The labour market in North of Sweden is experiencing a strong growth. Investments of more than SEK 700 billion are planned with high demand for labour as a result. At the same time, the two most northern counties have the lowest unemployment in Sweden. This trend continues as demand from companies and public services remains strong.
On the event day for One Click to Europe, you will have the possibility to listen to a presentation about the investments and job opportunities in Northern Sweden, by Roger Hansson from Gällivare näringsliv/Business Group for Gällivare at 11.35 (CET).
Check also the employers beneath that can be of interest for you. Here you have examples of companies/employers that are recruiting.
Norrbotten - the most Northern county in Sweden
LKAB (Luossavaara-Kiirunavaara AB) – Mining company in Gällivare and Kiruna
A mining and minerals group that offers sustainable iron ore, minerals and special products. They are one of Sweden's oldest industrial companies and are wholly owned by the Swedish state. Since 1890 they have developed through unique innovations and technological solutions and are driven forward by more than 4,500 employees in 12 countries.
LKAB participates on this event. Please visit their digital stand, check their openings and chat with them on the event day 6th of May https://www.europeanjobdays.eu/en/company/luossavaara-kiirunavaara-ab-publ
Kaunis Iron - Mining company in Pajala
Kaunis Iron is a new and modern mining company in Pajala, Swedish Lapland. They run open pits and mine iron ore which is processed and sold to the world market. Ambition to build a business that is durable in the long term and operates sustainably. Mining that retains its local roots, creates value for Norrbotten and contributes to community development in Pajala and at the same time taking a strong position on the world market.
Kaunis Iron in Pajala has two openings in this digital stand (Job offers further down). See more on their website about the company.
Pajala Municipality - Pajala kommun
In connection to the mine Kaunis Iron Pajala kommun/Pajala Municipality has a housing project, Hej hemby, in order to help you find housing if you would like to move to or/and would find employment in the area.
As a municipality Pajala Municipality also have vacancies. They can offer a wide selection of open positions in their organisation, regardless if you are a health care worker, electrician or a teacher they might have something for you. At least one scandinavian language both written and spoken is mandatory.
Luleå University of Technology
Luleå University of Technology is experiencing strong growth with world-leading competence in several areas of research. Their research is conducted in close collaboration with industries such as Bosch, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, SKF and leading international universities. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.8 billion per year. They currently have 1, 770 employees and 17, 200 students. If you are looking for an academic career in North of Sweden Luleå University of Technology could be an interesting employer for you. Check out the open positions for PhD Students, Teachers and Researchers.
Check also the project T-25 that Luleå University has initiated together with many different companies in Northern Sweden, which aims to increase the number of inhabitants in northern Sweden by 25,000 people within five years.
Other companies not participating in the event.
Northvolt northvolt.com is a European supplier of sustainable, high-quality battery cells and systems. Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to more than 1200 people from over 75 different nationalities atits facilities in Sweden and Poland. Among Northvolt’s industrial partners and customers are ABB, BMW Group, Scania, Siemens,Vattenfall,Vestasand the Volkswagen Group.
For open positions, please visit northvolt.com/career
Boliden Mining job opportunities www.boliden.com/career
Moving to Skellefteå, http://portal.skelleftea.se/language-en
Read also about two new innovative projects about fossil-free steel that are in development: