IT Professional & Coordinatior

November 3, 2021
Job category:
IT & Software Development
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Working for Sandvik means that every day, through your actions, you contribute to important shifts in

the world. In a constantly evolving world, one of Sandvik’s fundamental strengths has always been our passion for innovation, to take the lead and find new ways to solve challenges. Our innovations and continuous improvements have a great impact on people’s daily lives, society, and the long-term sustainability of the world. We are doing this, combining the aspiration of making things better with a strong and open mindset to create value for all our stakeholders – customers, employees, and communities – which ultimately also leads to shareholder value. This is the foundation of our very existence and we are immensely proud of being able to play this role.

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering Group with about 37,000 employees. Our operations are based on unique expertise in materials technology, extensive knowledge about industrial processes and close customer cooperation. This combination, coupled with continuous investments in research and development has enabled us to achieve world-leading positions in tools, tooling systems, services and providing technical solutions for industrial metal cutting, the mining and construction industries and industrial heating.

We are now looking for our Seco Tools location in Lottum an IT Professional & Coordinator for 40 hours per week (1 FTE).

Are you looking for challenging work in an international environment? Are you the pro- active and hands on IT Professional who will support and guide the highly automated production unit and its appr. 130 professional people? Then this vacancy is for you!

Main responsibilities

As IT professional and coordinator you are responsible for a broad spectrum in IT-support. The responsibilities vary from business demand handling, leading to IT demands and projects till the definition, development and maintenance of processes, systems and

applications. You enable the organization and its people to work with effective and efficient systems and equipment and support the management with identifying training needs. You keep track on developments in the market and ensure that relevant technologies are known and applied. You lead change projects and at the same time provide hands-on support to users. You are the linking pin between the Lottum location and the central IT organizations of Sandvik and Seco Tools. For that purposes regular international travelling is part of the job. In this role you will report to the local IT Manager EMEA.

Your profile

Besides a degree in IT you have a solid experience in automation and digitalization in a manufacturing and adjacent environment. You know how to manage projects and to ensure commitment and delivery. You are passionate about new technologies and familiar with concepts as Industry 4.0 and the possibilities of VR/AR in the metalworking industry. You’re able to work individual as well as in an international and diverse team. Your communication skills in English and Dutch (both verbal and in writing) enable you to
collaborate with several levels in the organization. You’re flexible when it comes to working hours, creative in finding simple solutions for complex challenges and open to develop and change along with the needs of the company. You are pro-active and show
ownership for your area of responsibility and profession.

What do we offer you?

An independent role with a wide variety of activities and high impact on the business and its customers. You can rely on professional and committed colleagues who support you in achieving the agreed upon deliverables. You can develop in a medium size location with family spirit and personal commitment and at the same time benefit from the opportunities within a large multinational.


Please send your application no later than November 3, 2021. You can apply via Sandvik’s intranet, career site of Sandvik, Job ID: R0034383 or by email with CV and motivation letter to

Contact information

For more detailed information about the position you can contact recruiting manager Olaf Bey, IT country manager for EMEA via / +49 172 6152682 or Maud Jessen, HR advisor at the location in Lottum via / +31 77 3580 557.

Deadline: November 3, 2021
Job-ID: R0034383

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