Environmental coordinator

Employment terms
Last application

We are currently searching for a proactive and engaged environmental coordinator wishing to help contribute towards sustainable mining operations in Pajala. As an environmental coordinator you will be part of the environmental department at the mine. The environmental department is responsible for the environmental, work environment and sustainability aspects of our operations. The work involves you operating within an area under constant change, which makes strict demands on protection awareness and safety. Since our operations take place at the mine area in Kaunisvaara we see it as an advantage that you are stationed there.


Work duties

As an environmental coordinator you monitor the compliance of our operations with relevant environmental permits and legislation regarding the environment and working environment, carry out self-monitoring and you are responsible for reporting in to the relevant authorities. You also function as our expert on environmental issues and provide support for managers and employees to increase capacity to plan and operate from a sustainability perspective by drafting routines, risk assessments and reports. To some extent the work also includes work in the field carrying out checks and taking samples.


Education and qualifications

The successful candidate has a university-level degree in the fields of science, the environment or environmental engineering. It is a requirement to be able to handle Microsoft Office programs, above all Excel. It is a merit to have experience of practical work involving taking samples of water, soil and air. We see it as an advantage also to have a number of years’ experience in environmentally hazardous operations, preferably mining operations.


Personal properties

Since we are a company under construction we prefer you to be flexible and able to adapt to changed circumstances, and that you see opportunity in change. You possess good cooperative abilities and can function with others in an attentive and cooperative way, and are structured and able to plan, organise and prioritise in an effective way.


Scope: Full-time

Starting date: By agreement

Driving licence: B (car)

Pay: Monthly salary, individual pay determination

Employment terms: Permanent employment

Last day to apply: The last day to apply is 30 August 2019.

Send your CV and a personal letter to rekrytering@kaunisiron.se. Mark your application “Environmental coordinator”.


Contact details:

Ramona Poromaa, Environment & Sustainability Manager, 070-3940094

Sara Stridsman, Personnel Manager 070-2610077