section manager Per Tomas Uusitalo +46 980-783 58.

Union contacts


The Union, Sakari Alanko, 0980-725 08

Academic Association, Peter Johansson, 0980-718 79

Leaders, Ingegerd Kyrö, 0980-710 50


Unionen Södra Katarina Paganus, 0970-762 98

SACO-klubben Södra - Annika Taavoniku, 0970-795 32

Ledarna Södra – Christer Olofsson, 0970-765 84

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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