Product Engineer

Aug 21
Turku, Varsinais-Suomi
Job category:
Research & Development
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Product Engineer, Trucks

Load & Haul Division’s Turku plant with in Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is an industry leading global provider of loaders and trucks for underground mining industry. Our focus is on technology development and future innovative solutions to enable sustainable operations for our customers. Today intelligent control system plays an essential and increasingly important role in safe and productive usage of mining equipment.

Would you like to design the world's best underground Trucks? If yes, we could have a suitable job for you. Our Product Development organization is currently looking for an active and innovative Product Engineer for Trucks. The position is permanent and located in Sandvik Turku site which is a global technology and manufacturing center for loading and hauling equipment.

Your mission

You work as a Product Engineer in Trucks R&D product team. You take technical ownership and responsibility of defined underground hard rock truck models. You act as a leader for all engineering changes during product lifecycle. Your main responsibilities are:

  • to ensure that your products are designed according to internal and external requirements
  • to ensure that engineering data is available in databases
  • to maintain product structure and product configurator data
  • to act as a project manager for small scale R&D projects

You work closely with product line manager, other teams in R&D and product development organization, manufacturing, assembly, sourcing and spare parts as well as our suppliers and other partners. Depending on your background, the different specific responsibilities may also be part of your job description.

Your character

You have a suitable educational background (Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in engineering, preferably mechanics), 3D CAD knowledge, and some years of experience in product development tasks. You are an innovative person with a genuine desire to develop new solutions and entities, as well as to complete challenging tasks. You have organized way of working and have passion to coordinate teamwork. Your previous knowledge of mobile equipment, diesel engines, electrics, hydraulics, control systems and cabins, as well as experience in strength calculation, welding, castings and design to cost principles, are considered an advantage. Success in the position requires you to have your own initiative and active work approach, good interaction and teamwork skills, perseverance and fluent oral and written skills in English.

What’s in it for you?

We offer you interesting tasks in our modern, continuously evolving and international product development environment, as well as the opportunity to develop your own professional skills and career. In addition, we offer a multi-form and inclusive corporate culture focused on sustainable development, with values such as Innovation, Fair Play, Customer Focus and Passion to Win. We at Sandvik believe that the diversity of experiences, perspectives and backgrounds will contribute to successes for our employees, our company and therefore also our customers.

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Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:
Pekka Tamminen, R&D Manager, Trucks, tel. +358 40 5628524 or email: Calls on Wednesday 10th August at 8:30-9:30 am or on Monday 15th August, at 15–16, EEST.

For further information regarding the recruitment process please contact: Sandvik’s HR Services, Finland, tel. +358 800 1 44444 (8:00-16:00, EEST).

Want to join our R&D and Product Development team?

Submit your application including your salary request at by Sunday 21 August 2022. Your application should consist of an introductory letter including your salary request and your CV (in English). When applying, please make sure to also attach your cover letter when asked to upload your CV. Job ID: R0041075

About our company

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier in equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. Applications include rock drilling, rock cutting, loading and hauling, tunneling and quarrying. In 2021, revenues were approximately 41,400 million SEK with about 15,600 employees within continuing operations.

Deadline: Aug 21
Job-ID: R0041075

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