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Electrical engineer at Lund University

Lund University

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has around 44 000 students and more than 8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

MAX IV is a Swedish national large-scale research laboratory hosted by Lund University. It provides scientists from Sweden as well as internationally, with state-of-the-art instrumentation for research in areas such as engineering, physics, structural biology, chemistry and nanotechnology. Fully developed it will receive more than 2 000 scientists annually, conducting ground-breaking experiments in materials and life sciences using the brilliant X-ray light.

Your team
In the Automation team, we work with producing electrical schematics, functional documentation, and software integration for all machines within the Lab. Supporting the research community in building and integrating their machines to the facility, with focus on keeping people and machines safe.

Would you like to work at the brightest lightsource in the world?

MAX IV are looking for   an experienced electrical engineer to join our team. Main responsibility for this job is to produce electrical schematics, and supporting the research community in realizing their machinery for research.  

Your main work tasks will be

  • Producing electrical drawings
  • Supporting electricians during installation
  • Verifying installations
  • Ordering material
  • Supporting in-house design of research machinery
  • Standardization of electrical documentation

To be successful in this role you need to have the following qualifications

  • At least five years of work experience in the automation industry
  • At least three years of work experience in Eplan P8
  • Good understanding of SS 436 40 00 and SS-EN 60 204-1

Below are seen as merits

  • Experience with Rockwell automation products
  • Experience in process industry
  • Machine safety design
  • Process safety design
  • Experience with ATEX installations

As a person you must be able to cooperate, take initiatives, and be flexible, structured and quality conscious. You must be fluent in Swedish and English both spoken and written.

What we offer
When you join our MAX IV family, you step into a world of front edge science. We make the invisible visible by supporting scientist from all over the world, generating scientific results for the benefit of society. We offer you a multicultural work environment with great opportunities for personal development with respect for a healthy work-life balance.

Would you like to work in a challenging and supporting environment? Then join us and take the opportunity to make a real difference!

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Probationary period may apply.

On call services may apply in the future.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset. We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.

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Type of employmentPermanent position
Contract typeFull time
First day of employmentAs per agreement
SalaryMonthly salary
Number of positions1
Working hours100 %
CountySkåne län
Reference numberPA2021/2481
ContactMagnus Berglund, +46462228824
Union representativeOFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62,ådet vid Lunds , 046-222 93 64,
Last application date19.Sep.2021 11:59 PM CEST

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