Career Opportunities at Kiruna Wagon

We are always keen to hear from talented professionals with genuine experience of series manufacturing for the railway or heavy transport industry, who would like to join our team. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and covering letter to:

Below are the positions we are currently seeking to fill, with details on how to apply.



Apply by Mars 7, 2018

Mekanisk konstruktör för produktutveckling

Vi söker en passionerad konstruktör för innovativ produktutveckling i ett engagerat team. Tillsammans arbetar vi mot vår högt ställda målsättning att leverera världens bästa malmtransportsystem.

Kiruna Wagon befinner sig i en spännande utvecklingsfas med egna serietillverkade produkter som nu introduceras på en global marknad.

Dina arbetsuppgifter kommer till stor del att bero på dina kompetenser. Vi söker en hungrig konstruktör som kan tänka både innovativt och strukturerat.

Inom hela organisationen arbetar vi med ett starkt fokus på att identifiera och skapa värde, enligt Lean Thinking-modellen. Det är meriterande om du har erfarenhet av Lean som arbetsmetod. Då våra kunder finns över hela världen är det viktigt att du är bekväm med engelska i tal och skrift.

Hos oss är du med och påverkar produkternas, företagets och din egen utveckling.

Placeringsort: Kiruna

Kontakt och ansökan

Frågor och ansökan riktas till:
Martin Malmelöv
076-246 53 85

Sista ansökningsdag är onsdag den 7 mars 2018, men intervjuer sker löpande så skicka gärna in din ansökan redan idag!

All kontakt med sälj-, annons- eller rekryteringsföretag undanbedes vänligen men bestämt.



Apply by October 25, 2017

Sales-oriented Vice Managing Director

We are looking for a dedicated Project Manager, also Vice Managing Director, who wants to be involved in developing an exciting growth company towards an international market.

About the role

As Vice Managing Director you are a key member of our team and will be project managing the development and production of our world-leading ore and heavy dry bulk rail wagons. Together with the company’s Managing Director, you will assume an international sales responsibility and conduct proactive sales work directed at mines and transport companies worldwide. The work involves some travel, both in Sweden and abroad.

You will begin your employment with an introduction adapted to your previous experience in production and its peripheral functions.

Your profile

We are looking for an organisational and driven person with experience from managing production projects in rail transport or series production of other types of heavy duty vehicles.

To be successful in this role, you must have a talent for identifying business opportunities. Knowledge in logistics and economics and a professional commitment to sustainability are important merits that make you an attractive candidate. We value a humble leadership style and an ability to establish and sustain customer and partner relationships. Ideally, you are experienced in Lean production and interested in working according to these principles.

The role requires

• Bachelor or Master of Science in Engineering.
• Project management experience in the production of heavy transport solutions.
• Sales experience in a leading position in the industry or transport sector.
• Good knowledge of Swedish and English.
• Category B driving license.

We offer

Kiruna Wagon offers a stimulating workplace in Sweden’s mining capital Kiruna. We will place great emphasis on giving you the opportunity to grow and develop within the organisation and the right candidate will be able to actively influence our company’s direction and development.

More information and how to apply

For more information about this position, please send an email to, or call Fredrik Kangas, Managing Director, +46 (0)70-575 70 56.

We welcome your application by e-mail to Applications close on 25 October 2017.

View Swedish version of this ad on Platsbanken.

We firmly decline all contact with recruitment, advertising and consulting companies.



About Kiruna

Kiruna is a unique town in northernmost Sweden with a population of about 23,000, low unemployment levels and a strong faith in the future. Just around the corner is the vast wilderness of Lapland that invites to exciting outdoor activities during all seasons. The state-owned mining company LKAB secures a long term future for Kiruna, but currently the strongest job market is in health care and education. The private work sector is also thriving, especially in areas such as mining engineering and tourism. There are several daily flights between Kiruna and Stockholm Arlanda airport, which means easy access to Stockholm and the world. For those who value an active outdoor lifestyle, a rich community life with many active associations, and a great chance for a quality family life in a small town where everything is within easy reach – Kiruna has a lot to offer. For more information about Kiruna, visit: