THIS INFO POINT IS ONLY FOR THE CHATS ON THE SWEDISH DAY 26TH OF NOVEMBER
EURES services for the region of Norrbotten
Shortage occupations are within
Technical work – Geologists, Engineers, Technicians, Mechanics especially for heavy vehicles. Especially within mining. See also companies/exhibitors from this area.
Health – Medical doctors, nurses and BMA
IT – Within many occupations for qualified IT staff, for example System Developers and Programmers JAVA, CC++
Educational work – Teachers and Preschool Teachers. Remember that Teaching is a regulated profession in Sweden. For a Teacher Certificate there is a demand of Swedish.
Transport - (CE Lorry Drivers, Drivers for loaders, excavators, graders, tracked excavators and trucks)
Hospitality - winter seasonal jobs
Other shortage professions are Veterinarians, skilled specialists within construction and infrastructure,
For many of the professions basic Swedish is required.
NB If you are a citizen outside of EU/EEA you need a work permit in Sweden in order to work here. See more information in Jobseekers toolkit for Sweden about the Swedish Migration Agency who handles all questions about work permits and residence permits.