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Section Manager Mining Technology Malmberget (TGS)

  • Location

    LKAB, Malmberget

  • Contract type

    Unlimited contract

  • Application end date


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About the position

We are now looking for a section manager of Mining Technology in Malmberget to be part of our journey towards the future. As a person you are interested in technical development and applied research in mining, as well as leadership and a desire for constant progress. You should have experience within the fields of different mining and excavation methods, mine production and underground logistics systems and/or design and rock mechanics for underground mining.

You will be leading a group of people with the mission to provide solutions for mining at greater depth as well as operational support to the mine. You will be in charge of budget, staff, planning and decision making in order to fulfil the task.

You will be based in the town Gällivare/Malmberget 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 http://www.gellivare.se.


Good communication skills and high work ethics are essential. Work environment and safety is a priority for LKAB and you will be responsible for maintaining a good physical and psychosocial climate. Hence, the position requires not only a solid technical background and understanding of mining processes but also leadership skills and ability to guide people of different backgrounds towards common goals.

You will also represent LKAB at external events and in various industry collaborations.

You hold a MSc or a PhD in a relevant field and have industrial experience is of great importance. You will work in a group with people of different nationalities where English is commonly spoken and written. Knowledge in Swedish is preferred.

To learn more and apply

To learn more visit lkab.com and sustainableundergroundmining.com.

Submit your application no later than 31st January. Selection takes place continuously.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact Jordi Puig, Head of Mining Technology, +46 (0) 7226 95, jordi.puig@lkab.com.

Union representatives:

Unionen Södra - Per Ola Eriksson, 0920-38076
SACO-klubben Södra - Annika Taavoniku, 0970-79532
Ledarna Södra – Annica Kaati, 0970-767 65