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Sr. Environmental Specialist



Take the next step in your career and contribute to a greener world and placing environment on top of the agenda.


You will be part of the Health, Safety, Environment department. We are an engaged and skilled team supporting the organization to improve HSE performance within the business and to fulfill internal and external requirements. Our vision in NKT is – We Connect a Greener World.

If you want to be part of a successful and growing business with a great focus on a greener world and you have experience from environmental work, then this could be the right role for you.


Supportive colleague with internal and external contacts

You will play a key role in driving improvements within the environment area. An important part of your work will be to support our organization by providing processes to reduce the environmental impact. You will be the point of contact with the environmental authorities and securing permits according to legislation.

You will participate in cross functional teams for example waste and energy efficiency to improve performance. Furthermore, you will develop, document and implement routines and instructions to improve our work methods. You will also be part of investigations to identify root causes, suggest solutions and ensure implementation.


On a daily business this is what the role includes:


  • Implement and maintain effective local procedures in the operations to enhance the Environmental performance and ensure fulfillment of requirements.  
  • Maintain the list of laws and other requirements relating to Environment.
  • Coordinate yearly evaluation of law compliance.
  • Coordinate scope of work within ISO 14001.
  • Support the operations in achieving Environmental objectives. 
  • Report & Analyze Environmental KPI´s for the site. 
  • Provide solutions and advice in the day-to-day operations. 
  • Participate or lead root cause analysis of incidents and accidents. 
  • Act as a speaking partner and participate in risk assessments. 
  • Ensures required and adequate measurements are performed within the environmental scope, such as external noise measurements, emissions to air and water. 
  • Coordinate yearly risk and environmental aspects assessment.
  • Secure permits according to the legislation.
  • Point of contact with environmental authorities and external stakeholders.



Experienced and able to develop sustainable relations

You have great experience from previous Environmental work, and you can work independent and take own initiatives. With your collaborative and communicative skills, you easily develop sustainable relations and you are able to support and increase the awareness of environment. Combining this with your ability to think systematically, you contribute to our success.


Additionally, your CV includes:


  • You preferably have a Master’s degree in science
  • Permit management
  • Experience from contact with authorities
  • Fluency in English and Swedish is a must

Contact and application

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.   

Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest 2021-09-30.
Tests can occur in our recruitment processes.

If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager, Sr Manager HSE Karlskrona Ulrica Hjerm, Ulrica.hjerm@nkt.com or +46 73 088 40 22 or Recruiter, HR Business Partner Annika Svensson, annika.svensson@nkt.com. Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.

Union Representatives
Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
Unionen - Mikael Hammarin +46 455 75 972
Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911


Welcome with your application!




About NKT
NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com.


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Posting Date:  31-Aug-2021

Lyckeby, SE, 37165

Type:  Permanent

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