Underground Rock Mechanics Engineer

We assume that you share our basic values; enthusiasm, responsibility and personal commitment. In Boliden, all employees are actively involved in achieving a safe and good work environment and Health & safety issues are top priority. Boliden Mines staff function has approximately 300 employees and includes, among other departments: HR & Sustainability, Finance, Technology, Business Development and Exploration.

Work duties

Your main task is to develop and present risk analyses, dimensioning criterias and rock reinforcement plans for our mines production planning. This is done by performing:
• Rock inspections including geomechanical characterization
• Evaluation of rock-mass strengths and material properties
• Field measurements
• Rock mechanics stability analysis

The work includes performing:
• Logging of drill cores
• Empirical and analytical analysis of stopes, pillars, and shafts
• Development of the rock mechanical work for application in production.

The position is based at the mining engineering department in Boliden and the work is carried out largely in cooperation with our mines planning and production staff, geologists and colleagues at mining engineering.

Education and qualifications

You have a Master’s degree in Mining or Civil engineering or related discipline. Experience of rock mechanics is a merit. The position involves travelling. You speak and write Swedish and English unhindered and you can present suggestions orally and in writing in a structured manner and have good communication skills with all levels of the organisation. All candidates must be legally authorized to work in Sweden


For more information please contact Anders Peterssontfn +46703 514 347, 

Trade union information

Holger Rilinger (Sveriges Ingenjörer), tel. +46 910-70 57 59, Magnus Filipsson (Unionen), tel. +46 910-77 33 29, Peter Markström (Ledarna), tel. +46 910-77 40 09.


We strive to achieve diversity among our employees and therefore welcome all applicants. Your application will be processed in accordance with the GDPR. Any questions regarding your application should be directed to Janet Johnsson, Human Resources, tel. +46 910-77 45 66.

Contact from recruitment and staffing companies, and media sales persons is declined without exception since Boliden manages the entire recruitment process itself.

As the selection process is ongoing, it is important that you submit your application as soon as possible.

The latest date for application which is 30 september 2018

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Sista ansökningsdag : 30 september . Arbetsort : Hela landet

Kategorier : Bygg & Anläggning Teknik & Ingenjör

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