Project manager within Regional and Trunk Networks for Vattenfall Services
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Maintenance manager
Work model On location
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Company description

Vattenfall Services Nordic AB builds, maintains and develops energy solutions for energy and electricity facilities. We develop Sweden's energy infrastructure to create a sustainable future where we find new innovations that contribute to a fossil-free society. We work with many different customers and suppliers that involve large investments for the energy transition. With us, you work in a socially important business and make sure everything works.

Job description

Do you want to become an important part of the energy transition? Vattenfall Services is Sweden's leading contracting company in the energy and power sector, and we develop Sweden's energy infrastructure. With us, you work in a future industry with a strong focus on a sustainable future. We need more energy heroes and now we are looking for Project Managers in maintenance who want to be part of the journey towards a fossil-free life. Is it you? Together we make a difference, for the whole society.

As Project Manager in maintenance (Maintenance Manager) you will work in our large service contracts with maintenance of overhead line networks within the voltage range 40-400kV.

As a Project Manager in maintenance, you are motivated by creating the best conditions for the technicians out in the field and for the organization. The work involves a strong focus on safety, progress, commitment and quality. Our hope is that you will help the business to grow and, in addition, generate additional opportunities in cooperation with customers and suppliers. Safety always comes first within Vattenfall Services and together we create Sweden's safest workplace!

Some of your main tasks:

* Responsibility for business planning and the implementation of the projects/assignments through work management and coordination

* Inform and report on the project's status to the client

* Responsible for the financial outcome of the projects/assignments as well as handling closing and follow-up on the finances

* Lead construction meetings and negotiations with the customer

* Actively contribute to us creating Sweden's safest workplace together

* Travel is a natural part of work

In the role of Project Manager in maintenance, you will mainly work from your office, but you will also be out on site. The work is independent, but at the same time a great focus on cooperation and communication with both internal and external actors is required.

Requirements specification

As Project Manager in maintenance with us, you will be the technicians' main contact for the work carried out in the field. Leadership is a large part of everyday life and therefore we are looking for someone who has a problem-solving and coaching approach.

In addition to leadership, a large part of the work is being able to drive the projects forward independently. We are therefore looking for someone who wants to take responsibility and who has a great commitment to your assignments. You are motivated by offering service and quality to your colleagues and customers, you act in a business-like manner with good entrepreneurship. You would never let profitability come before safety. At Vattenfall Services, safety always comes first!

We know that you will develop together with us. But we would like to see that you already have:

* A completed upper secondary education or higher, preferably in electricity, electric power, technology, economics or another relevant field

* Work experience of work management or project management

* Work experience in the field of electricity or electric power, alternatively general knowledge of electricity is advantageous

* Experience from the construction or contracting industry is advantageous

* Computer skills (Office package)

* B driver's license, when travel is involved in the job

* Good knowledge of the Swedish language, both spoken and written. English is meritorious

More information

We offer

After several decades in the energy industry, we know that our employees are our most important and valuable asset. Therefore, we offer you a varied working day with great opportunities for personal and professional development. We are a large and safe employer that still feels like a family, where employee safety, well-being and cooperation are important parts of our company culture!

At Vattenfall Services, you can make a difference and together we take responsibility for a sustainable energy transition, together we give power to a fossil-free life.

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Your geographical work area will be North and Västerbotten. Possible locations are, for example, Arvidsjaur, Jokkmokk, Storuman, Umeå, Luleå, Själevad, Vilhelmina or Gällivare. Other locations may also be possible. Please indicate the desired location in your application.


If you want to know more about the position, contact Head of Department Erik Brandum Region & Stamnät Nord on 070 5345627. For more information about the recruitment process, contact responsible recruiter Angeliqa Haapanen on 070 238 21 39 or

Union representatives for this service are Gunilla Eriksson Unionen, Johan Larsson (Hallsberg) SEKO, Torbjörn Blom Academics and Magnus Tjergefors Leaders. You can reach everyone via Vattenfall's switchboard, 08-739 50 00.

You are most welcome to submit your application no later than April 7, 2024. Selection may take place continuously, so do not wait until the application deadline.

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. In addition to security checks, drug tests are carried out.

As the safety of Vattenfall and its employees is crucial, we will conduct a "pre-employment screening" before each employment. These controls are based on your role that you will fulfill within Vattenfall.

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 identity and gender expression, religion/belief, sexual orientation or disability.

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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.

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!