Local network planning engineer
Jokkmokk, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Planning engineer, electrical power
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We electrify Sweden today, so you can live fossil-free tomorrow. Do you want to be involved in creating change for the climate and society?

We continue to grow and make major investments in our electricity networks. Therefore, we need to employ several committed and competent employees. We develop the electricity network, connect new customers, enable the connection of modern production and secure the possibility of increased power output. Everything to create the conditions for the energy transition through a more flexible and smarter electricity grid with fewer power outages and safer supply.

You will

As a local network planning engineer within the Project Planning department, you will have the opportunity to project manage and run projects for Vattenfall Eldistribution's investment project in the pre-study phase. Among other things, you will work with project management, calculation and motivation of investment projects by being responsible for pre-design of local network facilities with a focus on qualitative and cost-effective technical solutions. The work includes i.a. network calculation and dimensioning of electricity networks, preparation of investment calculations, present value calculations and project descriptions as well as production of documents for decision makers. As a planning engineer, you are also active in the work of developing operations and colleagues.

Your background

We are looking for you who have

  • A post-secondary education, preferably in electrical power engineering or that you have acquired equivalent competence through work experience
  • Relevant experience of working with distribution networks
  • Good ability to express yourself both orally and in writing in Swedish and English
  • Driving license class B

We believe that you are technically and financially interested and have a business perspective when you develop and present proposed solutions. Furthermore, you have a strategic ability to drive work in projects and have an aptitude for structure. You are driven and motivated by working on different issues and together with other colleagues. Finally, we believe that you find it rewarding and interesting to have a lot of contact with customers and partners.

It is advantageous if you have experience in

  • Work with preparation or network planning
  • Project management
  • Present value calculations and investment calculations according to EBR
  • Work with the client's work environment responsibility / BAS-P

More information

In addition to helping you shape the smart energy society of the future, we offer a workplace with good opportunities for development. We encourage you who want to progress and explore new areas within the company. With our career and development model, we want to create clarity in which opportunities you have to develop in the direction you want. It is important that the whole life works and therefore we are keen that our employees experience a good balance between work and leisure. We are convinced that diversity and inclusion lead to innovative thinking, improved business results and increased commitment, and we strive to represent diversity among our customers and the society we operate in. Read more about us at: www.vattenfalleldistribution.se


Solna, Uppsala, Västerås, Linköping, Luleå or Jokkmokk.

For more information about the service itself, contact the responsible manager:

Luleå or Jokkmokk: Daniel Ruisniemi, 070-2019932.

Solna, Uppsala, Västerås: Rani Patrous, 0725021553.

For questions about the recruitment process, contact the responsible recruiter:

Luleå or Jokkmokk: Ida Fågelqvist, 070-0487682.

Solna, Uppsala, Västerås: Adrian Malmberg, adrian.malmberg@vattenfall.com.

Union representatives for this service are Christian Ericsson, Ledarna, Anne-Marie Sjöbohm, Akademikerna, Asim Nokic, Unionen, Ulf Tengman, SEKO. All contact persons can be reached via Vattenfall's exchange 08-739 50 00.

Welcome with your application no later than March 17, 2024. Selection and interviews take place continuously, so don't wait to send in your application.

We are convinced that diversity contributes to building a more profitable and appealing company and strive to be good role models when it comes to diversity. Vattenfall works actively to ensure that all employees have the same opportunities and rights regardless of age, ethnic or cultural background, gender, religion/belief, sexual orientation or functional condition. Read more about how we work with diversity and inclusion here.

Vattenfall is part of Sweden's critical infrastructure, thus many of our services are security classified. If this position is security classified, a security check will be carried out before employment, in accordance with the Security Protection Act.

We look forward to receiving your application!

About us

Vattenfall is one of Europe's largest producers and retailers of electricity and heat. Our main markets are Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and Great Britain. There are approximately 20,000 employees within the Vattenfall Group. We have been electrifying industries, delivering energy to homes and transforming life through innovation for over a hundred years. We now want to make it possible to live fossil-free and we are driving the transition to a sustainable energy system.

Vattenfall Eldistribution AB is one of Sweden's largest electricity network companies and supplies electricity to 900,000 private and business customers. Read more about us at: www.vattenfalleldistribution.se

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.

Apply externally for this position
Application due date 2024-03-17
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!