Sandvik, Inc. International Service Engineer in Sweden

International Service Engineer

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30 May

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Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a leading supplier of equipment and tools, service, support and technical solutions for the mining industry and niches such as quarrying, tunneling, demolition, dimensional stone, recycling and civil engineering industry. The Technical Services department within the product area Crushing & Screening is responsible for providing service, support and commissioning of our products, close to our customers out in the field.

To join us, we are now looking for an International Service Engineer. We believe that working environment should be safe, and we prioritize, invest and put an effort into living up to our very high standards within this area, but we also need you to respect and always put safety first. Preventive thinking and actions are a mutual responsibility and an important part of the spirit of Sandvik. Traveling to customer sites for long periods at a time overseas is a natural part of the job with up to 150 days a year to long haul destinations such as Australia, Africa, South America etc. When not visiting customers you are located in Svedala, just outside Malmö in the south of Sweden.

Job Summary

As an International Service Engineer, your overall mission is to visit our customer out in the field and provide support regarding technical service. You performassignments such as service and periodic inspections, annual plant audits, installations and commissioning as well asfine-tuning of complete plants or of individual machines. Preventative maintenance, resolving production stops and problems that arise unexpectedly and giving technical advice is also essential for this role. Furthermore, you train operators and help customers to develop by conducting documentation and ensuring that the necessary documentation is completed in connection with the completed work. You also stay up-to-date with current routines and policies with respect to environmental, health and safety issues. As we work in close cooperation with stakeholders like the R&D and Sales functions, your knowledge from the field will be used to help develop our future products and processes. In this position, you report to the Manager of Technical Services.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with education in Electrical Engineering and Automation. You have three to five years' experience of similar work and commissioning of electrical and automation systems in an international position. Additionally, you have good technical knowledge of hydraulics and mechanics and good knowledge of PLC systems, as well as some experience with an HMI/SCADA program. Relay technology is advantageous, as is experience with Siemens control systems, fieldbus systems and OPC. You have good knowledge in English, in both writing and speaking, and you are able to communicate at all levels in the organization. Experience of the mining industry is meritorious.

We place great value in your personal qualities in this recruitment. You are service minded and structured in your way of working and build relationships based on honesty, respect and trust. You are also able to communicate at all levels in the organization.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Michael Ings, recruiter, +46 (0)20 261 444.

Union contacts - Sweden

Mats Tindberg, Unionen, +46 (0)40 409 220

Riccardo Repetto, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)40 409 394

Send your application no later than May 30, 2017.Read more about Sandvik and apply at, Job ID: 342874.

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world-leading positions in selected areas - tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2014 the Group had about 47,000 employees and representation in approximately 130 countries, with sales of about 89,000 million SEK.

Deadline: 30 May

Job-ID: 342874