Head waiter

Camp Ripan is a modern, innovative experience facility with Kiruna’s magnificent nature just around the corner. We are a family-owned company and we who work here are committed to providing our guests with the best that Kiruna has to offer in terms of hospitality, comfort, food, drink, activities, and experiences. We are now looking for you who, in addition to enjoying a fun and challenging job, are ready for the grand mountain world, sparkling northern lights, and amazing leisure activities.

In the heart of Camp Ripan, you will find our restaurant where we offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as the possibility for larger events. The inspiration comes from the city’s three cultures – Swedish, Sami, and Tornedalian – and this permeates our entire operation. The restaurant and our evening service are a significant and important part of this. Are you our next head waiter?

About the position

We are looking for someone who is passionate about service and ready to take on the responsibility of head water in our à la carte restaurant. Here we have 90 seats with the possibility to expand to 200 places for larger events. Through hospitality and leadership, you create the right conditions for you and your colleagues in the service to be able to give our guests world-class service.

We are looking for someone who is

  • Experienced in the industry
  • Pedagogical
  • Unpretentious
  • Efficient
  • Accustomed to working at a sometimes high pace
  • Capable of leading a team that works together towards commonly set goals

Language skills

Fluency in Swedish and/or English in speech is a requirement, other language skills are meritorious.


A permanent position with a scope of 100%, where most of the working hours are in the evenings, including weekends. Salary by agreement. Interviews are ongoing and the position will be filled when we find the right person. For questions, contact our HR coordinator Elin Bertilsdotter Karlsson at elin@ripan.se.

Employee benefits

As a permanent, fixed-term, or probationary employee at Camp Ripan, you have free training (gym, yoga, and other group training) at several different gyms and actors in Kiruna, as well as free swimming at the Swimming Hall. In addition, you also get your share of a padel booking at no cost on our own courts and receive employee discounts on entry to Aurora Spa, food in our restaurant, and goods in our Sportshop.


We have several different staff accommodations, from rooms in a villa to modular houses adjacent to our facility, and can offer rooms subject to availability.

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