Emergency Coordinator
LULEÅ, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Preparedness coordinator/Crisis preparedness coordinator
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Now Vattenfall Vattenkraft is looking for a committed emergency coordinator for Luleå, Jokkmokk, Storuman, Umeå or Sundsvall!

You will be part of Vattenfall Vattenkraft's authorization and safety department, where today we are 15 colleagues who work closely together in a helpful, open and active work environment. Our security work is based on being one step ahead and that we actively work with environmental monitoring, statistics and underlying analyses.

As a preparedness coordinator, you will mainly work with

  • Contingency planning, protection against accidents, crisis preparedness and civil defence
  • Continuity management that focuses on planning to be able to maintain operations and processes at an acceptable level, regardless of the type of disruption the organization is exposed to
  • The civil defense that overlaps goals within crisis preparedness in important respects, for example the need to further develop, cooperate with other actors and deepen the work to strengthen the resilience of Swedish energy supply
  • Our risk and vulnerability analysis
  • Planning, implementation and evaluation of exercises within Vattenfall Vattenkraft
  • To draw up, update and follow up instructions and governing documents
  • RAKEL (Radio Communication for Effective Management)
  • Training of personnel in areas such as preparedness and RAKEL.

You will also represent Vattenfall Vattenkraft in regional forums for cooperation and working groups for crisis preparedness.

Your background

  • Education in contingency planning/crisis preparedness, alternatively other education or work experience that the employer deems equivalent
  • Knowledge of work with civil defense and experience in planning and carrying out exercises and training personnel within, for example, the Armed Forces, the County Administrative Board or the equivalent are meritorious
  • Good knowledge of both Swedish and English, as well as a driver's license (B) are required (travelling in the service occurs).

In this role, you will work with a variety of issues and contacts where clear and unambiguous communication (both oral and written) is very important. Your way of working is characterized by the fact that you take initiative, you want to see results and are motivated by proactive work. You thrive in a role where you have the opportunity to influence and design significant plans that benefit many.

The threat picture for the energy industry is changing and the legislation clarifies the requirements for the protection of our security-sensitive operations. As an emergency coordinator in our staff function, it is important that you act in accordance with rules and decisions and are courteous with high integrity.


Luleå, Jokkmokk, Storuman, Umeå or Sundsvall

Contact persons

For questions, please contact recruiting manager Joakim Norum. Union representatives are Anneli Jönsson Leaders, Samuel Jernlif Unionen, Magnus Nilsson Academics and Anders Karlström SEKO. All can be reached via Vattenfall's switchboard, 08-739 50 00.

Does this sound like a job to you?

To realize the goal of a fossil-free life, we need to make use of different perspectives, experiences and skills. We need thinkers, creators, developers, problem solvers and a wide range of other roles with one thing in common - that everyone contributes their unique talent and unleashes their superpowers in the team. We work towards our common goal in a first-class work environment where everyone should feel equal and included.

Welcome with your application via our advertisement on Vattenfall's career pages no later than February 25, 2024.

We are convinced that diversity enriches, and therefore work continuously for equality and inclusion in our workplace. Please read more about our work in diversity and inclusion https://careers.vattenfall.com/se/sv/jobba-med-oss

Vattenfall Vattenkraft is part of Sweden's socially critical infrastructure, thus many of our services are safety-classified. If the position you are applying for is security classified, in accordance with the Security Protection Act, a record check and security interview will be carried out before employment.

Vattenfall Vattenkraft is responsible for Vattenfall's 90 hydropower plants and approx. 300 dams in the Nordic region. We are approximately 500 employees in Sweden and Finland with headquarters in Luleå. Hydropower's renewable electricity production is a prerequisite for creating a climate-smart and fossil-free society where we play an important role as an enabler for the sustainable energy system of the future. Our production corresponds to approx. 25% of Sweden's total electricity needs. In order to deliver high availability in our production, we need to constantly challenge ourselves, develop our working methods and take advantage of digital opportunities. You become an important part of that work!

Why you should work with us!

Vattenfall is a European energy company with approximately 19,000 employees. For more than 100 years we have electrified industries, supplied energy to people's homes and modernised our way of living through innovation and cooperation. We are determined to enable fossil-free living within one generation. 

To succeed we must become fossil free ourselves. But that's not enough. We are looking beyond our own industry to see where we can really make a difference. Together with our partners, we are taking on the responsibility to find new and sustainable ways to electrify transportation, industries and heating.

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About the employer
At Vattenfall you’ll take part in a bigger challenge: To make it possible to live fossil-free within a generation. We want to show the way to a sustainable future and stimulate a climate smarter life. This requires new perspectives and actual changes. It requires people who want to make a real difference. Join us and power fossil-free living!