Kongsberg Maritime

Machine Operator/Maskin Operatør

An exciting opportunity has arisen as Machine Operator in our Sensors and Robotics division. As a machine operator you will have responsibility for the control of advanced machines and production of composites and modules for our hydro-acoustic subsea sensors that will be operating at great depths. Our composites consist of piezoelectric ceramics and several other materials that go through many different machining processes, such as dicing, grinding, milling and laser.

With us, you will join a committed and competent team of colleagues that share knowledge and help each other. As a machine operator, you should be accurate, thorough, tidy and have technical understanding. We are looking for you that are proactive and self-driven and with a drive to be a part of our journey.

Key accountabilities

  • Prepare products for machining and operating the departments CNC machines
  • Perform first piece check/control
  • Perform first line maintenance of the department’s machinery and process equipment
  • LEAN work, as well as other process and quality improvement projects
  • Report deviations on HSE, products, processes, and machines

Qualifications and experience

  • Experience as a Machine Operator or experience in the CNC machining profession is an advantage
  • Preferable good IT-knowledge with Microsoft Office and ERP systems
  • Proficiency in Norwegian, written, and oral
  • Preferably good English, written and oral

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. For more information visit www.nsm.no.

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • comply to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • create a stable and re-assuring work atmosphere and support and encourage the team.
  • communicate in a clear, precise, and structured way
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information, and support others in the pursuit of team goals

What we can offer

This is an exciting opportunity to join us in Kongsberg. With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours and holiday arrangements in addition to a good pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.

Work location
Horten, Strandpromenaden

Point of contact
Group Manager, SC Production CNC Paul Ansgar M. Thomas +47 92 60 64 79

Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, is a global marine technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including: merchant, offshore, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defence and aerospace

Our Sensors and Robotics division develops and delivers world class connected sensors and smart robotics for Marine, Research and Naval applications. The division has the responsibility for KM's leading offering of Underwater Mapping systems, Underwater Positioning, Marine Robotics, Fishery and Naval Sensors, Precision Positioning and Sensing Solutions.

At Kongsberg, we believe in tackling challenging problems and delivering extreme performance for extreme conditions.  We do that through excellent products and services developed for delivering the greatest benefits to our customers.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication


Maskin Operatør

Vi søker dyktig og dedikert medarbeider til produksjon av kompositter og moduler til våre hydro-akustiske undervannssensorer som skal kunne operere på store havdyp. Jobben krever nøyaktighet, renslighet og teknisk forståelse.

Våre kompositter består av piezoelektrisk keramikk som går igjennom flere forskjellige maskinerings prosesser.



• Fordel med erfaring som Maskin Operatør, erfaring innenfor CNC maskineringsfaget eller Produksjonsteknikkfaget.

• Gode PC kunnskaper, god erfaring med MS. Office og helst også ERP erfaring.

• Beherske norsk skriftlig og muntlig, helst også engelsk.



• Praktisk, og med god teknisk og mekanisk forståelse.

• Stor arbeidskapasitet og gjennomføringsevne.

• Ryddig, systematisk, løsningsorientert, med fokus på kvalitet.

• Selvstendig og med gode samarbeidsevner.



• Klargjøre produkter til bearbeiding og drifte avdelingens CNC maskiner.

• Utføre førstebits kontroll.

• Drive førstelinjes vedlikehold av avdelingens maskiner og prosessutstyr.

• LEAN arbeid, samt andre prosess- og kvalitets-forbedringsprosjekter.

• Rapportere avvik på HMS, produkter, prosesser og maskiner.


Type stilling

• Dagtid / 2-skift / 3-skift etter behov


Dette ansettelsesesforholdet kan kreve sikkerhetsklarering fra Nasjonal sikkerhetsmyndighet. Hvis du vil ha mer informasjon, kan du gå til www.nsm.no.


For mer informasjon, kontakt:

Paul Ansgar M. Thomas, Group Manager, SC Production CNC Paul.Ansgar.Thomas@km.kongsberg.com

Mob. 926 06 479

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