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Fire Saftey Engineer

Karlskrona, Sweden
Closing date
4 December 2021
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Are you an analytical Fire safety engineer interested in developing the next generation of submarines and surface ships? Then this is a unique opportunity to join the crew!

Your role

As a Fire safety engineer, you have an important role in the safe design of our submarines and surface ships. Your purpose is to support the fulfillment of fire safety regulations in the design process, contributing to a safe work environment for the crews that operate the ships. You will perform analyses in areas such as holistic fire protection, passive and active fire protection measures, requirements on fire protection systems, design of fire preventing solutions, and selection of materials.

Your main tasks will be:

  • Interpretation and application of fire safety regulations and standards

  • Coordinate and perform fire tests for non-standard design approval

  • Perform fire safety analysis and calculations

You will work from our office in Malmö, however for the right candidate placement in Karlskrona is a possibility. The work may involve some business travel, both within Sweden and abroad.

Your profile

In your role as a fire safety engineer, you are analytical, good at risk assessment, and you have the ability to understand complex technical systems in naval applications. You are also team oriented and a good communicator, combined with thoroughness and curiosity.

Who you are is of great value for us in our selection process. So straight out of school or with experience, you might be the one for us.

Required skills:

  • Relevant engineering degree (eg. fire, risk/safety, etc.)

  • Excellent knowledge in the Microsoft Office suite

  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written

Desired skills:

  • Experience from work with fire safety

  • Experience from naval ships/shipbuilding, automotive, aviation, nuclear, process, or oil & gas industries

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

What you will be a part of

With us, you get the chance to influence the products that protect our borders and help maintain a peaceful world. You will be part of multiple projects allowing you to develop and broaden yourself and our leading edge technology within the shipbuilding area. As we work for an even gender distribution, we are happy to see female applicants for this position. We know diversity makes us better!

Business Area Kockums
Inside our leading naval factory

If you are interested in what benefits you can take part of as an employee at Saab in Sweden, you can read more about them here.

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. Your application may be in Swedish or English.

Questions about the job? Don´t hesitate to contact;
Per Kårén, recruiting manager +46 734 34 10 92

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.