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About the company
LKAB is an international high-tech mining and minerals group that mines and refines Norrbotten's unique iron ore for the global steel market. Sustainability is the core of our business concept and our ambition is to be one of the most innovative, resource efficient and responsible companies in the industry. The group, which had sales of approximately SEK 31 billion in 2019 and has approximately 4,300 employees in 12 countries, also houses industrial minerals, drilling systems, train transports, rock services and real estate companies.
The positions are located in Kiruna, Svappavaara and Gällivare / Malmberget.
About the positions
We are currently looking for holiday temps in several exciting areas. Some of the positions require that you have a commenced college or university education, while some of our positions only require that you have - or that you soon have a final grade from high school. The services we offer are:
• Geologist Exploration
We are looking for a number of geologists for our locations in Kiruna, Svappavaara and Malmberget. With us, you can work as a geologist in two of the world's largest and most modern underground mines for iron ore, in our open pit or with exploration to find future iron ore deposits. You will have to work with, among other things, drill core mapping, sampling, mapping of geotechnical parameters, mapping with regard to structural geology and registration of measurement data.
• Operations geologist
- As an Operations Geologist, you work on one of two of the world's largest and most modern underground mines in Malmberget and Kiruna, the work is carried out in shifts. You will have to work with, among other things, underground mapping, drill core mapping, sampling, mapping of geotechnical parameters, mapping with regard to structural geology and registration of measurement data. Due to security reasons, basic knowledge of the Swedish language is a requirement.
- Are you studying to become a geophysicist? Great, then this might be a perfect vacation spot for you! As a holiday substitute geophysicist, you will work for our Exploration Department, you will have regular staff to plan and carry out geophysical measurements, which can be performed from the air, on the ground and in boreholes but also simpler data processing and interpretation. As a Geophysicist, you will work both in the office and in the field, often in close collaboration with other geophysicists, geologists and technicians.
• Surveying engineer
- Do you want to work in one of the world's largest and most modern underground mines as a Miner? As an underground Miner in Malmberget, your work tasks will be in all types of drilling and surveying for all types of drilling and also some data processing / handling. The work is carried out on shifts and / or during the day. Metrological training or experience is an advantage.
- We have a number of different technician services with us. What is common to our various technician services is that you should have or have soon completed upper secondary education, preferably with a technical or scientific focus. If you also have an ongoing college or university education, it is a merit. As a holiday substitute technician, you will support our engineers / geologists and technicians in our various projects. We need technicians for Mining Technology, Research & Development, Environment / Work environment
To be eligible for a holiday temporary position with us, you must at least have - or soon have approved final grades from high school. Some of our services also require you to have a commenced college or university education in the field of work.
For all positions at LKAB, it is required that you have a driving license authorization B and can speak Swedish or English.
We are looking for you who are curious, take the initiative and who think it is important to have a good collaboration.
Commitment, Innovation and Responsibility are important keywords for you in your daily work. For our working group, it is important to have an inclusive climate where everyone feels welcome and we therefore look forward to new thoughts, ideas and views. Just like LKAB in general, we strive for diversity and an even gender distribution in our workplaces.
Submit your application containing CV & Personal letter no later than March 21, 2021. Interview and selection / appointment takes place on an ongoing basis.
To be eligible for summer job, we expect you to be available to start work from mid-June to mid-August 2021