Environmental, Health & Safety Engineer

Job overview

  • Deadline: 7 Jan 2020
  • Country: Sweden
  • Location: Sandviken
  • Job-ID: R0014921
  • Job category: Environment, Health & Safety
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Sandvik Materials Technology in Sandviken is looking for an

Environmental, Health & Safety Engineer

At Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) our mission is much more than supplying superior products, technology and processes. Working together to develop solutions based on our customers’ needs, and, thereby, achieving our business goals is a better description of our daily work. With curious co-workers and safety as our priority, we create a work environment where you can grow both personally and professionally.

The Strategic Research function is a central core function at SMT supporting all three divisions, Tube, Strip and Kanthal. We work with long-term strategic goals, to move the company in a materials (r)evolution direction. Our materials are used in the most demanding environments where our products contribute to our customers productivity, process reliability, sustainability and cost efficiency.

At the department Strategic Research Labs, we now have an open position as Environmental, health and safety engineer. The position supports several organizations in Sandviken, Sweden: Strategic research, R&D Tube, R&D Metallurgy, Testing technology, Process technology and Tube quality. The different teams include highly skilled engineers, specialists, experts, laboratory technicians and workers in the mechanical workshop and Tube delivery test facility.

Job Summary

You will work in close cooperation with the organization to govern and improve environment, health and safety in a systematic and planned way. This work includes mapping of existing and future work environments, train managers, safety representatives and employees. The work also involves support to the organization in risk assessments, technical investigations as well as various measurements in our work place environments.


You are also instrumental in supporting the improvement of safety culture, human-machine-organization collaboration, causal analysis and the behavioral aspects of safety. Environmental issues, including energy, are also part of the work. The position presents a varied set of duties with interesting and challenging tasks where you act in close cooperation with fantastic people who really like their work.

The location for this position is Sandviken, Sweden and you will report to the Director of Strategic Research Labs.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with a strong environmental, health and safety engineering background. You have good experience from the safety coordination role and good knowledge in the ISO 14001, ISO50001 and ISO45001 standards. If you have experience from internal auditing processes it is an advantage. You must be fluent in the Swedish language. However, as we operate on the global stage, your English skills must be excellent as well.

Experienced and clever environmental, health & safety engineer?

- We need you in our team!

We are sincerely interested in your personality – The position will require extensive collaboration with skilled staff in the Strategic Research function as well as Tube R&D. You need to have proven communication and collaboration skills and present a well-developed self-esteem. Additionally, you are structured and thorough, with the will and ability to support the line organization to reach EHS targets.

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:

Mattias Klockars, recruiting manager, +46 (0) 26 26 60 54

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact:

Alexandra Unstad, acting HR Manager Strategic Research, +46 (0) 26 26 36 08

Union contacts

​Mona Davik, Akademikerföreningen, 026-26 50 28

Kjell-Åke Klockervold, Ledarna, +46 (0) 26-26 30 44

Mikael Larsson, Unionen, +46 (0) 26-26 31 66

Send your application no later than January 7th, 2020. Read more about Sandvik and apply at www.sandvik.com/career. Job ID: R0014921

Prior to this recruitment, we have already decided on which advertising channels and marketing campaigns we wish to utilize. In light of this, we respectfully decline any additional contact with marketing or recruitment agencies.

Sandvik Materials Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a world-leading manufacturer of high value-added products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. The cutting-edge expertise is based on an integrated production platform and industry-leading metallurgy and R&D. In 2018, sales were approximately 15 billion SEK with about 6,000 employees.

Deadline:7 Jan 2020
Job-ID: R0014921

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