Maintenance Technician

Varberg, Sweden

Main responsibilities and duties :

AKWEL Sweden AB is the automotive industry’s resource for shaped pipes and conduits in metallic materials with high technical competence in air and liquid distribution. A Swedish technology-intensive production industry with a focus on manufacturing worldclass pipes. With factories in Varberg and Ulricehamn, AKWEL has sales of SEK 489 million and employs a total of approximately 320 people, 130 people working in Varberg. To read more about us, feel free to visit our website


  • Carries out maintenance work (preventive and corrective), in line with the schedule and processes defined by the command line, respecting safety rules and working conditions,
  • Makes sure that equipment is well maintained and available for the production activity,
  • Enters information on repairs conducted in the computer system and updates machine files,
  • Suggests improvements to resources in order to optimize: safety conditions, quality and production costs.


Requirements :

Qualifications and Experience

High school diploma in a technical subject in the speciality with experience in an industrial/manufacturing setting.


Professional abilities

  • Meticulous, proactive, able to work independently and take the initiative, receptive, communication skills, keen to acquire new professional skills, service-minded, analytical capacity and diagnostic capabilities,
  • Proficient in desktop applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Knowledge of technical English an advantage



Technical knowledge

  • Proficiency in the techniques employed in his area of activity.
  • Awareness of issues relating to hygiene, safety and the environment.
  • Some specific training requirements (forklift truck driver, etc.) may be necessary, depending on the activities.



Localization:   Varberg, Sweden
Contract type:   Permanent, Full Time
Department:   Production
Starting date:   ASAP
Salary:   To be defined


Send application to

Any questions about the role please contact Jörgen Öhrvall +46764950040.

Please note that we use an ongoing selection process. Incomplete applications will not be processed.