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Iggesund Paperboard is a Swedish company and a member of the Holmen Group. The Workington Mill produces premium paperboard under the brand Incada. Our paperboard is an integral part of the shopping experience for our clients’ customers. Since 2013 we have powered the mill almost entirely by fossil fuel free energy. We value our employees and products highly. Today we are approximately 320 co-workers. Our integrated pulp and paperboard mill is located to the west of the beautiful Lake District in the north of England.

Your future challenge

We are seeking a passionate Electrical Engineering Graduate to join our enthusiastic team.  Here at Iggesund we are committed to continuous improvement – in our products, processes and people. It is this focus on development that keeps us ahead of the game and our graduates play a key part in this.

A large plant such as ours requires a range of engineering disciplines, from Electrical and Automation Engineers to Mechanical and Civil Engineers.  As a graduate engineer you will gain experience and knowledge from the highly skilled engineers on site, as well as contributing to development or capital projects as part of a team. In line with your Continued Professional Development you may begin working towards chartered status with bodies such as IET.

This position will operate closely with production colleagues in order to develop a joined-up approach to increasing uptime, reducing cost and ensuring sustainability. 

To apply for this role, you should possess:

  • a degree in Electrical Engineering
  • knowledge of maintenance and project engineering preferred
  • future leadership skills and
  • be a capable self-starter, passionate about proactive engineering practices

 Preferably you will possess knowledge of the pulp and paper process and mill capabilities, although this isn’t essential. 

We offer you 

Holmen is an equal opportunities employer that values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. 

We are devoted and committed to developing our teams and ensuring that our staff have the courage, commitment and responsibility to perform at their best. We provide significant resources to enable you to achieve your potential and expect our staff to perform to the best of their ability at all times.  

  • A competitive salary
  • Contributory pension plan
  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays) and the option to buy additional holidays
  • Life assurance
  • A range of benefits to support your health and wellbeing 
  • On-site staff canteen
  • Cycle to work scheme

Apply today

If you’re looking for the opportunity to challenge yourself and make a positive impact with a pioneering customer orientated business, we’d love to hear from you.  Please click the “Apply for this position” link at the end of the advert and upload your CV to arrive by 1600 hours on 30th April 2021. 

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Employment level

Time limited employment (temporary)

Working hours


Occupation degree

Full time



Last day of application

30 April, 2021