Dock worker, Port of Skellefteå
Skellefteå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Dock worker/Storage worker
Work model On location
Are you the one?
Right now, the construction of Port of Skellefteå's new quay is underway and we are looking for a committed person who wants to be part of our development journey. It is a challenge that will require an active person who is interested in vehicles and mechanics and who has a desire to learn how to drive a crane! In the coming years, the port will invest approx. 1.3 billion to meet the increased needs of the market. In addition to a new quay, we are investing in a new tugboat, slip tracks, cranes and other unloading equipment. We are also planning for new logistics areas, warehouses and other storage areas. With us, you get to be part of the municipality's biggest investments for a sustainable future. You will also learn to drive the world's first all-electric crane. Are you our new dockworker? Here you can see our film about the new quay and read more about Port of Skellefteå's port operations: https://portofskelleftea.se/ WORK DUTIES As a port worker, you are responsible for maintaining the entire port area. Together with your colleagues in the port, you will operate a crane (folding arm and link crane) and work with maintenance and service of machines and cranes. Your tasks include machine driving, for example snow removal, sanding and sweeping of quays and roads in the port area. An important part of the work is to plan ahead of arriving ships so that cable routing, loading and unloading takes place efficiently and safely. You will be part of a team of six people where cooperation, planning and a safety mindset are important components for the business to function. Emergency service is available, which includes evening and weekend work. QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for you who have experience in technical workshop work or training in vehicles and transport at least high school level. For us, it is not important how many years of experience you have. The important thing is that you as a crane and machine operator are confident in your role and have an aptitude for handling cranes and machines. You have good communication skills in Swedish and basic knowledge of English. As it is a physically demanding role, physical conditions are also required to cope with the work. B driving license is also a requirement. It is advantageous if you have a professional certificate or otherwise documented experience of driving a crane or excavator. It is also an advantage if you have work experience in electricity, hydraulics, mechanics, control systems, welding, operation and maintenance. In addition, we would like you to have experience as a driver of a traverse, wheel loader or forest machine. To succeed in the role, you need to have the ability to plan and organize your work and have a holistic approach with a focus on cost-effectiveness and safety. You quickly find solutions to problems that arise and when there is a lot to do, you handle it in a constructive way and can change when the situation requires it. In cooperation with others, you are prestigeless, share knowledge and information and keep the team up to date. The most important thing to fit into the role of dock worker with us is that you are alert and have a desire to learn. Welcome with your application! OTHER Community planning ensures that streets and squares, communities and residential areas function as well as possible for everyone who lives and works here. The assignment includes planning, advice, supervision and a lot of long-term development issues related to physical planning, streets and parks, transport and service, emergency services, sweeping and water and waste. With technology of good quality and diversity, both in terms of business areas, personnel and technical development, we make a growing Skellefteå possible. Read more about Skellefteå here: https://skelleftea.se Contact from recruitment and staffing companies and advertising vendors is prohibited.
Why you should work with us!

Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life! 

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Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life!
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