Section Manager Power distribution & Energy

Vacancies 16 April 2019

Closing date





Charlotta Lundblad +46 (10) 2174274
Jonas Lonefalk +46 (40) 348060
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Your role

As Section Manager of section Power distribution and Energy, you will be leading a team of ten System and Development engineers in all projects and line activities. Project responsibilities include resource planning, project progress follow-up for own team activities and accountability for own team deliveries in all projects. You are also responsible of own team quotation work, line budget and project budget. Line activities include performance management, salaries, competence and process development.

As a leader you drive and motivate a highly engaged and experienced team, where your involvement concerns both technical decisions, setting up suitable project team, follow-up project and co-workers progress. You setup both individual and project goals for all team members and support them in their daily work. Your role is to encourage team members to take a big portion of personal responsibility and creating a helping organization both within and outside your own section.

As a Section Manager, you will be a member of the CEA (Combat electrical & automation) management team where you take an active part in the strategic work, such as long term planning, process development, team-to-team cooperation and technical roadmaps. You report to the dedicated manager for CEA, Jonas Lonefalk.
The position is placed in Karlskrona at our centrally located office nearby the sea. Approximately 30-40 business travels per year is part of the job.

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Your profile
You have several years of experience in successfully leading engineers as line manager or in projects. You have a technical experience base from the electrical and energy area, such as power distribution, generators, large batteries or electrical propulsion. Experience from the naval industry or background from the Swedish navy is a merit.

As a person you need to have a genuine interest in people and an ability to make people feel comfortable working with you. You have a structured and long-term way of working but can be flexible and make fast decisions when required. We are looking for you who are highly motivated and always seek ways to improve efficiency and to reach goals. Proficiency in Swedish and English as well as driving license is a requirement.

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. This position require that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

What you will be part of
Section Power distribution and Energy is a part of Business Area Kockums. We are both locally rooted as well as growing on an international market. Here you will get to collaborate with experienced engineers and professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth.

Questions about the role? Please contact Jonas Lonefalk, recruiting manager +46 734 34 10 60
or Charlotta Lundblad, HR Specialist Recruitment +46 734 34 12 74.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.

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