We are now looking for a Waste Systems Support Engineer for a project in Olkiluoto. Work starts as soon as possible and estimated duration is 6 months.

The scope of Self Standing Systems includes a various area of several systems composed of different kind of technologies, electrical, I&C, mechanical parts and process part. The PLCs used are mainly SIMATIC S7 based including HMI (WinCC or WinCC flex).

Following activities are included within the scope:
  1. Review of the automation portion of the SSS prior to commissioning start with regard to:
  • SSS requisition file. Depending on the purchase order placed for the Self Standing System, the test execution program may be impacted.
  • Detailed design documents availability at applicable reference configuration.
  • Completeness and correctness of commissioning test documents.
  • Testing equipment – specific training and spare parts required.
  • Status of open points already assigned to the PLC and analysis of their impacts on commissioning schedule.
  • On-site inspection of the equipment and follow-up of its installation.
  • Software availability and accessibility in line with IT Security and configuration management rules.
  • Assessment of the workload for that support including the performance of loop testing.
  • Assessment of supplier’s support needed – if any.
  • Support the Commissioning Engineer in charge of the system at ECC stage (Erection Completion Certificate), i.e. during the transfer of the automation equipment from erection to commissioning.
  1. Execution of the automation related commissioning activities:
  • Support the RFCC (ready for commissioning certificate) managed by the Commissioning Engineer in charge of the system the automation equipment belongs to.
  • Day-to-day execution of the test programs as per system Commissioning Engineer instructions (Permit-to-Test) including the issue of test reports (Result Record Sheets).
  • Issuance of fault notifications in case of equipment defect noted at commissioning stage.
  • Creation of open points in case of deviations or events noted at commissioning stage, including analysis and possible solutions.
  • Troubleshooting and analysis activities on a need basis.
  • Implementation of temporary changes at commissioning stage according to project procedures.
  • On-site re-testing of approved changes – if applicable.
  • Enforcement of IT-Security and HSE rules.
  • Support to the transfer process of the system from commissioning to OIO (Operations Integrated Organization) at completion of pre-operational tests.
  1. Control and monitoring activities:
  • Provide inputs with regard to work progress and status on a system basis to system Commissioning Engineer.
  • Provide inputs with regard to overall status and workload to I&C Commissioning Head Branch.
  • Propose corrective actions in case of deviations in test performance s or test reports.
  1. Closing-out activities:
  • Support the issue of System Commissioning Reports (SCR) and Phase Commissioning Reports (PCR) for their portions dealing with PLC.
  • Support the closing of open points assigned to Commissioning and related to the automation equipment.
Required skills:
  • High knowledge in Automation and Engineering.
  • Work confidently within site teams and supplier.
  • Adapt successfully to changing situations and environments.
  • Gather information systematically to establish facts and principles. Problem solving.
  • Manage time effectively, prioritizing tasks and able to work to deadlines.
  • Highly motivated to solve problems/issues and target oriented.
  • Fluent English is required both written and spoken. Finnish and/or French and/or German language knowledge is a plus.
 Required technical skills:
Competent in the following software packages – depending on the scope entrusted:
  • Step 7 Professional (5.4).
  • WinCC and WinCC Flex.
Windows XP, Windows 7 and Microsoft Office Competent in analyzing, testing and problem solving:
  • S7 Function blocks and configured software faults.
  • PLCs of 300 and 400 series hardware and configuration.
  • S7 Distributed Safety + F-Systems, S7-300/400 F or H series.
  • Networking connection troubleshooting.
  • Siemens HMI and display troubleshooting.
  • Analog and binary process transmitter troubleshooting.
  • Networking, Profibus and Ethernet troubleshooting.
  • Electrical errors and faulty connections.
  • Setting errors related to transmitters.
  • Physical errors in transmitter reading.
  • PID controllers.
  • Various analyzers.
Competent in reading, understanding and correction, if necessary:
  • Electrical drawings, wiring, termination and circuit diagrams (relay logic).
  • Instrumentation drawings, hookup, connection, data sheet and calibration certificate.
  • Process drawing, PI&D, flow diagrams and hydraulic.
  • Test procedures, test equipment used and results.
Position is filled as soon as suitable candidate is found. To apply please send application and CV with salary request to rekry.nipromecgroup@nipromec.com.