Nurses to northern Sweden!
Luleå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position We are looking for nurses to the northernmost part of Sweden!
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Region Norrbotten is a county situated in Norrbotten in the northernmost part of Sweden, constituting a quarter of Sweden. Region Norrbotten provides healthcare and dental care, and support research and education. We contribute to the development of Norrbotten, and work with culture, public transport and regional cooperation. The county has five hospitals situated in Luleå/Sunderbyn, Kalix, Piteå, Gällivare and Kiruna, 24 healthcare centres and 19 dental clinics spread out in all the municipalities.


Region Norrbotten serves the residents of Norrbotten. We are governed by the residents of the county through general elections. Our activities are characterised by creativity and innovation. The long distance in our county is constantly pushing us to develop new and modern solutions, for instance, our IT solutions within healthcare are considered one of the leading in Sweden. We have two well established research programmes within cardiovascular disease (MONICA) and obstructive lung disease (OLIN) and new exciting research is taking place in other areas.

We are looking for you
Are you a licensed nurse looking for new challenges? Do you want to be a part of an organisation making constant progress? Then we have the perfect opportunity for you.


We are looking for you who's a nurse with an EU license. We prefer that you have a Swedish license via The National Board of Health and Welfare, but it is not a requirement. Read more at: Application for a license in health care - Legitimation (socialstyrelsen.se)


​We prefer that you are fluent in the Swedish language and if you are not, you should be committed to learn. We place great importance on personal suitability and expect you to be competent and flexible.

The work
As a nurse your work will vary depending on your experience as well as where you work. We offer a diversified and developing work where you will work both independently and in teams consisting of several different professions in order to care for the patients in the best way possible. You will lead and distribute the work centring around the patient, together with other staff you will have the overall responsibility for planning, conducting, evaluating and documenting the care for the patient. We work with continual improvements with patient safety and work environment in focus.

We offer you


Employment facts
Region Norrbotten always aim to offer permanent full-time employment. We are open to the idea of individual solutions regarding practical arrangements, for example relocation support, introduction programme and language training, depending on the situation.


Region Norrbotten practises individual salary setting in accordance with collective agreements.

Welcome with your application!

Why you should work with us!

In Norrbotten, we work day and night, all year round, for you.

Region Norrbotten is one of the county’s biggest employers, with around 6,500 staff. Health care and dental care form the bulk of our operations, but we also work with regional development and culture. You’ll find our hospitals, health centres and clinics from the beaches of the coast to the tops of our mountains.

There are many exciting jobs across Norrbotten for those who want meaningful work with good competence development opportunities. You can grow, both professionally and as a person.

Application due date 2024-03-06
About the employer
Region Norrbotten is one of the county’s biggest employers, with around 6,500 staff. Health care and dental care form the bulk of our operations, but we also work with regional development and culture. You’ll find our hospitals, health centres and clinics from the beaches of the coast to the tops of our mountains.
www.norrbotten.se