We are looking for a Safety Engineer for Commissioning and Safety validation for our client working on the Olkiluoto 3 project. Work starts as soon as possible, estimated duration is 12 months.


The position is part of the process and safety organization located in OL3.

Safety Engineer has two main activities within the Process & Safety team.
First main activity is the coordination and contribution to the tasks related to determin-istic safety and safety for operation which compromises assessment of systems to en-sure contractual commitment for Plant safety and availability and validation of the re-sults and requirements from safety analyses by means of site walk downs and prepa-ration of corresponding documentation.

Second main activity is the contribution to the commissioning, comprising a direct communication with the commissioning team and the counterpart at customer side for clarification of technical questions in regard to nuclear safety. General support to the Process & Safety team for clarification of open appoints, DCR investigation, etc. is also part of Safety Engineer daily tasks.

Commissioning related tasks:

  • Review and analyses of the technical commissioning documentation
  • System Commissioning programs
  • Commissioning instructions
  • Elaboration of safety positions / analyses in the frame of the support to commissioning activities
  • Technical Follow-up of open points and support for clarification of findings during com-missioning activities related to safety criteria
  • Support and contribution to engineering documentation, relevant for commissioning activities or operating documentation
  • Operating Manuals
  • Nuclear Testing Manuals
  • Operating Strategies for Severe Accidents

Deterministic safety activities:

  • Assessment of systems in the frame of Reliability, Availability and Maintainability studies, acting as interface between Site and HBO
  • Validation of safety features and results of safety analyses with walk downs on Site, preparation of corresponding documentation and interface with HBO

Technical requirements:

  • Experience in nuclear safety and/or system engineering
  • Background on Pressurized water reactor (PWR) operation, background on EPR would be appreciated
  • Background on Nuclear Safety analyses and/or I&C requirements from a Process and Safety point of view
  • Practical experience with nuclear standards and guides standards (e.g. YVLs, KTAs, ASN…)
  • Capability to understand complex systems

Skills required:

  • Rigorous and reliable
  • Promote teamwork and communication
  • Planning culture, committed to deliver on time
  • Capability to work under pressure
  • Fluent English required both written and spoken

Position is filled as soon as suitable candidate is found. To apply please send application and CV with salary request to