Mine Development Engineer

Outokumpu Kemi Mine is the only chromium mine in the EU, and from there the production chain from chromium ore to stainless steel begins. The production chain continues from Kemi Mine as an integrated entity to Tornio where Outokumpu’s Ferrochrome works and stainless steel production units are located. Kemi Mine guarantees Outokumpu access to the main raw material for stainless steel, chromium, well into the future.

We are looking for a Mine Development Engineer to join our Underground Mine Production team. You will participate in research and development activities, especially in the mine digitalization.

Key responsibilities 

  • Develops digital projects for the underground mine
    • real-time data transfer
    • automation and tele-remote operation
    • the development of data analytics and the development of disturbance monitoring for mining machines
  • Open cooperation and communication with various stakeholders such Maintenance, Contractors and Contract Supervision.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Technology or similar
  • Mining, automation knowledge/experience is preferred
  • Pro-active and able to work independently also under pressure
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Fluency in Finnish and English

We offer you

  • To be involved in ensuring the digitization of mining industry
  • A clearly defined role and individual accountability
  • Opportunities for further development and qualifications
  • A challenging job in an international environment
  • Possibility of remote work

You will be located in Kemi and report to Mine Manager Henri Simpanen.

For more information please contact Henri Simpanen, tel. +358 40 5789059, email henri.simpanen@outokumpu.com


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Outokumpu is the global leader in stainless steel. The foundation of our business is our ability to tailor stainless steel into any form and for almost any purpose. Stainless steel is sustainable, durable and designed to last forever. Our customers use it to create civilization’s basic structures and its most famous landmarks as well as products for households and various industries.  Outokumpu employs some 9 500 professionals in more than 30 countries, with headquarters in Helsinki, Finland and shares listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.


Rekrytoija: Outokumpu Chrome Oy

Toimipaikka: Outokumpu Kemi Mine

Kotisivut: www.outokumpu.com

Ilmoitus jatetty: 18.11.2021

Haku päättyy: 7.12.2021 klo 23:55

Työ alkaa: 3.1.2022

Kategoria: Lapin lääni