Nuclear Safety Engineer

Fennovoima is a nuclear power company established in 2007. Our power plant will be constructed in Pyhäjoki, Northern Ostrobothnia. We are looking for several development-oriented professionals to join our remarkable and unique project. Fennovoima is a flexible and international community where you can make your mark with your work.

Nuclear Safety Engineer

We are looking for an expert on nuclear safety design related issues. Your main responsibilities will be to review licensing and design documents and to ensure the fulfilment of regulatory and owner’s requirements. You will work in close co-operation with plant supplier and technical disciplines in Fennovoima. You will represent Fennovoima’s Nuclear Safety department in discussions with plant supplier when developing concepts and analyses for various external and internal threats. You will also discuss design solutions with Finnish regulator. We expect you to have good knowledge and demonstrated experience on plant level nuclear safety design and requirements.

Your tasks will include e.g.

  • review of concepts (e.g. safety concept) and safety analyses documents
  • responsibility on review of design against internal threats
  • participating in review of failure tolerance analysis

Ideal candidate for this position has

  • Master’s degree in technology, engineering, physics or similar field
  • At least 3 years of experience in tasks related to nuclear safety and technology
  • Good knowledge on Finnish YVL requirements, especially YVL B.1 and YVL B.7
  • Familiarity of other national and international regulatory requirements
  • Language skills: Finnish language skills and advanced skills in English language both verbally and in writing
  • Good interaction and communication skills

We appreciate professional and positive team players who are eager to assume responsibility and have the desire to develop new power generation.

Do you want to join our team? Please leave your CV, respond to the open questions and give your salary request in our application form no later than 26.11.2017.

For further information, please contact Nuclear Safety Manager Pekka Viitanen tel. +358 20 7578 491 on Wednesday 15.11.2017 at 14-15.30 or Psycon Consultant Mira Karilahti tel. +358 (0)20 7101 238 on Monday 20.11. at 13-14.

More information about Fennovoima you will find on our website:

Work location: Helsinki capital area next 2 years and later Pyhäjoki

Applying starts: 2017-11-10 00:01 Applying ends: 2017-11-26 23:59