Umeå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Operating technician, heating plant
Work model On location
Application due date 24 June 2024
Are you the one?

Everything we do, we do for Umeå.

Our energy and communication solutions play a major role in our customers' everyday lives. Every day. With us, you work with socially important services, where you are part of the development of a sustainable region. We offer you a varied professional role, where you get good opportunities to develop and grow with us. While you can maintain the balance between work and leisure. Of course, a range of benefits are included, with a focus on making you feel good.

Your mission

Umeå Energi is responsible for high supply availability of broadband, electricity, cooling and heating, which includes everything from planning and construction to production, operation and maintenance.

In the role of operating technician, you are responsible for the operation, supervision, care and maintenance of our external boilers, heat pumps and cooling production facilities. You report on the operations in meetings for daily management and manage ongoing follow-up and improvement measures. Contact with external and internal staff is a natural part of everyday life and therefore you should have a service-oriented approach. In addition to this, documentation of the operations is carried out as well as work to prevent and counter the occurrence of quality variations.

Furthermore, you will work to:

  • Actively report and improve deficiencies in the working environment.
  • Manage error reports and work orders.
  • To continuously ensure that documentation of the business is carried out.
  • Follow up and control the process towards set goals and prevent and counter the occurrence of quality variations.
  • Monitor, regulate and fine-tune production and process management with a focus on achieving high productivity at low costs, ensuring high availability and creating an effective preparedness to deal with possible operational interruptions.

The position is daytime and standby duty according to the schedule is included in the position.

To succeed in the role you have:

  • Operating technician training or other training or experience deemed equivalent.
  • B driver's license.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Good knowledge of Swedish and English.


  • Experience in operation and maintenance from the manufacturing or process industry.
  • That you are a boiler operator according to AFS 2017:3.
  • Knowledge of IFS.
  • Holds refrigerant certificate.

Personal characteristics

We are looking for you who are practical, social and solution-focused. Being proactive and curious are qualities that benefit you in the role of Operations Technician. We also see that you have the ability to prioritize and communicate and that you can analyze and plan the tasks that arise. You have good judgment and can foresee the consequences of different actions. We believe that you, just like us, have a very good safety mindset as we believe that safety always comes first. For us, it is important to have participation and a good atmosphere in the work group, something we hope you also appreciate!

Apply by: 24 JUNE Interviews can take place continuously during the application period, so submit your application today! Other information: For more information about the position, please contact recruiting manager Kristian Ekholm, 073-058 94 90. For questions regarding the recruitment process, contact Elin Persson, 076-767 96 87. Union representatives can be reached via our switchboard, 090-16 00 00.

As a socially important business, it is important for us to have a safe working environment for our employees and that our assets and information are protected. As part of our systematic security work, we therefore carry out a background check on the final candidate for this position.

We avoid calls from sellers of recruitment and advertising solutions. We have made our choice of channels.

At jobb.umeaenergi.se you can read more about our driving forces and challenges, as well as take part in the everyday life of some of our employees.

About the employer
Umeå Energi is a regional energy company that develops and provides sustainable solutions for energy and communication services. Focusing on regional development in close co-operation with customers and partners within the public and private sector, such as building smart and sustainable residential areas and production plants, we contribute to a comfortable living for customers as well as a secured sustainable future for the region. Participating in innovative programmes, like Viable Cities and Ruggedised, where science, business and society join forces we help building the connected society and battle climate change.