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Want to join us on our exciting journey?
LKAB is facing an important challenge on how to mine our massive orebodies at greater depths. This requires an extensive development work for the next-generation production systems.
LKAB is an international and high-tech mining and minerals group that mines and upgrades the unique magnetite ores of northern Sweden for the global steel market. Sustainability is the core of our business, and our ambition is to be one of the industry’s most innovative, resource-efficient and responsible companies. The group, which had a turnover of close to 31 billion SEK in 2019 and employs about 4 300 people in 12 countries, also includes industrial minerals, drilling systems, rail transport, shotcrete and explosives manufacturing, mining related services and property management. More information can be found on our website https://www.lkab.com/eng/
We are now looking for senior mine design engineers who want to be part of our journey towards the future. As a person you are genuinely interested in mine design, technical development and research in mining, with a strong experience in different methods, design and rock mechanics for underground mining. You take a major role in the successful design and construction of our future mines ensuring that critical aspects of geotechnical design are followed. You also provide advice to ensure that appropriate numerical analyses are undertaken. A proficient knowledge in Deswik software is regarded an asset.
The position requires a strong knowledge and interest in identifying and overcoming the challenges of mining on increasingly deeper levels. Qualities fundamental to this job are a passion for mine design and problem-solving, an interest in suggesting and testing new solutions and good analytical abilities.
You are a self-driven person, enjoy teamwork, have good communication skills and are interested in creating an international network of contacts. You hold a MSc or a PhD in a relevant field and significant/multi-year industrial experience is of great importance. Site operations experience is highly advantageous as is exposure to caving mining methods.
You will be based in the city of Kiruna or Gällivare situated in Swedish Lapland, above the Arctic Circle. Great opportunities for fantastic outdoor activities both in summer and winter time exist. For more information, please visit Lapland’s website www.kirunalapland.se or www.welcometogallivare.com
For every position within LKAB we require that you have a driver license authorization B
To learn more visit lkab.com and sustainableundergroundmining.com.
Does the position sound interesting? We really hope so. Please submit your application no later than 8th of November 2020.
For further information about this position, please contact Matthias Wimmer, Mining Technology Section Manager Kiruna +46 (0)980 622 64, email@example.com, Thomas Wettainen, Mining Technology Manager Malmberget +46 (0) 970 767 77, firstname.lastname@example.org Jordi Puig, Head of Department Mining Technology, +46 (0) 72 560 26 95, email@example.com
Union representatives – Sweden:
Unionen Norra - Sakari Alanko, 0980-72508
Akademikerföreningen Norra- Björn Åström, 0980-72903
Ledarna Norra- Ingegerd Kyrö, 0980-71050
Unionen Södra - Per Ola Eriksson, 0920-38076
SACO-klubben Södra - Annika Taavoniku, 0970-79532
Ledarna Södra – Christer Olofsson, 0970- 765 84