SSAB - Mechanic Pig iron
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Maintenance mechanic
Work model On location
Application due date 31 August 2024
Are you the one?

Department Raw iron, section Mechanical maintenance, looking for a mechanic. The task of the maintenance section is to provide competent and efficient maintenance services to ensure a high operational availability of our plant and production equipment.

Becoming part of the SSAB family means going along on a journey. A journey that we believe is crucial for the future and sustainability of the planet. Steel has been one of the most important materials for our social development and will continue to be so in the future. In our homes, in bridges that connect our cities and in the cars of tomorrow. At SSAB, we are proud of our history and our leadership in high-strength steel. At the same time, we are aware that steel production is one of the industries that emits the most greenhouse gases in the world. That must change. We have therefore developed the world's first fossil-free process for steel production and around 2030 we will be largely fossil-free. As part of SSAB, you will be important in realizing this goal and thus contribute to a green transformation of the entire steel industry.

The section belongs to the Råjärn department and your main tasks will be preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs within Råjärn's facilities. You largely prepare and plan your own work in our maintenance system IFS and will be able to participate in the entire maintenance chain, from preparation and production of spare parts, execution to follow-up on work done.

The position is full-time and located during the day.

Your main areas of responsibility

  • Conveyors (change of drive equipment, larger turning, breaking and drive drums, unloading and loading)
  • Various work on material screens
  • Belt guides
  • Lubrication
  • Bearing assembly
  • Various minor welding jobs
  • Work on various machines at the blast furnace¨
  • Assembly work (replacement of large valves, gearboxes, actuators and other mechanical assembly)
  • Filter facilities
  • Supervision, rounds
  • Replacement rap hall gutters
  • Big heavy lifting

About you

  • You have high school qualifications with a focus on maintenance or other mechanical/technical background
  • You have experience from maintenance work. A good knowledge of facilities and works is meritorious
  • You are flexible, accurate and have the ability to solve problems and make your own decisions
  • You are a team player and realize the importance of the team's collective effort to achieve set goals
  • As the work involves close contacts with clients and partners, good social skills are required
  • Great importance will be placed on your personal qualities

Our offer

At SSAB, diversity and inclusion are part of our culture. We use our values ​​– driving, genuine and one step ahead – in our daily decision-making, always with the customer in focus. It makes us all team players, with a common drive to improve. When you start at SSAB, you become part of an organization with passionate problem solvers who work together on important challenges. We will support your growth by offering a safe and friendly workplace that contributes to work-life balance. At SSAB, you have the opportunity to broaden your knowledge and grow.

We offer a wide range of valued benefits to our employees. Here are some examples of that:

Profit sharing

Flexible conditions for shortening working hours

Health care allowance

The recruitment process

1. Apply

2. Interview

3. Reference taking

4. Come and meet us

5. Health examination

6. Sign

Background checks may be carried out as part of the recruitment process.

Do you have questions regarding the service?

Feel free to contact Robert Sjölund, Head of Mechanical Maintenance Råjärn via email -

We refrain from contacts from recruitment companies, advertising sellers and the like regarding this advertisement.

Trade union information is provided by IF Metall, which can be reached via our switchboard on tel. 0920-920 00.

A few words from your future boss

"My name is Robert Sjölund and I will be your immediate manager. With us, you will have varied work and be part of a wonderful group who are all passionate about maintenance. We take great pride in taking care of our facility in the best way and that will you are an important piece of the puzzle. If you are a skilled mechanic and want to be part of a journey towards world-class maintenance, you are most welcome to send in your application."

SSAB is a Nordic and US-based steel company that builds a stronger, lighter and more sustainable world through refined steel products and services. Together with our partners, SSAB has developed SSAB Fossil-free™ steel and plans to reinvent the value chain from the mine to the end customer, largely eliminating carbon dioxide emissions from our own operations. SSAB Zero™, a largely carbon-free steel based on recycled steel, further strengthens SSAB's leading position and our comprehensive sustainable offering regardless of the raw material. SSAB has employees in over 50 countries and production facilities in Sweden, Finland and the USA. SSAB is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and secondary listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Join us on the journey!, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, X and YouTube.