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Job Title:  Laboratory Engineer


Do you want to help us meet the increasing demands for fire testing at NKT? And do you want to play an important role in generating reliable, consistent and accurate laboratory results?


Then you might be the one we are looking for!


You will join a small team of 6 employees in Material Technology (five in Falun and one in Asnaes) who works closely together with similar teams based in Karlskrona and Cologne with main focus on materials and material testing.


The role:

  • Plan, perform and report laboratory work according to applicable standards and instructions.
  • Operating and maintaining equipment within the fire laboratory.
  • Conducting and supporting customer projects, R&D projects, production and other functions within NKT.
  • Test and evaluate materials applicable for cables within different fire classes. 

Your profile:

You are a thorough and methodical team player, who see possibilities, take initiatives to find solutions and you are eager to learn. You enjoy laboratory work, are a service-oriented person with a passion to engage and support your co-workers. Precision, quality awareness, responsibility, engagement and flexibility are important personal characteristics.


  • The ideel candidate have been working hands on within a laboratory or with the processes for cable manufacturing for a couple of years and might hold education within engineering, chemistry or have gained similar knowledge through working.
  • Verbal and written communication skills in English are important.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) is meritorious.


If you have questions, please reach out to Director Material Technology Anne Jansson, tel +46  70 5455786, anne.jansson@nkt.com or Material Specialist Morten Skraep-Nielsen , tel. +45 40301284,  morten.skraep.nielsen@nkt.com.


We Welcome with your application as soon as possible as we handle all applications on an ongoing basis. 

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