For one of our clients at a new build NPP, we are currently looking for a Chief Engineer. This is an initial 1–year contract with a possible extension and is based in Helsinki, Finland.

Role description

We are looking for an experienced Chief Engineer in the field of licensing documentation and obtaining permits for Nuclear NPP within the European regulatory framework.


  • Preparation, verification, approval and completion of project documentation
  • Design and coordinate licensing documentation and obtaining permits
  • Technical support of the licensing process and permitting process
  • Management of all technical approvals between project regulatory measures and technical parts of NPP
  • Configuration and project management
  • Non-compliance management
  • Design supervision
  • Reconciliation and approval of the project and changes
  • Technical cooperation with supplier and subcontractors
  • Cooperation with customer, regulatory and legislative authorities within their competence

Essential skills

  • Several years’ relevant experience in designing NPP facilities, incl. author’s supervision
  • Min.10-year experience in case of design large complex infrastructure projects
  • Excellent English (Verbal&Written)

Desired skills

  • Relevant experience in projects costs more than 1 billion euros
  • International experience in NPP industry and complex infrastructure projects
  • Experience of cooperation with Finnish NPP regulatory and legislative authorities
Published by Thomas Thor

Thomas Thor Associates is a consulting and recruitment organisation providing services to the global nuclear sector. We represent nuclear industry experts and provide nuclear jobs to our clients for either freelance contract assignments or permanent staff positions.

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