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KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.
Production engineering (IIP) includes techniques which mainly concern engineer technical development of products, processes, systems and methods that have direct impact on this production. The area includes everything from engineering aspects of manufacturing to assembly of components for functional products and recycling issues associated with these disciplines.
The Department of Production Engineering (IIP) conducts advanced production technology education and research in three main areas: manufacturing and measurement systems, digital smart production focusing on automation and assembly as well as sustainable production systems. The operations are laboratory intensive where the latest technology and modern equipment are developed and used both in education and research. Examples are machines for additive and subtractive manufacturing of metal and plastic components, measuring equipment for advanced sound and vibratory analysis in cutting machining and control systems for human robot collaborations. In order to maintain the engineering skills, the department offers a technician’s position.
The following areas are within the scope of the position:
The position offers great opportunities for personal development as work is carried out in close cooperation with researchers, students and industrial companies.
The position is a permanent employment, where KTH applies probationary employment the first 6 months.
To qualify for the position, you must have at least a high school level education within engineering, automation or equivalent. You have experience of modern engineering work, as well as experience of working with advanced machines such as numerical controlled workshop machines and industrial robots. Further on, knowledge in Swedish and/ or English, spoken and written, is mandatory.
It is a prerequisite if you have a M.Sc. in mechanical engineering, automation or equivalent. It is also meritorious if you have:
We will place great emphasis on your personal suitability, where we are looking for a highly motivated candidate who can work independently and in groups. Furthermore, you are:
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