Electrical Engineer (Electric driveline)
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area in the Sandvik Group and leading supplier of equipment and tools, service, support and technical solutions for the mining industry and niches such as quarrying, tunneling, demolition, dimensional stone, recycling and civil engineering industry. The offering covers drilling and mechanical cutting, loading and hauling, crushing and screening, demolition and recycling and various solutions to increase automation. Annual sales 2015 amounted to about SEK 30 971 M, with approximately 14 000 employees.
Product Area Load & Haul’s Turku plant is a global technology and manufacturing center for loading & hauling equipment for mining and construction industries. The Systems Engineering team within R&D and Product Development organization is now looking for proactive Electrical Engineer (Electric driveline). The position is permanent and based in Turku, Finland.
Key performance areas
You will work on electric systems (24VDC – 1000VAC) of underground loaders and dump trucks. Your main responsibility area includes electric drive motors, related control electronics such as inverters, and secondly, drive batteries and charging systems. Your key task is to work in concept and product development projects ensuring that electrical solutions and components are selected based on facts, according to standards and within given schedules. In the projects, you will work as a team member. In your focus area, you are expected to take a strong role in discussing technical details with internal and external parties. As a secondary task, you will also be involved in hands-on technical aftermarket and production support.
Your profile
You have a suitable educational background in electrics (B.Sc. or M.Sc.) and work experience of electrical design engineering in the area of automotive or mobile equipment. You also have either work experience or at least educational background in drive battery technologies and their implementation in mobile environment. You are used to interpret technical standards and directives. You have hands-on experience of using PDM systems and schematics drawing tools like E3, Vertex etc.
Using your skills and experience you are able to evaluate the suitability of technical solutions and components against the tough mining environment. You are a creative and proactive doer with good team work skills to work together with experts from different engineering areas. You are used to work with both written and spoken English language. Understanding of hydraulics, mechanics and control systems of mobile equipment and machines is a strong bonus.
We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion. We offer you interesting tasks in an international business environment as well as opportunities for your professional competence and career development.
Contact information
For further information about this position, please contact:
Jaakko Nousiainen, R&D Manager, Systems Engineering, tel. +358 (0)40 701 2649. For more information, call on January 13th at 8-12.
For further information regarding the recruitment process please contact Sandvik’s HR Services, Finland, tel. +358 (0)800 1 44 444.
Please send your application and CV including your salary request by January 15th, 2017.
Read about Sandvik and apply at www.sandvik.com/careers.
Job ID: 348257
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2015, the Group had about 46,000 employees and sales of about 91 billion SEK in more than 150 countries.
Deadline: 15 Jan 2017
Job-ID: 348257